GLT Positions

Find all our current job position descriptions below. Please note, although we recruit throughout the entire current year, some openings may be at capacity. Nonetheless, we encourage you to apply and look forward to your application!

Current GLT Position Descriptions

Operations

Global Operations Specialist

The Global Operations Specialists support branches and GLT to achieve operational excellence and increase their social impact. They provide strategic and operational support to branches on a regional basis: Asia Pacific (APAC), Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) or Americas (AMER).  (APAC, EMEA, AMER) and support regional programs (run by the Global Programs team). They also provide cross-functional support to GLT teams that require collaboration with branches.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement regional level strategies in collaboration with your regional team
  • Support branches in developing their strategies and improving operations
  • Be the contact person for branch executives for any operational questions
  • Identify opportunities to improve operational excellence (eg. compliance) within the GLT and branches
  • Collaborate across GLT teams to deliver cross-functional initiatives (such as Branch Performance Framework, New System Roll-out, Consultant Exchange Program and more!)
  • Organise 180 DC regional events like case competitions and regional meet-ups

Mandatory Attributes

  • Prior involvement in 180 Degrees Consulting as a Consultant or Branch Executive 
  • Experience in using collaborative working tools such as Monday.com and Google Drive
  • Be motivated by and adhere to the 180 Degrees mission and embody 180 Degrees values
  • Level of comfort with uncertainty and flexibility
  • Capable of expressing bold and unique ideas with methods to validate

Desired Attributes

  • Geographical proximity and good understanding of branches in certain locations. Currently, this position has a preference for candidates based in AMER/Middle East/Nordics  
  • Ability to remain calm and efficient in changing circumstances 
  • Ability to consistently deliver agreed responsibilities with highest standard and little oversight

Time Required

  • This role is voluntary, with a significant degree of flexibility in how and when you allocate time during the week 
  • You must be able to commit at least 7-9 hours per week, including fortnightly team meetings and quarterly GLT-wide meeting 
  • You must be able to commit for a duration of at least 12 months
Global Learning and Development (L&D) Specialist

The Global L&D Specialist is responsible for improving the effectiveness of branch operations, and the quality of consulting advice we deliver to clients worldwide. You will be responsible for improving the effectiveness of branch operations of 180+ branches and/or the quality of consulting projects that 180 Degrees provides to non-profits world-wide. 

Working closely with branches and the GLT, we strive to create resources that guide, upskill and inspire the 180 Degrees Consulting global network. We analyse and understand the learning needs of 180 Degrees Consulting by identifying key issues and opportunities to improve the capability of our people. We launch solutions through various channels such as the knowledge resource library, in order to scale our work across 180 Degrees Consulting globally and ensure all of our work has an impact. 

This position presents an opportunity to engage in knowledge management that will impact 180+ branches and nonprofits as well as thousands of consultants each year.

Key Responsibilities

  • Be responsible for improving the effectiveness of branch operations and/or the quality of consulting projects that 180 Degrees provides to non-profits world-wide 
  • Assess the learning needs of branch executives, consultants and project leaders, and design learning curriculums & resources that build their capability
  • Develop materials (e.g. videos, slides, templates, tools) to support the upskilling of the 180 Degrees network on topics like: consulting methodologies; specific project types; analytics tools and frameworks; and functional branch processes (e.g. finance, sponsorship, recruitment, governance)
  • Plan, deliver and improve 180 Degrees’ learning management system; embed resources on our Consulting Resource Porta

Mandatory Attributes

  • Prior involvement as a 180 Degrees Consultant or Branch Executive or similar (student) consultant experience.
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative to meet shared goals in a virtual environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to think critically, and solve problems in a structured manner.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.

Desired Attributes

  • Previous or current experience working in the consulting industry (i.e. having experience in creating consulting slides) is highly desirable though not essential
  • Experience in the education or e-learning sector is desirable.
  • Experience with filming or sound/video editing is desirable, though not essential.
  • Experience in learning needs analysis, learning/instructional design is highly desirable, though not essential.

Time Required

  • This role is voluntary, with a significant degree of flexibility in how and when you allocate time during the week.
  • You must be able to commit at least 7-9 hours per week, including fortnightly team meetings and a quarterly GLT-wide meeting.
  • You must be able to commit for a duration of at least 12 months.

