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  • 500 - 1,000 employees

Senior Consultant

Flexible and hybrid working, based in our central Canberra office

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Grow your post-graduate career with Nous! Interested in transitioning to a consulting role? Apply with with Nous, one of Australia’s Best Workplaces!

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
5-10
Salary
AUD 78,000

starting+ superannuation, the opportunity to participate in a collaborative bonus, and more!

Start Date
Ongoing

Application dates

Applications Open
7 Sep 2023
Applications Close
28 Sep 2023

Minimum requirements

Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
B
Accounting
Commerce
Finance
Actuarial Studies
Business
Business Administration
International Business
Management
Office Studies
Project Management
Event Management
Economics
Human Resources
Marketing & Advertising
Public Relations
C
Journalism
E
Aerospace Engineering
Air Traffic Control
Aircraft Maintenance Engineering
Aircraft Operation & Aviation
Automotive & Transport Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering & Construction
Communications Engineering
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Engineering Management
Environmental Engineering
Fire & Safety Engineering
Geomatic Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Marine Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mathematics & Statistics
Mechanical Engineering
Mining Engineering
Petroleum Engineering
Renewable Energy Engineering
Robotics & Mechatronics Engineering
Engineering & Mathematics (all other)
Geotechnical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
H
Anthropology
Geography
Criminology
Gender Studies
Indigenous Studies
International Development
Peace & Conflict
Refugees & Forced Migration
Archaeology
History
International Studies
Philosophy
Policy Studies
Political Science
Public Administration
Social Work & Sociology
Humanities (all other)
Social Science (all other)
I
Computer Science (all other)
Data Science
Programming & Software Engineering
Design & User Experience
L
Commercial Law
Constitutional Law
Criminal Law
Family Law
International Law
Tax Law
Legal Studies
M
Biomedical Science
Health Administration
Addiction Medicine
Emergency Medicine
General Practice
Medical Administration
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Occupational & Environmental Medicine
Paediatrics & Child Health
Physician
Psychiatry
Public Health Medicine
Rehabilitation Medicine
Surgery
Naturopathy, Acupuncture & Complementary Medicine
Nutrition & Dietetics
Optometry, Ophthalmology & Orthoptics
Paramedic Science
Physiotherapy
Environmental Health
Epidemiology
Health Promotion
Human Movement
Indigenous Health
Public Health (all other)
Radiography
Medical & Health Sciences (all other)
Psychology
P
Architecture
Sustainable Development
S
Agribusiness
Agricultural Science
Aquaculture & Fisheries
Viticulture
Biochemistry
Biology
Chemistry
Earth Sciences
Ecology & Evolution
Environmental Studies
Forestry Studies
Parks & Wildlife Management
Forensic Science
Genetics
Geology
Laboratory Technology
Marine Science
Physics & Astronomy
Sciences (all other)
Spatial Science
T
Secondary Teaching
Tertiary Education

Hiring criteria

Bachelors Degree

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Working rights

Australia

  • Australian Citizen
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Nous is a great place to work

Nous Group is an international management consultancy with over 800 people working across Australia and New Zealand, the UK, Ireland and Canada. We are a values-based organisation that is inspired and determined to improve people’s lives in significant ways. Working in unique, cross-disciplinary teams we create innovative and enduring solutions that transform businesses, governments, and communities. We realise a bigger idea of success.

In 2023 Nous was thrilled to have been named one of Australia’s Best Workplaces by Great Place to Work and recognised as one of LinkedIn’s best places to grow a career as a LinkedIn Top Company (Australia). We are proud to have been named Best Management Consulting Firm by the Australian Financial Review in 2017, 2015 and 2013 and a Great Place to Work in 2021, 2019, 2017, 2015 and 2013 (Australia) - we only enter every second year! 

As a Senior Consultant, you will get the opportunity to broaden and deepen your consulting skills, work on complex and interesting projects and take ownership of specific project or content domains. You will have the opportunity to take the lead on client consultations, build your project coordination capability and support the development of junior consultants. 

The role:  

  • Take ownership of specific project domains or work streams and deliver them to a high standard
  • Lead client consultations and other client engagements
  • Undertake project coordination activities on small to medium-sized projects, building on your project management capability
  • Develop strong, well-crafted deliverables to convey key messages to clients in an influential way
  • Take an active role in client development by coordinating client or sector teams, contributing to pursuits, and identifying opportunities for future client engagements
  • Provide exceptional support to Project Directors and Managers, particularly on large projects
  • Stay across latest news and developments in the industry to inform client discussions and work
  • Support, guide and develop others on projects and in buddy roles

You are:  

  • Passionate and driven about doing work that matters and creates positive influence, in an environment that values diversity and thrives on creativity
  • A collaborator: You bring energy and enthusiasm for collaborating with others throughout the project design and delivery process
  • Intelligent and resilient: Solving complex problems is challenging work and requires you to balance the various pressures our clients face. Understanding and engaging with people and content will be key
  • Self-directed: You enjoy working in a self-managed environment with autonomy
  • Enthusiastic and interested in working across our service lines and a variety of sectors

And the practical experience:  

  • Strong analytical skills and the capacity to interpret and translate qualitative and quantitative data
  • The capability to think, articulate, write, and present logically
  • Strong problem-solving ability applied in a structured and creative way

Finally, the important details 

Nous is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, including Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander, and First Nations people. We seek people who demonstrate an ability to work effectively with individuals with diverse backgrounds. We are committed to diversity and inclusion. 

Nous is a flexible workplace that offers hybrid working and consulting opportunities on a full-time or part-time basis. 

If you have experience working on complex problems and want to be part of a dynamic team that puts people at the centre of everything, then we'd love to hear from you! Please click apply below. 

To apply for a role at Nous in Australia you must have Australian Permanent Residency or right to work in Australia.  

Please note if you are successful in the recruitment process, you will be required to undertake background screening prior to your commencement at Nous. 

Hiring criteria

You should have or be completing the following to apply for this opportunity.

Bachelors Degree
Degree or Certificate
Minimum Level of Study
Bachelor or higher
Minimum Grade
  • 70
Study Field
B
Accounting
Commerce
Finance
Actuarial Studies
Retail & Merchandising
Tourism
Hospitality Management
Project Management
International Business
Business
Office Studies
Business Administration
Management
Transport, Logistics & Procurement
Economics
C
Fine Arts
Communication
Media Studies
Graphic Design & Visual Arts
Photography
Journalism
Creative Writing
Fashion Design
E
Biomedical Engineering
Mathematics & Statistics
Fire & Safety Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Engineering & Mathematics (all other)
Geomatic Engineering
F
Personal Services (all other)
Hairdressing
Beauty Therapy
Food & Hospitality (all other)
Food and Beverage Service
Food Hygiene
Butchery
Baking and Pastry-making
Cookery
G
General Skills & Pathways
H
Geography
Anthropology
Criminology
Archaeology
History
Liberal Arts
Librarianship & Curatorial Studies
Philosophy

Work rights

The opportunity is available to applicants in any of the following categories.

country
eligibility

Australia

Australia

Australian Citizen