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Summer Consulting Intern (Masters Candidates Only) at EdOps

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Employer: EdOps

Expires: 04/15/2020

About EdOps and the Consulting TeamEdOps is a B-Corp specializing in the finance, student data and operations work of leading schools. Our mission is to minimize the financial, operational, and compliance demands of running a school and to support education leaders with data-driven insights to improve student outcomes.Our consulting team is a nimble group of skilled, accessible professionals with extensive experience in school operations. We are EdOps’s go-to team for discrete projects of all sizes, and we work across our finance, facilities, student data, HR analytics, and operations service lines to help our clients improve their schools.What You’ll DoWe are looking for a summer Consulting Intern who is passionate about operational excellence and interested in K-12 education. As a summer intern, you will:Work closely with full-time consultants who will provide coaching, mentorship, and occasional snacksTake responsibility for specific streams of project work. This may involve process modeling, process improvement, Excel-based analytics and modeling, research, and other strategic client supportInteract with clients by participating in meetings and managing follow-upMost importantly, contribute to helping schools solve tangible and immediate problemsDepending on our specific project pipeline, as a summer intern, you may have the opportunity to:Present directly to client management (school leaders and boards)Conduct empathy interviews or focus groupsConduct quantitative analysis in ExcelTravel nationallyPresent on key operational issues internally at EdOps and contribute to our broader thought leadership effortsWho You Are What is true about you:You are in the process of getting an advanced graduate degree (e.g. MBA, MPP, etc.); Undergraduate students will not be considered for this role.You have an excellent academic record (GPA, scores), or a good story of why notYou are great at working with other people, but can get things done on your ownYou can think strategically and break down problems into manageable componentsYou are able to communicate verbally and in writing in a clear, concise, and professional wayYou are comfortable with quantitative analysisYou have a passion for (or at least a deep interest in learning about) education and schools’ operational issuesWe’d also love to see the following:Prior experience in a non-profit or other mission-driven organizationPrior experience in management consulting, education, or operationsDemonstrated experience or interest in school finance or school operations