Entrepreneurial, yet collaborative team spirit…values multiple perspectives.
Empathic…intuitive…a natural desire to truly understand the world of the client.
Ability to simplify issues…see through the noise…get to the root problems.
“Client whisperer” …a trusted advisor…able to walk clients through whatever challenges or trials that may arise.
Change agent…persuasive & compelling…inspirational in approach
Strong acumen in various methods of research and data analysis.
Ability to form a holistic diagnosis of the client situation, which requires aptitude to analyze a broad and tangled range of data or inputs, identify what’s missing, know what to ask, and then synthesize it all into clear findings.
Ability to translate these findings into guiding principles and actionable plans.
Ability to create a pathway to success that maps to existing business infrastructure and carefully guide the clients (Executives and Board Members) through the unknown, which could be uncharted territory that is unfamiliar and uncomfortable.
Ability to facilitate change within an organization and inspire action - persuade and energize clients to act upon our recommendations.
5+ years as an association executive or consultant to associations or non-profit organizations.
A graduate degree (Master’s or PhD).
Experience successfully leading teams on projects.
Excellent communication and written skills and a passion for “story telling” both in writing and in presentations.
Strong facilitation skills with executive level leaders.
Focused, disciplined, and bring you’re a game everyday
Additional Salary Information: Generous base salary plus incentive based on performance. Please provide salary requirements.
About Minding Your Business, Inc.
Growing strategic consulting agency is seeking a seasoned Sr. Strategist/Consultant to collaborate with a team of exceptional consultants, researchers, and strategists in large-scale change for associations and non-profit organizations.
Entrepreneurial in spirit, boutique in size, global in impact; our Chicago-based agency provides data-driven, strategic consulting to associations, addressing their challenges, and helping them grow – their relevance, value, engagement and revenues. We help them navigate change and chart successful paths forward.
Whether they face flat or declining membership or meeting attendance, challenges in providing value to a more diverse audience, or a desire to better leverage and interpret their data, MYB has been helping associations solve problems like these for over 10 years.