Senior Consultant

at Embedding Impact
Location Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa
Date Posted
Category General
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR

Description

 

About the Job

Embedding Impact is looking for a self-driven team player, who is passionate about driving social performance and impact, and has strong demonstrable detail orientation, data management, team management and project management skills to join their team as a Senior Consultant.

 

The successful candidate will be responsible for private and public sector client advisory and consulting on impact management solutions. The work includes, but is not limited to, developing and implementing impact strategies, and measuring and managing impact performance. Team responsibilities entail driving project progress for client delivery and managing a team of consultants and graduates. A strong detail-orientation, as well as data management skills are key for any applicant to be considered. Experience in Monitoring & Evaluation, Social Impact Management and/or Sustainability would be advantageous.

 

Key Responsibilities

Execute and manage day-to-day activities of Social Impact Management projects, including supporting teams technically and managerially to ensure high quality deliverables to the client

 

Manage a team of consultants and graduates

 

Provide input to Partners on strategic direction of the business

 

Undertake necessary research to support consulting practice

 

Manage impact information and databases relating to internal and external projects

 

Leadership and management of team productivity for successful client delivery

 

Requirements

Demonstrate experience and ability to manage a team to deliver on multiple projects

 

A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree – Preferably in M&E, Statistics, Commerce, Sustainability, Development studies or other relevant fields

 

Studying towards a Master’s Degree in Development Studies, M&E or Sustainability would be advantageous

 

3-5 years of experience in quantitative and qualitative data collection, activity monitoring and evaluation, data analysis, and report writing is essential

 

Demonstrable experience in managing a project end-to-end

 

Experience of working in a team, participating in the collective coordination of the work of the team by contributing to setting priorities, motivating self and others, and resolving team conflicts

 

Ability and willingness to work in an entrepreneurial environment (small organisation) preferable

 

Possess a valid SA driver’s licence

 

Willingness to travel

 

Interested candidates can send their CV

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