Global Growth Specialist

The Global Growth Specialist is responsible for developing and executing 180 Degrees’ global expansion strategy. The Global Growth Specialist supports branch founders along their journey of founding a new 180 Degrees Consulting Branch. They assess applications, conduct interviews with potential new founders and assess the quality of the applications. The Growth Specialist also helps the founding teams in improving their proposals and answering any questions that arise during the process. By joining the Growth team, you will make a huge impact on the whole 180 Degrees network and the hundreds of projects around the world. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Execute our growth programs by reviewing incoming applications, conducting interviews, providing feedback and supporting to guide branch applicants to successfully establish their branches 
  • Develop innovative solutions and tailored approaches to expand 180 Degrees Consulting in key regions around the world 
  • Coach prospective branch founding teams through the process to design, plan, launch and manage a new branch
  • Liaise with the Global Operations team to transition branches once they are established
  • Contribute to team development initiatives, such as strategy documentation, process optimization and impact measurement

Mandatory Attributes

  • Prior involvement in 180 Degrees Consulting as a Consultant, Branch Executive or Founder, or familiarity with the branch application process 
  • Passionate about social impact and eager to help 180 Degrees Consulting to expand to universities around the world
  • Willing to work in a team that operates virtually, and appreciative of the need for careful and consistent documentation of branch interactions in such an environment
  • High levels of verbal and written communication
  • Diligence in relationship management, including the capacity to respond to enquiries in a timely fashion

Desirable Attributes

  • Attention to detail and professionalism
  • High degree of self-motivation and ability to complete projects independently from start to finish
  • High levels of self-confidence and empathy in approaching and building relationships with potential branch founders
  • Knowledge of 1-2 regions/countries and be willing to pursue creative strategies to source and cultivate new branch founders

Time Required

  • This role is voluntary, with a significant degree of flexibility in when work is undertaken during the week
  • You must be able to commit to 7-9 hours per week, including a team meeting every week and a quarterly GLT-wide meeting
  • You must be able to commit for a duration of at least 12 months

Global Programs Specialist

The Global Programs Specialists will be responsible to design, implement and spearhead all the global programs that are organised by the GLT to foster impactful people development and community-building. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and implement 180DC’s global programs to enhance cross-branch collaboration in the 180DC community 
  • Organize, improve, and develop the annual Global Awards
  • Liaise with the Global Growth and Regional Operations teams to smoothly organise and implement global programs
  • Contribute to team development initiatives, such as strategy documentation, increased automation (through the use of AI), process optimization and impact measurement
  • Collaborate with the Regional Operations teams to organise programs at regional summits and meet-ups

Mandatory Attributes

  • Level of comfort with uncertainty and flexibility is crucial
  • Capable of expressing bold and unique ideas along with methods to validate
  • Be motivated by and adhere to the 180 Degrees mission and embody 180 Degrees’ values
  • Good understanding of 180 Degrees Consulting 
  • High levels of verbal and written communication, attention to detail, and professionalism 

Desired Attributes

  • Prior involvement with 180DC
  • The ability to remain calm and efficient in changing circumstances
  • Able to consistently deliver against their agreed responsibilities to facilitate trust, enable speed, and reduce required oversight
  • A strategic thinker who can identify, progress and convert external opportunities.
  • Willingness to work in a team that operates virtually, and appreciative of the need for careful and consistent documentation of partner interactions in such an environment

Time Required

  • This role is voluntary, with a significant degree of flexibility in how and when you allocate time during the week
  • You must be able to commit at least 8-9 hours per week, including weekly team meetings and 1-1s with Team Leads, and a quarterly GLT-wide meeting
  • You must be able to commit for a duration of at least 12 months

External Relations

Global Communications Specialist

The Global Communications Specialist is responsible for the public relations and external image of 180 Degrees Consulting. The Global Communications Specialist leads marketing and PR initiatives/campaigns aligned with our high-level marketing strategy. This involves developing and deploying brand resources, marketing content and communications to convey 180 Degrees’ brand, activities and impact to our key audiences and stakeholders. The Global Communications Specialist also supports cross-functional teams across the GLT to develop impactful marketing campaigns.

Key Responsibilities

  • Collaboration and Planning - Work with different teams to plan the annual marketing calendar. Enhance user experience across all digital touchpoints through collaborative efforts.
  • Networking and Media Relations - Network to identify and seize opportunities for public relations.Develop and maintain relationships with media outlets and industry influencers. Create connections with media outlets to secure placements in high-profile publications such as The Times and other popular media outlets.
  • Strategic PR and Partnership Development - Think creatively and strategically to develop comprehensive PR plans aimed at increasing visibility and media coverage. Identify and form strategic partnerships that benefit the organization, enhancing external collaborations to increase 180DC's awareness worldwide. Manage and nurture partnerships to maximize mutual benefits, ensuring effective external communications.

