Senior Associates & Project Managers

Consulting at Acasus

We work in small teams which support the most senior officials in government (typically at ministerial or prime-ministerial level) to drive rapid reforms. Much of our day-to-day work involves helping officials to:

  • Plan and develop strategies

  • Monitor progress

  • Use data and other information

  • Build capacity and skills throughout the system

  • Improve coordination and cooperation

  • Solve problems and challenges as they arise

  • Access international evidence and lessons about what works

Our project teams include a mix of experienced consultants from leading international consultancies (McKinsey, Oliver Wyman, Roland Berger and others) and highly talented locally-hired staff. Our success depends on being able to attract good people and provide them with high quality professional development.

Roles

We have a number of open positions across Sub-Saharan Africa, South America and the Middle East to work on exciting new projects:

  • Sub-Saharan Africa: We are looking for fluent French and/or Portuguese speakers to work with Ministers of Health in three distinct locations on high impact areas of health system performance.

  • South America: We are looking for fluent Spanish speakers to work with government on high impact areas of health and education system reform.

  • Middle East: We are looking for fluent Arabic speakers to work in a GCC country on education system reform.

For all consulting roles we seek candidates with highly developed analytical, managerial and leadership skills.

Requirements

  • Fluent English and fluent local language skills depending on location:

    • The projects in Sub-Saharan Africa require fluency in French or Portuguese

    • The projects in South America require fluency in Spanish

    • The projects in the Middle East require fluency in Arabic

  • 2+ years at a major international consulting company

  • Experience working in the public sector, preferably in developing countries

  • Willingness to work in and travel to some hard places

We look for:

  • Excellent problem-solving skills

  • Strong drive and motivation

  • Highly developed interpersonal skills

  • Good communication skills

  • Interest in social issues

  • Motivation to join our organization

What next?

If this excites you and you fit the criteria then get in touch, send us an email including your CV to [email protected] or just click 'Apply now' below.

Acasus prides itself on being an equal opportunity employer. We support & promote diversity & inclusion, and we will consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity.

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