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U.S. Information and Research Centers Assistant, L.E.K., Boston, MA

Company Description:

L.E.K. Consulting is a global management consulting firm that uses deep industry expertise and rigorous analysis to help business leaders achieve practical results with real impact. We are uncompromising in our approach to helping clients consistently make better decisions, deliver improved business performance and create greater shareholder returns. The firm advises and supports global companies that are leaders in their industries
including the largest private and public sector organizations, private equity firms and emerging entrepreneurial businesses. Founded more than 30 years ago, L.E.K. employs more than 1,600 professionals across the Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe and is recognized as a top consulting firm to work for. For more information, go to www.lek.com.

Responsibilities:

As a member of the U.S. Information & Research Centers team, the IRC Assistant will work with IRC staff in support f the consulting staff and the Director, US Information & Research Centers in resource management and reporting. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Client development support
    • Provide Managing Directors with information about potential clients and industries upon request
    • Resources leveraged will include ThomsonOne, S&P CapitalIQ and Factiva
  • Internal resource management
    • Assist in updates to the IRC section of L.E.K.’s intranet as assigned
    • Requires working in Sharepoint
  • Resource management
    • Assist in the maintenance of IDs for a variety of resources
  • Resource usage reporting
    • Assist in the monthly reporting of costs and chargebacks to US and ex-US accounting department
    • Assist with ad hoc requests for case costs throughout the month.

Required Education/Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree is required.
  • The job requires strong written and oral communications skills, critical thinking skills, resourcefulness and creativity. The successful candidate will possess a customer service attitude demonstrating an eagerness to learn and satisfy Information & Research Center clients (L.E.K.’s consulting staff).

Desired Education/Qualifications:

  • Preferred candidates are currently enrolled or recent graduates of an accredited library science graduate degree program.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Word and Excel are preferred.
  • This is a part-time position (20 hours per week),. Start date is flexible.
  • Hourly rate is 23/hour.

How to apply:

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume to: [email protected]

Please, no phone calls.