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2017-11-222017-12-21

Junior Consultant

Gensler
  • Job Code
    11112
Gensler — Career Opportunities


Junior Consultant

Careers Site Location: London, England, UK

Description

Gensler is a leading global architecture, interiors, planning, and strategic consulting firm, which employs more than 4,000 professionals in 46 cities around the globe. Our mission is to leverage our firm’s creativity, knowledge and global reach so that our clients can gain every competitive advantage from the innovative design solutions we deliver.

Gensler’s Consulting Practice is focused on how the nature of workplaces is evolving due to changing lifestyles, technology, policies and working habits. Our multidisciplinary team works with a wide range of organisations including major Corporations, Healthcare and Cultural Institutions, Developers and Universities.

Some of the questions we try and answer for our clients are:

  • What is the future of the workplace?
  • How can a building shape new behaviours?
  • Which technologies will impact working patterns?
  • How can we speed up change adoption?
  • Who are the next generation of employees?
  • How can we increase innovation in our organisation?

We use in-depth user research and engagement to explore and develop strategies that enable our clients to answer these questions. We work closely with our design teams to make our ideas real and create workplaces that are both beautiful and smart. 

Our Consulting team in London is growing and we are looking for talented new team members who possess excellent analytical, communication, creative and interpersonal skills. The successful candidate will be responsible for working on multiple projects across our broad range of services including workplace strategy and design, real estate portfolio strategy and change management. 

Comfort in a fast-paced, dynamic, open, collaborative environment and the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously is a must. Candidates should be self-starters, quick learners and have an entrepreneurial spirit. The position requires a creative thinker who enjoys solving client problems as well as developing strong business relationships.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Research workplace and cultural trends
  • Collect quantitative data
  • Synthesise information into succinct and narrative presentations
  • Help develop creative workplace strategy concepts
  • Participate in design charrettes and workshops to provide a strategic point-of-view
  • Assist with facilitating and documenting vision sessions, client workshops and presentations
  • Create powerful ways to visualise and express the trade-offs associated with various concept and planning scenarios
  • Assist in the information design of data and findings for client reports and presentations
  • Interface with Gensler design studios to ensure the seamless transition into the design process
  • Help support with pitch and proposal creation alongside senior strategists

Successful candidate will possess:

  • Bachelor Degree in a relevant field.Related Masters qualification would be an advantage
  • Relevant previous professional experience
  • Outstanding analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Strong graphic and persuasive writing skills
  • High degree of flexibility, ability to work on multiple projects once
  • Willingness to travel
  • Fluency in a European language would be beneficial
  • And will be an enthusiastic team player

 Suggested technical skills:

  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign) and Microsoft Office (Excel, PPT)
  • Competency in AutoCAD and Revit is helpful
  • Familiarity with Sketch-Up and other multi-media technologies is a plus

This job description reflects the core activities of the role although there will be changes in the emphasis of duties as required from time to time.

Gensler is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from all sections of the community.
Please apply for this Junior Consultant role and submit your CV and brief portfolio for review.

Candidates who do not meet the criteria, or provide work samples will not be considered

If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Gensler and need special assistance due to a disability, or accommodation for a disability, please provide details in your application.

Gensler offers a wide array of benefits, from healthcare and dental cover to pension scheme, bonus opportunities and more.

Direct applicants only as we are not seeking agency representation at present.

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