Bennett Midland LLC, a public-oriented management consulting firm, seeks an associate. We collaborate with not-for-profits, public agencies, foundations, and other civic-sector organizations to strengthen operations, develop innovative strategies and initiatives, and implement data-driven management practices. We work on a broad range of issues, including criminal justice, government innovation, health and human services, urban planning, and economic development. Our work environment is collegial, hard-driving, and committed to outstanding results and the enjoyment of work.

Responsibilities

The associate will play a central role in client engagements. The associate will work directly with clients, analyze business problems, research best practices, and collaborate in the development of solutions. The associate will:

  • Research public policy practices in areas of concern to our clients and the firm;
  • Conduct detailed business-process analyses of the operations of our clients, including quantitative data analysis;
  • Assist with the design and implementation of new initiatives;
  • Work in collaborative teams;
  • Present results to internal groups and clients;
  • Prepare presentations and reports for clients; and
  • Assist on other projects as assigned.

Qualifications

We seek energetic, engaged professionals with outstanding writing and interpersonal skills. Candidates with strong quantitative skills are particularly encouraged to apply. Other qualifications include:

  • An undergraduate degree;
  • Excellent writing skills;
  • Experience working in public policy, public administration, management consulting or a related field;
  • The capacity to thrive in relationships with clients and leaders in the civic sector;
  • A commitment to a collegial workplace;
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
  • A strong understanding of quantitative research methods, and the ability to work with, and understand, complex datasets; and
  • Familiarity with statistical software packages (e.g., R, STATA, SPSS) preferred.

To apply, please send a copy of your resume and statement of interest to hr@bennettmidland.com.

Our firm values diversity and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. No telephone calls, please. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.