Associate Consultant

Organization
Vera Solutions
Location
São Paulo
Job Type
Full-Time
Deadline for Applications
03/14/2021
How to Apply
Complete the online application form
Where to Apply
https://verasolutions.formstack.com/forms/2021fellow_vera
Tags
Full-time

Join their innovative, global team using technology to transform the way the social sector engages with data. They run on passion, blending diverse skill sets and experiences with a collective mission to help organizations tackle challenges and achieve greater impact. They encourage all staff to push their own boundaries and drive the company in exciting new directions. As a social enterprise, they reinvest a majority of their profits in their growth and continued pursuit of their mission and vision.

Position Overview

As an Associate Consultant, you’ll gain first-hand experience implementing program monitoring, management, and evaluation systems that unlock transparency, accountability, and data-informed decision-making for organizations around the world.

You will be a key member of their consulting team – designing, configuring, and implementing customized systems centered on Salesforce, the world’s leading cloud-computing platform. Associate Consultants play crucial roles across the full project cycle – from determining the initial needs of the client and translating those needs into technical specifications, building customized data systems, integrating products, testing systems, and training users.

You’ll join as part of the 2021-22 Fellowship cohort, providing you with a support network to ensure accelerated growth. As a Fellow, you will benefit from ongoing learning opportunities, leadership development, and mentorship from leaders within Vera. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to research new technologies, support directors in the sales process, and build relationships with our clients.

Qualifications and Experience

Essential
Bachelor’s degree — what you studied isn’t critical; what you’re passionate about is
3+ years professional experience, especially in consulting, international development, or technology (most fellows have 1-10 years of work experience)
1+ years experience working with Salesforce and the Force.com platform, or other cloud-based relational databases
1+ years experience in consulting/professional services
Curiosity and problem-solving skills
Exceptional work ethic – eager to hit the ground running and contribute to team’s success
Ability to work remotely (from the office and/or clients at times)
Able to demonstrate a high level of trust and self discipline
Strong aptitude for technology and data
Excellent written and verbal communication (English and Portuguese) and relational skills
Demonstrated interest in the social sector
Collaborative spirit – excited to work on diverse teams

Desirable
Project management professional certifications
Salesforce Certifications
Project management experience
Advanced degree in relevant area
Fluency/proficiency in Spanish

Onboarding & Training
The 2021-22 Fellowship will kick off in mid-May with a comprehensive virtual onboarding and training program. Through a mix of dynamic sessions, technical trainings, and team-building activities, you will gain a holistic understanding of Vera’s work, meet with teammates around the globe, and work in groups to apply your learnings through an intensive case study exercise.

Additional Information

Please complete the following application form: https://verasolutions.formstack.com/forms/2021fellow_vera