Careers Opportunity @ Advisory North

Consultant

Location: Vancouver

Type: Full Time

Minimum Experience: 1 year in a relevant industry – Direct or Indirect

Travel Required: Minimal

Industry Focus:  Aerospace, Fleet, Automotive, Logistics, Maintenance

Do you have a passion for improving companies, workplaces and communities? At Advisory North, we work directly with businesses, governments and industry organizations to improve outcomes; Financial, Operational and Economic.

About Advisory North
Located in Vancouver, BC, Advisory North's local expertise and experience create long-term relationships that build our community. Founded in 2015, we are building our business as Strategy and Operations advisors, specializing in leveraging industry best practices, government programs and industry groups to achieve optimal outcomes for our clients. We are currently growing our Fleet and Aerospace practices, working directly with industry and government on strategic initiatives.

Given our size and opportunities in the pipeline, new team members will be expected to play a core role in achieving our plan and contributing to the firm’s strategy. Our company culture is more start-up than big firm, and is a great opportunity to make your mark on your clients, your company and your community.

About the Role
Advisory North is looking for a Consultant with a strong understanding of fleet or aerospace businesses. We work with all levels of companies including CEOs, managers, trades people, programmers and administrators. Our projects require our team to collect data and information from various sources and turn them into concise ideas, conclusions and action plans, which can be tailored for any or all of these audiences. Our team members should have a strong understanding and capabilities in as many of the following areas as possible:

Understanding:

·        Business Process Design

·        Operations Analysis

·        Cost / Benefit Analysis

·        Industry growth strategy

·        Market Analysis and Segmentation

·        Staff training

·        Stakeholder engagement

Capabilities:

·        Work in ambiguous situations

·        Work in multiple work environments from industrial to professional office settings;

·        Great problem solving skills and quantitative abilities

·        Advanced Excel-based modelling and analysis

·        Advanced PowerPoint presentation development

·        Great relationship building skills

·        Group facilitation and workshop management

·        Primary and secondary research

·        Basic Project Management skills and practices

Industry Experience

We are currently looking or individuals with an understanding of any of the following industries:

·        Aerospace manufacturing or Aviation-related operations

·        Fleet Management: Operations, logistics or maintenance

·        Fleet Technology: Alternative fuel sources and on-board technology

·        Industrial or Manufacturing operations & maintenance

Education & Experience

·        A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required; Business, Commerce, Engineering with relevant experience

·        Minimum of 1 year of experience in any of the related industries

Travel and Visa Requirements
Most client work is in the Lower Mainland. Consultants must be able to work in Canada. Some clients require travel to the US, and it is preferred that Consultants must qualify for a TN Work Visa under NAFTA (Canadian Citizen). Some clients require International Travel. 

 

Please send cover letter and resume submissions to: careers@advisorynorth.com