Vacancy: Consultant/Senior Consultant, ekosgen (Glasgow)
ekosgen is a social and economic research consultancy. Part of the Growth Company Group we work for a wide range of clients in the economic and social development and regeneration sector from our offices in Glasgow, Manchester and Sheffield. Our clients are predominantly in the public and voluntary sectors. In Scotland this includes the Scottish Government, local authorities, the NHS, Skills Development Scotland, Highlands and Islands Enterprise and Scottish Enterprise.
We help our clients to enhance their understanding of the future directions of economies, initiatives, businesses, and local communities. We also help clients to satisfy monitoring and reporting requirements for government organisations, agencies, and funding bodies, and provide strategic, operational and action-oriented support.
We work across the skills, economic development and social policy agendas providing the following key services:
• Evidence and research
• Economic and social impact appraisal
• Programme and project evaluation and performance assessment
• Strategy and policy review and development
• Business case and funding
• Sector and workforce development
Our work environment is very stimulating, and we are committed to providing high quality evidence-based consultancy support. Find out more about us at www.ekosgen.co.uk
We are looking for a Consultant and/or Senior Consultant (depending on experience) to be part of our Glasgow team (with flexible working arrangements). You would be joining a small but very well-respected team that has an excellent reputation across Scotland. You will have the opportunity to work with and learn from talented and bright individuals in an engaging, committed working environment. We continue to have a strong pipeline of work and bid opportunities and are now keen to identify a candidate who can support us to continue to grow.
With a good Honours degree you should have at least 3-4 years (Consultant position) or at least 5-6 years (Senior Consultant position) of full time experience in a relevant work environment.
You will be self-motivated, adaptable, able to multi-task and work to competing deadlines and have a positive attitude.
You must enjoy working in a fast paced and inspiring work environment and nurture talent in yourself and in others. We work in a broad policy environment and an understanding of it, and an enthusiasm to keep up to date is critical.
Please send a covering letter to [email protected] by 31st May telling us why you want to work with us along with an up-to-date CV with salary expectations
Further details: ekosgen website.