Senior Project Manager - US

  • Location
    Seattle, San Francisco, New York and Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Mar 25

Position description

You are a social impact leader and you thrive tackling the most critical issues facing society today, from equitable access to health care, to quality employment opportunities, to climate change, to racial justice. You enjoy leading teams that drive the delivery of innovative and results-oriented solutions for clients, through strong problem-solving and tailored frameworks that address client challenges. You excel in solving problems using clear, strategic and creative thinking, and you want to put your skills to work – transforming organizations that create change in the US, Latin America, and around the world. You are a committed self-starter with experience in strategy consulting, a passion for social impact, and an entrepreneurial spirit.

Dalberg Senior Project Managers live and work around the world, creating a network of global perspectives anchored by local experience in our offices in the Americas, Africa, Asia, and Europe. Dalberg combines ground-level insight with experience from top-tier professional services firms and leading academic institutions to create actionable solutions to the world’s most pressing issues.

Typical Qualifications for a Senior Project Manager:

  • 5+ years of professional work experience, including 1+ years of managerial experience, directly managing teams for strategy and/or implementation work, and at least 2 years in management consulting or similar client advisory work (Mandatory Qualification)
  • A passion for driving social impact and equity, typically evidenced by a strong interest in and/or prior exposure to global or local impact issues
  • Strong analytical abilities, both quantitative and qualitative
  • Experience with stakeholder and client management in complicated settings and with diverse groups of stakeholders
  • Ability to present information in an insightful and structured manner, both written and oral
  • Ability to work with and lead a team in an entrepreneurial atmosphere
  • Experience living and working in different communities
  • Demonstrated fluency with English speaking and writing skills; proficiency with other languages a plus


Senior Project Managers are resourceful team leaders who manage the critical thinking and analytical horsepower that drives teams. As the link between junior team members and Dalberg management, Senior Project Managers deliver creative ideas and results for our clients worldwide. With a combination of analytical skills and social acumen, Senior Project Managers are savvy communicators who simplify complex findings, develop insightful recommendations, and structure communications that promote constructive dialogues with diverse stakeholders in the public sector, private sector, civil society, and international communities.


  • Lead project teams in disaggregating problems and providing solutions to address them
  • Develop innovative strategies and solutions for our clients
  • Manage work streams and provide direction
  • Coach, manage and support junior team members
  • Oversee the quality of client deliverables

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