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Location: Remote

Hours: Part-time 20 hours per week

Compensation: $40-$45/ hour including two weeks of paid vacation. Commensurate with experience (up to $45k/year)

Lyons-Newman Consulting (www.lyonsnewman.com), a San Francisco Bay Area-based consulting firm providing strategic planning, facilitation, board development, and other organizational development services for mission-driven organizations advancing social, environmental, economic, and racial justice, is seeking a part-time Associate. This position can be performed remotely from any location. Familiarity with the San Francisco Bay Area is preferred.

The opportunity:

Reporting to our founder, the Associate will play a key role in managing operations as well as ensuring that client deliverables are of the highest quality and value. The position offers the opportunity to contribute to the success of a growing social impact consulting firm and to engage in client projects.

The ideal candidate for this position will possess exceptional writing, editing, quantitative data analysis, data visualization, and organizational skills. Candidate must have the discipline, flexibility, and communication skills to effectively work remotely and at times on tight deadlines.

Primary activities include:

·      Conduct quantitative and qualitative data analysis and reporting

·      Create, contribute to, copyedit, and proof client-facing deliverables including reports, spreadsheets, proposals, dashboards, workshop materials, PowerPoint presentations, frameworks, and other deliverables

·      Complete administrative tasks, such as arranging meetings, preparing invoices and client contracts, manage our CRM tracking and reporting, managing the e-newsletter and mailing list, and establish and improve business processes and tools

·      Attend meetings with clients, track input and follow-up tasks, and project manage tasks

·      Assist with virtual meeting facilitation and notetaking at board, committee, and planning meetings and workshops


The ideal candidate will have these qualification:

  • Skills and experience at quantitative data analysis, data visualization, and producing client-ready reports and materials

·      Exceptional written communication skills including editing and proofreading

  • Strong command of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, including producing clear, attractive, structured, client-ready slides
  • Superlative attention to detail, strong organizational skills, and follow-through on assigned tasks
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively, at times on tight deadlines, and to effectively prioritize time and tasks
  • Commitment to high-quality work product and results
  • At least two years of experience in a similar professional capacity
  • Familiarity with Bay Area mission-driven organizations and networks

·      Deep commitment to strengthening mission-driven organizations, to centering equity, and to advancing racial, economic, environmental, and social justice

  • Consulting firm or related work experience is highly desirable

About Lyons-Newman Consulting:

Founded in 2011, Lyons-Newman Consulting is a Berkeley, California-based social impact consulting firm providing comprehensive strategic planning and organizational development services for a diverse range of nonprofit, foundation and public organizations. Honoring the goals of each organization through our client-centered approach, we create customized and collaborative data-driven strategies to help organizations tackle complex problems, navigate transitions, form and strengthen partnerships, deepen constituent engagement, and create meaningful change. Our consulting services draw on the latest research, theories, tools, and frameworks from the nonprofit and private sectors to tailor effective strategies for each organization’s unique needs. Together, we support leaders as they develop their capacity for responding to a rapidly changing environment. We are an anti-racist organization committed to furthering diversity, equity, and inclusion in our work and in our partnerships. We listen deeply and work collaboratively as a team with our clients, co-creating solutions, and building capacity together. More information at www.lyonsnewman.com

To apply:

Please send A) a resume, B) a thoughtful cover letter (not longer than one page) including your interest in this role and how your skills and experience meet the qualifications to belinda@lyonsnewman.com with the following subject line: “Application –Associate Fall 2021”

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please. Lyons-Newman Consulting is an equal opportunity employer committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. People of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Location: Remote

Hours: Part-time 20 hours per week

Compensation: $40-$45/ hour including two weeks of paid vacation. Commensurate with experience (up to $45k/year)

Lyons-Newman Consulting (www.lyonsnewman.com), a San Francisco Bay Area-based…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    October 4, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

$40-$45/ hour including two weeks of paid vacation. Commensurate with experience ($41k - $45k/year @ 50%FTE)

Benefits

Two weeks of paid vacation.

Two weeks of paid vacation.

Level of Language Proficiency

English

English

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
462 Vincente Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94707, United States

How to Apply

To apply:

Please send A) a resume, B) a thoughtful cover letter (not longer than one page) including your interest in this role and how your skills and experience meet the qualifications to belinda@lyonsnewman.com with the following subject line: “Application –Associate Fall 2021”

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please. Lyons-Newman Consulting is an equal opportunity employer committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. People of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

To apply:

Please send A) a resume, B) a thoughtful cover letter (not longer than one page) including your interest in this role and how your skills and experience meet the qualifications…

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