Workforce Innovation Strategist in Washington, DC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/15/2020

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Job Description

Are you a workforce development expert with a keen interest in program development? If you'd like to design and develop opportunities and initiatives for low income and marginalized workers, we may have the ideal role for you in DC!

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Workforce Innovation Strategist:

  • Help to develop and implement a high impact workforce strategy
  • Design and deliver new and enhanced workforce solutions and programs
  • Contribute to organizational goals related to new income generation 
  • Set up programming to enable family-sustaining wage job attainment

Requirements of the Workforce Development Strategist:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Technology, Social Science, or equivalent
  • At least 5 years of experience in workforce development, economic development, HR, or employment related field
  • Demonstrated ability to design and implement new workforce programs initiatives, and innovation solutions preferred
  • Experience working with employers on high impact talent acquisition and management strategies and solutions
  • Proven ability to manage a complex range of projects, goals, and internal and external partnerships
  • Experience scaling solutions and programs related to economic and workforce development
  • Ability to work well at an interpersonal level to champion worker needs with stakeholders
  • Strong business acumen and familiarity with a range of for-profit and non-profit models
  • Clear and effective communication skills, verbal and written
  • Ability to deliver projects according to schedule

Keywords: Workforce Development Strategist, Economic Development, Social Science, Employment Initiative

Job ID: 332425

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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