Senior Consultant

An exciting opportunity for a consultant with a passion for strategy and innovation at the intersection of business, politics and society.

We are The Innovation in Politics Institute, an international, non-partisan organisation that identifies, develops and applies innovations in politics – with the aim of strengthening democracy in Europe. To that end, we are working with clients in the political, public and private sphere. We have offices in Vienna and Berlin, with partner offices in 13 other countries. 

Our growing team is working on many challenging and exciting international projects, with ambitious plans for the future. For our Advisory Team, we are seeking to hire a passionate and experienced:

Strategy and Innovation Senior Consultant

Full-time
Place of work: Vienna

In this role, you will 

  • advise and support companies and organisations from the political, public and private sphere sectors (e.g. political parties, foundations, corporates, interest groups) in the development and implementation of impactful projects. 
  • support the Project Lead with project management from acquisition to project completion and coordinate the project team members.
  • prepare concepts, with a focus on strategy and innovation
  • work on specific problems (e.g. trend analysis, workshop design, market studies)
  • network and exchange with experts from various areas of The Innovation in Politics Institute

For this role, you need to have

  • existing professional experience in consulting of at least 2-3 year, coupled with a strong interest in the political and private sphere
  • project management skills
  • analytical and innovative thinking skills, and a high willingness to learn
  • strong writing skills
  • good MS-Office skills
  • fluent in German and English
  • an open, curious and growth mindset
  • strong sense of self-motivation

What we offer is:

  • a great role in a growing organisation that is working to change politics and society for the better
  • opportunity to learn from experienced advisors who have been advising organisations and institutions in this sector for many years
  • hybrid work schedule, and a supporting team
  • full time (40h/week), starting a.s.a.p. 
  • a yearly career development budget for each employee to learn new skills
  • a spacious office, regular team events, and as much coffee (or tea!) as you need
  • 25 days of annual leave and 2 days per year for volunteering projects

We offer an annual gross salary of EUR 60,000 for this role, but this is negotiable based on superior experience.

The Innovation in Politics Institute is an equitable opportunity employer. We believe that having in-house employees from a diverse range of backgrounds enhances our ability to meet our mission of making political innovation accessible for all. All applicants will be considered for employment regardless of background. We strongly encourage applications from all qualified persons, in particular people of colour, refugees, women, non-binary persons, members of the LGBTQIA+ community, people with disabilities, and other members of underrepresented and marginalised groups.

Please send your application via email to jobs@innovationinpolitics.eu until February 13, 2022.

We are looking forward to your application!