Desired Attributes

  • Experience in Relevant Fields - Prior experience in marketing, editing, design, or social media management, Familiarity with best-practice marketing strategies for platforms like Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Instagram is desirable but not essential.
  • Sales and Relationship Building - Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to charm and engage potential clients and stakeholders. Proven experience in building and maintaining relationships with external stakeholders.
  • Creative and Strategic Thinking - Ability to think big and develop creative, strategic plans for PR initiatives.
  • Communication and Partnership Expertise - Impeccable written communication capability and ability to curate messaging is essential. Knowledge of how to leverage partnered communications to enhance the organization's reputation.
  • Analytical Skills -  Experience in using analytics tools to measure the impact of communications efforts and adjusting strategies
  • Adaptability and Initiative - Flexibility to adapt to changing PR landscapes and emerging media trends. Ability to work independently and take initiative to meet shared goals in a globally dispersed, virtual environment.

Time Required

  • This role is voluntary, with a significant degree of flexibility in how and when you allocate time during the week.
  • You must be able to commit at least 7-9 hours per week, including fortnightly team meetings and a monthly GLT-wide meeting.
  • You must be able to commit for a duration of at least 12 months.
Global Strategic Partnerships Specialist

The Global Strategic Partnerships Specialist will drive 180 Degrees Consulting’s future growth by identifying new private, public and social sector organizations that can support 180 Degrees Consulting financially and/or strategically and by managing the expansion of the existing global partnerships. The position requires someone who is capable of identifying, pitching and securing partnerships/sponsorships with large organizations, has strong communication and negotiation skills, the ability to work with different cultures and to have a hands-on approach

Key Responsibilities

  • Establish, negotiate and develop strategic partnerships with private, public and social sector organizations (e.g. corporates, foundations etc.) that help 180 Degrees Consulting achieve its strategic goals and diversify its revenue streams
  • Responsible for managing, retaining and growing the existing global partnerships of 180 Degrees
  • Identify and articulate the unique value proposition of 180 Degrees that can be utilized to attract new partners and sponsors
  • Cultivate relationships with key stakeholders to drive growth and position 180 Degrees Consulting as a leader in our field
  • Draft partnership and sponsorship proposals that consider the diverse needs of potential partners/sponsors of 180 Degrees
  • Assist with shaping the global partnerships strategy for 180 Degrees

Mandatory Attributes

  • Good understanding of 180 Degrees Consulting and ability to demonstrate in interviews 
  • A proven track record of negotiating and securing ambitious partnerships & sponsorships 
  • High levels of verbal and written communication, attention to detail, and professionalism 

Desired Attributes

  • Prior involvement in 180 Degrees Consulting as a Consultant, Branch Executive or Founder
  • A strategic thinker who can identify, progress and convert external opportunities.
  • Previous experience in interacting and negotiating with senior stakeholders at corporations, foundations or governments.
  • Previous experience in managing customer or partner accounts, with the ability to effectively navigate and mediate conflict and foster honest dialogue.
  • Willingness to work in a team that operates virtually, and appreciative of the need for careful and consistent documentation of partner interactions in such an environment

Time Required

  • This role is voluntary, with a significant degree of flexibility in how and when you allocate time during the week.
  • You must be able to commit at least 7-10 hours per week, including fortnightly team meetings and a quarterly GLT-wide meeting.
  • You must be able to commit for a duration of at least 12 months.

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Strategic Projects

Project Specialist

As a Project Specialist you will be responsible for supporting an organization-wide initiative to improve the operational performance of the Global Leadership Team (GLT) and potentially its 170+ branches around the world. You will support the development and execution of a strategy for one the cross-functional projects set as a strategic priority and linked to the organization-wide objectives the GLT has set for 2023.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct research and interviews to gain a better understanding of the current situation
  • Analyze the status quo and identify areas of improvement
  • Assess and evaluate potential solutions to improve previously identified areas of improvement
  • Develop and execute strategies to close the gap between the current status and the ideal scenario
  • Engage, educate and coach various internal and external stakeholders on strategic initiatives and/or change practices

Desired Attributes

  • Prior involvement as a 180DC Consultant or Branch Executive
  • Demonstrated ability to think critically, and solve problems in a structured manner
  • Team player instincts and interest in learning from others is imperative
  • Be motivated by and adhere to the 180DC’s mission and embody 180DC’s values
  • Experience with or extensive knowledge of monday.com
  • Experience in change management and/or human resource management
  • Experience in community building and/or communications
  • Experience in fundraising and/or business development
  • Great verbal and written communication skills

Time Required

  • This role is voluntary, with a significant degree of flexibility in how and when you allocate time during the week
  • You must be able to commit at least 5-7 hours per week, including fortnightly team meetings and a monthly GLT-wide meeting
  • You must be able to commit for a duration of at least 12 months

People & Culture

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Join the Global Leadership Team

If you want to help expand the social impact of 180 Degrees around the world, we encourage you to apply to join the Global Leadership Team.

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