The Eureka Consulting Group is recruiting students to join their consulting team for Semester 1, the academic year 2021-22. Please kindly refer to the message below for details. Thank you.
[Message from The Eureka Consulting Group, HKU]
The Eureka Consulting Group Limited (http://ecg.hk/) is opening applications to all undergraduate and postgraduate students. Interested students should submit their application by 11:59pm on 15th September 2021.
Who Are We?
The Eureka Consulting Group (ECG) is a student-led social enterprise, founded at the University of Hong Kong in 2014. We aim to offer pro-bono consulting services to social enterprises, non-profit organisations, and small to medium-sized enterprises. Our vision is to train and educate students about the consulting industry while providing unique and innovative strategies that help businesses refocus, restructure and reinvigorate.
What Do We Do?
WE SOLVE REAL-LIFE PROBLEMS! We work with non-profits, social enterprises, start-ups and SMEs to research into and solve their most pressing challenges. Past projects have solved complex issues related to fundraising, marketing, branding strategy, performance improvement, legal research and information technology. We have the capability to tackle a wide variety of problems as we recruit students from diverse backgrounds who are then provided with rigorous training by leading firms and industry professionals.
By being a part of Eureka, students gain firsthand experience of the consulting industry, leveraging their knowledge to provide actionable solutions to real-life business problems faced by real-life organisations. Our consultants work in diverse teams with members from different nationalities and academic backgrounds. Not only do they get innumerable opportunities to network with our distinguished alumni and interact with experts and guest speakers from companies such as AlphaSights and Quinlan & Associates, they also get a chance to work on their cases with mentorship from Deloitte professionals.
ECG has conducted diverse projects for reputable clients across a wide variety of industries, including fintech, food and beverage, volunteering and robotics. Some of our past clients include Möet Hennessy Diageo, Clearbot, Habitat for Humanity, Carbonbase, and FeedMe Guru.
Who Are We Looking for?
We recruit students from a variety of academic backgrounds with a willingness to learn and collaborate. NO prior experience is necessary. We look for candidates with excellent problem-solving skills, interpersonal skills, and the ability to articulate their thoughts clearly. Some qualities that we value highly include:
- Diversity and evidence of creative/innovative thought.
- Leadership skills and excellent verbal and non-verbal communication (proficiency in languages other than English is beneficial).
- A meticulous attention to detail and an ability to organise, motivate and instruct others.
- Willingness to learn or familiarity with concepts such as consulting, business, finance, accounting, legal, and management concepts.
- An ability to complete tasks efficiently under time pressure.
- An ability to work and effectively collaborate in a virtual work environment.
- Interested students must fill the following application form HEREon or before 11:59pm on 15th September 2021.
- After review of applications, selected candidates will be called for a group interview.
- If required, a personal interview may be conducted.
In case of any queries, please feel free to contact our Head of Talent Management at email@example.com
(Please note: ECG operations will be delivered through a hybrid mode this semester, combining in-person and virtual experiences. Applicants should preferably be situated in Hong Kong for the entire semester to ensure comprehensive engagement.)
Disclaimer: The data collected through the online application and activities organized are solely administered by The Eureka Consulting Group, HKU. The School shall not be held liable in the case that disputes, loss or any other situations arise.