Full-Time

Startup & High Growth

Movemeback African oppportunity location
  • Nairobi Kenya

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Description

A leading consultancy is seeking a new Engagement Manager to join their East Africa office in Kenya. This company supports its clients to tackle key global problems.

 

As the new Engagement Manager, you will lead a team of up to 5  consultants and help clients in the private, public, and social sectors solve some of their most pressing problems.

 

 

Role Responsibilities:

 

  • Lead the day to day execution of a client project while guiding and developing individual team members
  • Work directly with clients taking ownership of the overall project end-to end.
  • Support analysis, design and implementation of business performance approaches
  • Develop solutions and work closely with clients to ensure positive impact and sustainable results
  • Client projects tend to involve acquiring and analyzing information, formulating and testing hypotheses, and developing recommendations for presentation to client management
  • Implementing recommendations with client team members


 

Criteria

  • Post graduate degree with excellent academic record; MBA, MPH, MPP, PhD or relevant advanced professional degree is preferred
  • 7+ years of consulting working experience in international environments, with the stature necessary to interact as thought partner with senior colleagues and clients
  • Flexible team player with a collaborative style; able to inspire and develop others
  • Non-hierarchical approach with the flexibility and ability to build consensus
  • Good judgement, superb integrity, maturity and fairness in dealing with people and confidential information
  • High level of drive and initiative, willing to go the extra mile
  • Rigorous and solution-oriented problem solving and analytical skills, combined with capability of thinking through nuanced and complex situations; ability to navigate ambiguity at ease
  • Intellectual curiosity, strategic thinking and strong project management skills
  • Outstanding records of academic and managerial or professional achievement
  • Exceptional analytical and quantitative problem-solving skills
  • Initiative taker, eager to break new ground, create opportunities for others
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively, both verbally and in writing, in English

Benefits

  • Higly competitive global salary
  • The opportunity to join a globally renowned organisation
  • An opportunity to gain new skills and build on your existing strengths
  • Extensive training opportunities as well as frequent coaching and mentoring 

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