Permanent / Full-time
Deadline for applications: 30 September 2022

For 30 years, Technopolis has been working to improve public policies for the common good.  

In order to strengthen our Paris team, we are looking for a motivated and passionate person wishing to work as a senior consultant (approximately 5 years’ experience) in public sector consulting. 

The candidate must have at least a Master’s degree (economics, regional politics, European politics, business administration, political science) or a business school profile. A good knowledge of the business world and the consulting profession is essential. 

A particular interest and successful professional experience in the field of policies supporting economic development, industry & innovation is required (in a consultancy, think tank or in the public sector).  

Experience or studies related to the development of business-friendly ecosystems, European Regional Structural and Investment Funds, business development is a plus.  

An interest or experience in transition issues is a plus: relocation / reindustrialisation, digital transition and industry of the future, short circuits, social economy, circular economy… 

The candidate must have excellent communication skills and openness, enjoy working in a team and have an appetite for multicultural contexts.  

The candidate must be fluent in English as we are an international firm. Knowledge of additional languages is an asset.  

Preferably, the candidate will have a driving licence.  

The salary will be defined according to the experience of the candidate and will be between 40 and 46k euros / year gross + annual bonus based on performance. The candidate must be located in Paris, but we offer the possibility of teleworking 2 days a week.

Role

The role of the senior consultant will be to carry out consultancy & project management assistance missions (consultancy, strategic support, implementation support and evaluation), sectoral and technical studies and public policy evaluations.  

Our main clients are located in metropolitan and overseas France (French Regions, actors of the economic development and innovation ecosystems, State services and operators) but also at the European level such as the European Commission (DG REGIO, DG GROW, DG RTD, DG REFORM…) or the European Investment Bank (EIB) for example… 

The senior consultant is a driving force in the company’s business development activities (drafting responses to calls for tender). The senior consultant will manage small project teams (with initial project management support).

Experience

5 years

Where?

France

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About Technopolis Group

Technopolis Group started as a consultancy firm for the evaluation of science, technology and innovation. While evaluation is still at the core of our company, we have over the years built up the know-how to support decision making on a broad range of topics. Our experts provide strategy and foresight, manage networks and provide project management support for even the most complex projects. We are acquainted with a wide range of quantitative methods and deliver advanced data analytics that is ahead of the curve. We evaluate policies, evaluate their impact and communicate them effectively to experts and the broader public. We never settle for out-of-the-box solutions but work with our clients to find the approach that best fits their needs.

We work with decision-makers in different levels and fields, from international institutions, such as the European Commission, the OECD and multilateral development banks, to regional and local authorities. Our clients include universities and R&D centres, network organisations such as business associations, clusters and incubators as well as governments.

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