The Beacon Group offers its entry-level Consultant position as an opportunity to learn and assess a career in strategy consulting. During the Consultant’s first year, he/she will focus on the core elements of our craft: research, writing, project delivery, and business development. Team-based project delivery with frequent client interactions is the model within which a new Consultant hire quickly becomes immersed. You will be assigned a Mentor to assist with your training and progression within the company.
After mastery of the entry-level Consultant position, top performers become eligible to move to a Senior Consultant position. At this level, the second set of craft fundamentals are taught and explored: presentation skills, time management, and project management.
A formal review is given after each engagement to assess progress and future career opportunities with the firm.
A Consultant will hold a variety of responsibilities including:
· Market-based primary research conducted over the telephone
· Synthesis and analysis of original research
· Business/presentation writing
· Use of analytical tools, like excel, and execution on project frameworks
· Participation in client presentations
· Involvement in one to three client accounts as part of a business development team
· Becomes a subject matter expert on a line of business based on research exposure
The ideal candidate has shown the ability to research thoroughly under tight deadlines, write and communicate clearly, exhibits strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well on teams. In addition, he/she/they has shown the ability to learn a set of domain knowledge in a certain period of time, and then communicate that knowledge in an articulate fashion.
A Bachelor’s degree is required and foreign language skills are preferred. Proficiency in Mandarin, German, French and Japanese are highly preferred. No previous business experience is necessary.
The Beacon Group offers its employees competitive compensation, benefits and vacation package.
The Beacon Group is a management consulting firm providing guidance to organizations on their most critical business issues. With a clear focus on achieving top-line growth through both organic and inorganic means, Beacon’s output is designed to have a direct impact on client profitability