Consulting Associate

  • Arc Aspicio
  • Washington D.C., DC, USA
  • Dec 01, 2020
Full time Professional Services

Job Description

Interested in working in an innovative, collaborative environment with motivated, social people? At Arc Aspicio, you can join a leading consulting firm that specializes in human capital, management, and strategy professional services to deliver compelling solutions. Consultants join our practice focused on mission-critical projects, and quickly learn to contribute to and grow our company across multiple projects. We invest in hiring, mentoring, and training smart, diverse, and self-driven professionals interested in all aspects of the company and our homeland security and government clients. We are looking for people who are willing to share ideas and work as part of an inclusive, innovative team.

Consulting Associates join our consulting practice to support mission-critical homeland security projects and contribute to grow the company. Candidates are critical thinkers and analysts with at least 1-2 years of relevant consulting, communications, and project experience and demonstrate their specific interest in problem solving and strategic communications. Cover letters help us understand your interest and experience relevant to consulting (and are required).

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with our clients to solve tough problems, delivering outstanding client service and achieving mission results
  • Apply excellent consulting, business analysis, and communications skills to quickly identify problems, analyze challenges, and recommend solutions to our team and our clients
  • Love to learn complex mission areas in homeland security such as emergency management, flood risk communications, and law enforcement
  • Develop consulting skills and help grow the company outside of your project by participating in new business and strategic initiatives
  • Contribute towards our learning culture, where people put team, client, and company interest ahead of their own, by demonstrating interest in supervising and supporting the growth of others 

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 1-2 years of consulting or project experience
  • Excellent skills in strategic communications and ability to create compelling presentations and communicate with stakeholders
  • Strong interest in working in a consulting firm and entrepreneurial spirit with a desire to learn business concepts
  • Enthusiasm to collaborate with others and reach out to get involved in company events, offerings, and special projects
  • Desire to join a company and team and stay for the long-term, gaining more leadership and supervisory responsibility
  • Excellent work ethic in a dynamic , complex, and challenging environment
  • Self-motivated and able to take on more responsibility quickly
  • Ability to work remotely during the pandemic, until we can get back on site with our clients and company to collaborate in person
  • Proven to thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced work environment and manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously
  • Strong leadership potential
  • Technological savvy, especially with Microsoft products and use of collaboration tools (SharePoint preferred)
  • Clearance: U.S. Citizenship only (no dual citizenship)
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree
  • Critical Skills: Entrepreneurial spirit, strong work ethic, excellent problem-solving skills, resilience, flexibility, learning-oriented, excited to engage

Our recruiting process is very competitive. Therefore, we ask that you submit a brief, tailored cover letter to tell us what you are looking for in a company and why you would be a great fit for a consulting firm.

About Arc Aspicio: 
Arc Aspicio enhances the future of our nation by creating bold ideas and bringing them to life. A consulting and solutions company, Arc Aspicio solves problems by applying our integrated capabilities in strategy, design, data, human capital, behavioral science, and technology. The company passionately pursues our vision to be the hub of creativity where people take action to change the world. To do this, employees collaborate with clients and partners to create solutions using a human-centered approach. Innovation is not possible without action. The company focuses on strategy first, then takes a hands-on approach implementing ideas to achieve results.

  • Our Mission: Enhance the future of our nation by creating bold ideas and bringing them to life 
  • Our Vision: The hub of creativity where people take action to change the world

Our goal is to attract people who love to collaborate and work in a team-oriented environment. Our culture empowers our employees to learn, share knowledge, and be leaders in everything they do. We encourage everyone to express gratitude to their teammates who become so much more than just coworkers.

Commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Innovation

Arc Aspicio is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive, and safe workplace and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As a growing consulting and solutions firm focused on innovation, we welcome applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/D/V