Sr. Associate of Transformation Strategy & Culture Change (Remote)

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Job Description

Sr. Associate of Transformation Strategy & Culture Change

The Design Gym (TDG) is an innovation and culture consultancy, focused on unlocking the power of every organization's greatest asset - its people. Founded in 2012, The Design Gym supports some of the most forward-thinking organizations across industries with strategy consulting, capacity building and project implementation.

ABOUT THE ROLE

The Design Gym is looking for a full-time Sr. Associate of Transformation Strategy & Culture Change to join our team in a remote capacity within the US.

Senior Associates at The Design Gym play a key role in project success by driving the research and strategy of the project forward. This work may include leading Executive teams through visioning sessions, helping translate high-level organizational strategy into implementable programs for individual business units or activating teams around a new set of values. Senior Associates are responsible for doing research planning and execution, developing strategies around complex problems, and designing workshop structures that engage a diverse array of stakeholders.

Within this role, a strong sense of autonomy is a must. The ability to ask the right questions, absorb information, and make decisions about what needs to happen next will create success within this role.

What Does Success Look Like

  • You are able to conduct qualitative and quantitative research, developing actionable insights and strategic recommendations for our clients.
  • You pull inspiration from a multitude of sources and can introduce new ideas and inspiration to spur the creativity of your team.
  • You feel confident working with a high-level of autonomy and can translate a project plan into a clear set of actions to deliver.
  • You're comfortable designing and delivering workshop structures, both virtual and in-person, that drive towards the outcomes needed while also creating a magical experience for participants.
  • You enjoy learning about new industries and sectors of business, with a strong grasp of how different organizations operate.
  • You communicate clearly with clients on project updates, proactively crafting messages that convey understanding of the client's needs.
  • You efficiently work with team members to create assets such as slide decks, proposals, and templates; design creative workspaces using tools like Microsoft suite, Google, Miro/Mural, and other virtual collaboration platforms; and ensure that all work is delivered on brand.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Required Skills & Experience

  • Familiarity with the below topics is key, with a strong desire to build deeper knowledge in each of these areas.
    • Design Thinking
    • Experience design (including meeting and workshop design)
    • Customer research, both qualitative and quantitative
    • Organizational design
    • Learning and development
    • Executive communication and facilitation
    • Change management / organizational psychology
  • Confidence in leading conversations and presentations with clients
  • Strong emotional intelligence, communication, presentation and storytelling skills to interact effectively and empathetically with all levels of the organization
  • At least 4 years of relevant experience
  • Solid creative problem-solving skills, attention to detail, and critical thinking abilities

* Please Note: Travel may be required up to 30-40% of the time, depending upon client needs, COVID restrictions and other pertinent factors.

WHY THE DESIGN GYM

Our internal culture is second to none. We've spent years cultivating an environment that supports bringing our full selves to work, demands thoughtfulness in all interactions, and prioritizes human connection and creativity throughout the day.

Opportunity / As the world continues to shift towards collaborative virtual work, we see the skills within this role only growing more valuable over time. Our culture is one that promotes from within, creating opportunities for advancement in the strategic aspects of client engagement and supporting your growth.

Benefits / Check out our full overview of benefits here:

The Design Gym is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.