The Bridgespan Group
Manager
Program Manager, Program Officer, Program Associate, Program Assistant
Mumbai Maharashtra
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Description

About the Organization:

The Bridgespan Group is a global non-profit organization that collaborates with mission-driven leaders, organizations, philanthropists, and investors to break cycles of poverty and dramatically improve the quality of life for those in need. They are passionate about helping to find solutions to ensure equal opportunity and core human and civil rights. To achieve these objectives, they concentrate our efforts on four broad fields: education; children, youth, and families; public health; and global development.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Case Team Leadership

  • Identify and frame the most critical strategic and organizational issues facing Bridgespan’s clients. Take lead on quickly and seamlessly adjusting framing of problems and prioritization of analysis as the team learns more

  • Use team meetings to create a culture for solving problems, cultivating ideas, flagging key insights, and maintaining a connection to the ultimate goal of maximizing impact

  • Develop and manage a team workplan to ensure the highest quality, data-driven analyses and client interactions, implementation-ready solutions.

Client Relationship Management

  • Develop advisory relationships with clients, as well as other sector leaders, “above and beyond” the case work issues. Invest time in building and maintaining client relationships and bring personal authenticity to your interactions with clients

  • Listen and coach clients as they work through issues. Guide the client on how to address problems that are the biggest barriers to achieving impact. Look beyond the current case to understand when and what type of follow-on work is vital for client to achieve their desired impact

Firm Contribution

  • Make links across multiple engagements to identify common sector problems and issues; shape team’s knowledge contributions; actively contribute to Bridgespan knowledge base

  • Advanced perspectives on incorporating equity lens into chosen areas of expertise, enhancing client equity work

  • Lead the professional development of junior staff members.  Participate in consensus reviews for non team members.

Qualifications:

  • Six years or more of consulting experience (post MBA/MPA/MPP) with at least one year as Manager, Engagement Manager, or Principal with a leading for-profit strategy consulting firm IS REQUIRED and total experience of 8+ years

  • Post-graduate degree from a leading institution (MBA, MPP, PhD)

  • Significant interest in the nonprofit sector.

  • Proven ability to engage in strategic issues.

  • Significant experience in both process and project management.

  • Outstanding analytical and quantitative skills.

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