Junior Associate

Acumen Building Enterprise - Oakland, CA

Full-timeEstimated: $52,000 - $72,000 a year
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An Oakland, CA-based professional consulting firm seeks a Junior Associate to provide a range of
management consulting services to our clients. The position requires a highly organized and analytical
individual who possesses a background in business administration, economics, engineering, construction
management or a related field. Off-site work at client locations may be required. This position is available
on a per-diem, part-time or full-time basis.

The ideal candidate will possess the following essential skills:
  • Solid research, writing, editing, and proofreading ability
  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to interface successfully with clients, subject
matter experts, managers, and team members

  • Demonstrated quantitative and qualitative analysis ability
  • Strong computer skills including experience with the full Microsoft Office Suite, including Word,
Excel, and PowerPoint (experience with information systems development and/or systems
engineering is a plus)

  • The ability to produce quality work under tight deadlines
  • The ability to multitask, problem solve and adapt to changing priorities
  • Business analysis and project management
  • Knowledge of and/or experience with client-specific processes and formats in the transportation,
construction and systems engineering fields
  • Knowledge of and/or experience with project scheduling, (using both Oracle Primavera P6 Release
8. or later and Microsoft Project 010 or later software) project administration, special
assignments, marketing and automatic fare collection system research is a big plus

Minimum Qualifications:
  • A bachelor’s degree in business, economics, engineering, construction management or a related
field.
This is an exciting opportunity for a fast learner with the essential skills and a strong work ethic. The
compensation is competitive.

7770 Pardee Lane, Suite 00, Oakland, California 9461 | 510.530.309 or toll-free 888.530.3894 | www.acumentransit.com