Do you have insatiable curiosity? Do you devour books, podcasts, magazines and videos to stay abreast of the latest technical or societal trends? Are you always imagining "what if..."? Are you a creative mind that can help solve issues of the future? If so, please read on!
ABOUT TOFFLER ASSOCIATES
Toffler Associates seeks Strategy Consultants to join our future-focused strategic advisory firm that specializes in areas such as education, transportation, government, infrastructure, etc. Our Future Proof® business consulting approach helps global leaders understand how future shifts impact current decisions, so they can take advantage of opportunities, manage risk, and create future value. We provide consulting to commercial and government entities. We are thinkers. We connect dots among unrelated things to see what others don't. We believe that the future is here whether we're ready for it or not. We give clients the tools to anticipate the future, identify opportunities for transformation, create innovative alternatives, define vision and develop strategies, and understand future consequences.
Our firm has a great boutique feel and family-like environment. We value diversity of experience and thought; a broader range of perspectives enriches our work. We value existing relationships and value creating new ones. We are flexible when necessary and ensure that our staff enjoys a positive work-life balance. We offer competitive compensation, outstanding benefits, and don't require as much travel as some consulting firms.
As a Futurist Strategy Consultant, you engage your analytical mind while using your excellent interpersonal and communication skills on a regular basis. You conduct research and analysis on evolving ecosystem of policies, technology, innovation, research and development, and societal change to establish findings, conclusions, and develop recommendations. You plan and lead large executive leader facilitation working groups. You also engage and communicate with stakeholders regularly. Using your strong project management skills, you lead the development of executive-level reports and deliverables. You get great satisfaction out of making a positive impact on the future infrastructure of organizations and communities throughout the country.
Job Location: Arlington, VA
Level: Research Associate, Associate, Senior Associate based on years of experience.
- 4+ years professional experience
- Bachelor's degree required, Master's preferred
- Quantitative and qualitative research and analysis skills; experience with market research, conducting executive level interviews and identifying data from primary and secondary sources
- Project Management experience
- Strategic foresight and futures research and analysis experience desired
- Orientation to nurture and grow new relationships
- Experience in facilitation of small and large client meetings, senior executive off-sites, etc.
- Ability to communicate complex and challenging business problem in easy to understand and relevant language
- Project Management
- Framework development
- Research and analysis
- Stakeholder engagement
- Executive communications
Relocation assistance will not be provided.
Must reside in and be willing to commute regularly within the Washington DC metropolitan area, and travel out-of-town within the US (up to 20%).
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship of a Visa.
Toffler Associates, Inc. is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. Toffler Associates, Inc. complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal state or local laws.