Leadership Consultant

Company Overview

YSC Consulting is the world’s premier independent provider of leadership strategy services. Leadership strategy is the intentional design of the individual leadership styles, the team dynamics and interactions, and the workplace culture that are most likely to enable successful achievement of an organization’s desired future state. We help organizations understand if they have the leadership they need for success, and we work with them to get there.

  • YSC is an eclectic group of professionals grounded in the rigor of the behavioral sciences and practical realities of commercial and organizational demands. Our consultants help organizations connect the dots between business strategy and leadership. We create a consistent experience for individuals and organizations globally, but with careful attention to the needs of the local markets and cultures where they operate.
  • We are more than 225 employees in 20 offices across 15 countries around the world. Our consultants have varied professional backgrounds and hold advanced degrees and industry credentials in psychology, organizational behavior, management, adult learning and leadership, and related fields.

Profile Summary

An opportunity has arisen for a Managing Consultant to join the high performing ANZ team to leverage their expertise in delivering distinctive client solutions top of house. In this role, you will showcase YSC Consulting as a thought leader and leadership strategy, and advisory, consultancy.

We are looking for self-motivated, relational, insightful individuals with significant and diverse experience in our field. Individuals who thrive at YSC. bring an entrepreneurial spirit, generate great insights into clients, co-creating solutions, collaborating across regions and thinking flexibly. We need people who are comfortable with ambiguity, have an inquiring, innovative mind, and a strong learning orientation, equally comfortable delivering on their own or as part of a team. You must be willing to travel locally and across Asia on a regular basis.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Work with clients, delivering consulting services to develop and grow leaders within complex organizations of all sizes, designing solutions to meet the client’s needs.
  • Engage and build relationships with senior executives, acting as a trusted business advisor.
  • Engage in building new business opportunities for YSC, developing networks within existing clients as well as reaching beyond to new organizations with whom YSC can partner.
  • Manage client projects alongside a wider consulting and operations team to deliver effective solutions to clients’ more intricate problems. Consultants work globally to scope projects, manage budgets and ensure value is added to clients at every stage.
  • Integrate into the YSC community: share knowledge, learnings, feedback and experience to develop yourself and colleagues around you.
  • Bring psychological thinking to the fore, ensuring communications are insightful, engaging and offer tangible solutions and impact that are ethically sound.
  • Contribute to the internal efficiencies and success of YSC.
  • Work to tight deadlines whilst maintaining excellent standards.
  • Successfully manage workflow to meet monthly targets.

Desired Skills & Experience

You should have a postgraduate qualification in psychology, a behavioral science or a related field and a minimum of 7 years’ experience in several, if not all, of the following areas:

  • Strategy and/or organizational consulting
  • Leadership assessment and development
  • Team facilitation
  • Change management
  • Executive coaching
  • Workshop design and facilitation
  • Diversity and inclusion

Other Requirements

You have a proven track record of developing new business, building networks and forming strategic, lasting partnerships with clients in large commercial, government or non-profit organizations. You should have successfully managed clients and stakeholders at senior levels of organizations. You will be expected to manage client delivery through other team members.

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The YSC Team

Our best in class consultants are highly characterful, representing a range of backgrounds in the behavioral sciences and business, coming from different markets around the world and representing a wide range of social identities.

About Us

YSC Consulting partners with organizations around the world to identify and develop the leadership styles, interpersonal and team dynamics, and total cultures that are most likely to enable successful, sustained delivery of commercial and organizational performance.