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Organizational Consultant

Jacksonville, NC

About Horizon

For over 15 years Horizon Performance has been the premier selection and development consultancy for world-class teams. Our clients include the Navy SEALs, NASA, Marine and Army Special Forces, and college athletic teams. Horizon Performance is currently building a team of consultants to support our growing list of clients. This is your opportunity to get in on the ground floor and join us as we develop exciting and scalable software as a service business.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • • Analyze client job performance measures by interviewing and holding focus groups with experts, observing job performance in selection and training environments, and assessing job requirements.
  • • Conduct analysis on work environments, organizational structures, communication systems, group interactions, morale, and motivation in order to assess organizational functioning.
  • • Write reports on and communicate findings from organizational analyses. Recommend changes to client’s organizational functioning.
  • • Provide answers to performance questions posed by client, advising clients on best practices and their potential effects on performance.
  • • Collaborate with Horizon Performance Industrial-Organizational Psychologists on performance enhancement methodology and development of consulting best practices.
  • • Assist in creating client training materials and conducting client training on how to utilize data collection software.
  • • Collaborate with Technical Advisors to design job performance specifications for software configuration.
  • • Collaborate with Technical Advisors to ensure the software configuration is appropriately capturing performance data.
  • • Assist Technical Advisors in designing reports and ensuring information is presented accurately to client stakeholders.

Role Requirements

  • • You are an adaptable problem solver. You use flexibility, creativity, and resourcefulness to find and implement quality solutions. Challenges are exciting and fun for you.
  • • You speak confidently and with clarity of thought. You can communicate technical concepts and complex ideas to diverse audiences. You do not mind talking to a crowd.
  • • You have initiative, personal drive, and commitment. You look for more to do, are constantly improving, and approach work with an enterprising attitude.
  • • You understand the importance of active listening. You comprehend information and ideas from conversation.
  • • You are a dependable team member. You put your team before self, treat others with respect, and hold yourself and the team accountable.
  • • You are a resilient professional that remains poised under stress and tense situations.
  • • You are organized and appropriately prioritize tasks. You have a high level of attention to detail.
  • • You are proficient with Microsoft Office suite and comfortable learning new software solutions for everyday use.
  • Active DoD Security Clearance and meet eligibility requirements to access classified information.
  • • BA or BS degree, preferably in social sciences, business or management.

Preferences

  • • 6 years experience in an assessment, selection, training, or development environment.
  • • Knowledge of organizational psychology principles.
  • • Experience working in a military environment.
  • • Experience integrating software solutions into daily workflow.

Application

Please submit a resume and cover letter to Lissa Beckland at lissa.beckland [@] horizonperformance [dot] com.