ECG, a national management consulting firm working exclusively in the healthcare industry, was named the top provider of value-based care consulting services in a 2021 Best in KLAS report. At ECG, our primary emphasis is on quality—in our people and our services. When you work at ECG, we empower you to be your best. We hire you for your ability, integrity, and education, and then we assign you challenging projects and help you grow professionally.
ECG is committed to ensuring a friendly work environment where all people are welcomed, valued, and supported. We value our employees’ diversity and promote inclusion because diverse teams are stronger and generate multiple perspectives that help us develop better solutions for our clients.
Our Academic Healthcare practice partners with executive leaders of academic medical centers (AMCs) across service lines that focus on areas such as enterprise strategy, organizational design of the clinical enterprise, affiliation agreements, graduate medical education (GME), and AMC–community provider alliances/affiliations. Having served the academic medicine market for over 45 years, ECG is an unmatched leader in this subsector of healthcare.
Our Academic Healthcare practice is experiencing rapid growth as client demand for our services continues to rise during this unprecedented era in healthcare. Our clients are seeking assistance as they revisit their clinical and academic strategies, partner with community providers, make needed changes to their organizational structures, and further engage in value-based care.
As a Manager or Senior Consultant, you will be part of a team responsible for solving the most complex and strategic issues faced by AMCs. Our clients are seeking our assistance as they revisit their clinical and academic strategy, partner with community providers, make needed changes to their organizational structure and further engage in value-based care. Small project teams allow you access to senior client executives (typically the C-suite), as well as regular contact and coaching from highly seasoned partner-level consultants. We are unique in that we offer Managers and Senior Consultants visibility within the firm and exposure to a broad range of healthcare projects.
Your responsibilities may include:
Analyzing, synthesizing, and interpreting data to inform client recommendations.
Performing detailed, quantitative analysis; building Microsoft Excel models; and preparing operational and financial projections.
Leading information-gathering efforts.
Helping develop a project’s approach, strategies, and work plans.
Conducting stakeholder interviews.
Developing project findings and recommendations.
Preparing project materials and reports.
Presenting final deliverables to client sponsors.
Assisting in the design and implementation of recommended solutions.
Identifying follow-on opportunities and helping to scope and close follow-on engagements.
The ideal candidate will be able to:
Work closely with multiple project teams and ECG principals.
Communicate effectively with management and executive-level client staff.
Identify opportunities to engage clients on future projects.
Take responsibility for project outcomes.
Learn about ECG’s breadth of solutions and identify those that reflect personal and professional interests.
Participate in peer and junior staff knowledge development and career advancement.
Act as an ECG ambassador within personal, professional, and alumni networks.
Prior experience in academic healthcare consulting and/or hospital administration/operations (3+ years for Senior Consultant and 6+ years of applicable experience for Manager-level positions)
Strong knowledge of and passion for the academic healthcare sector
Master’s degree in business administration and/or master’s degree in a health-related field; bachelor’s degree in business or a health-related field preferred
Proven track record of solving complex problems and completing challenging projects
Demonstrated diagnostic, analytical, and quantitative skills
Track record of strong client service
Demonstrated career progression with increasing responsibilities
Advanced Excel expertise
Strong written and verbal presentation skills
Ability to travel 40+%
Position Type Full Time/Exempt
Position Location Boston, San Diego
ECG is a strategic consulting firm that is leading healthcare forward using knowledge and expertise built over the course of nearly five decades to help clients see clearly where the industry is going and navigate toward success. We work as trusted, professional partners with hospitals, health systems, medical groups, and academic medical centers across the country. We thrive on delivering smart counsel and pragmatic solutions to the critical challenges facing healthcare providers. Client success is our primary objective. ECG’s national presence includes offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Minneapolis, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, St. Louis, and Washington, DC.
Our employees are driven, innovative, and passionate and our company culture is supportive and collaborative, with a defined career path to help you succeed in a meritocratic environment. We offer an attractive compensation package, challenging and rewarding work, and a stellar reputation. To begin the recruitment process, please submit your resume and cover letter via the Careers page of our website at http://www.ecgmc.com.
ECG provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition (cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic. We participate in E-Verify as part of our onboarding process.
Internal Number: 457-916
About ECG Management Consultants
ECG is a strategic consulting firm that is leading healthcare forward. Using knowledge and expertise built over the course of nearly five decades we help clients see clearly where the industry is going and navigate toward success. Addressing the critical challenges facing the healthcare industry is what we do. Simply put: we’re problem solvers. We work as trusted, professional partners with hospitals, health systems, medical groups, and academic medical centers across the country. We thrive on delivering smart counsel and pragmatic solutions to the critical challenges facing healthcare providers. Client success is our primary objective. ECG’s national presence includes offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Minneapolis, San Diego, Seattle, St. Louis, and Washington, DC.