Consultant for Voluntās Policy Advisory

Consultant 
at Policy Advisory

› Copenhagen, Denmark or Tunis, Tunisia

The Position in Brief

We are looking for a consultant to join our development-focused work. The consultant should have experience in quantitative analysis coupled with the ability to contextualize the findings in a political and social context. Our typical clients are international organizations such as the World Bank, WFP, UNDP and USAID as well as NGOs and private companies. Our current focus is on the MENA region, particularly Libya, Tunisia and the other countries of North Africa.

Main Responsibilities

  • Contribute to developing analytical frameworks and research instruments, manage data collection, analyze survey and qualitative data and present findings through different tools (for instance using think-cell and online presentation tools)
  • Contribute to final reports and presentations that put research into regional context, explain meaning and implications of findings and elaborate recommendations to help clients achieve their goals more effectively
  • Work with clients to suggest new topics to explore and new approaches to analyze known challenges
  • Contribute to business development and the strategic development of Voluntas Policy Advisory

 

Key Personal Characteristics

  • Interested in solving development problems for some of world’s neediest people by applying data-driven approaches and by contributing with these insights to the public conversation
  • Results-oriented with the aspiration to improve the effectiveness of traditional development work
  • Considers team work the best opportunity to learn and to contribute to the learning of others
  • Works independently and proactively by taking ownership of tasks with multiple deadlines
  • Strives for professional excellence in all work

 

Key Qualifications

  • Relevant master’s degree / bachelor’s degree + work experience
  • 1-3 of years of relevant research and/or consulting experience. Preferably full-time experience but internships and part-time positions will also be considered
  • Solid experience with quantitative research methods
  • Knowledge of qualitative research methods
  • Knowledge of political and social dynamics in the MENA region, particularly of Libya and Tunisia
  • Professional working knowledge of Arabic and French is a significant asset
How to apply

Please prepare a resume, grade transcript and cover letter answering the following questions:

 

  1. Explain who would be your ideal mentor and why
  2. Reflect on a time in the last few years when you felt genuine excitement about a project
  3. Describe the three most important attributes you would bring to Voluntas Advisory

The position will be placed in either our Tunis or Copenhagen office, starting on September 1st (or as soon as possible thereafter). The application should be submitted to jobs@voluntasadvisory.com. Please indicate your preferred location in the application. Selected candidates will be invited for a set of experience and case interviews. For any inquiries about the position feel free to contact Mikele Diab on mdi@voluntasadvisory.com or +45 23422260. 

Deadline: August 11th EOB

About Voluntas

Voluntas Advisory is a management consultancy firm driven by creating business strategies with a purpose beyond profit and developing policies for a sustainable impact. By working in the intersection between state and business, the interplay between society and market, and the synergy between citizen and consumer, we…

… create purposeful business and branding strategies,

… produce incisive market research and impactful analyses

… deliver insightful and innovative policy advice

    Our Virtues

    Honesty
    above compassion

    Facts
    above emotions

    Humbleness and Hard Work
    above good intentions

    Self-Awareness
    above self-confidence

    Management consultants by profession and philosophers by heart, we work with public actors, private enterprises and investors from around the world in shaping investment strategies, business development and policy with a meaningful impact. We believe it significantly increases the quality of living, while we know it sustainably accelerates the productivity and profitability of doing business. We pursue advisory, investments and analytics to bring a fundamental change to the way human potential is led and realized.

    Copenhagen

    Wildersgade 10b

    3rd floor

    1408 København K

    Tunis

    2 Rue Hannibal

    Gammarth Supérieur

    Tunis

    Contact

    info@voluntasgroup.com

    +45 30 53 59 79