JM Davis Consulting Group is seeking for a full-time Client Strategist in Washington-metropolitan area for our Deaf and Hard of Hearing consumers.
The Client Strategist handles a variety of roles: helping Deaf and Hard of Hearing clients develop career goals, educate on resume and cover letter creation, teaching job retention skills, providing life skills training, and consulting consumers to help them maximize success.
This position also requires networking within the community, generating and cultivating strong relationships with local businesses and developing partnerships with employers to secure community-based, long- term employment for our diverse roster of clients who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing. This candidate will support individuals with disabilities who communicates in American Sign Language.
Successful candidate must be:
Passionate about helping others and making a difference within the community
Compassionate, energetic, enthusiastic and able to motivate others
Able to multi-task and prioritize effectively
Flexible and able to manage an ever-changing caseload
Excellent communicator - both verbally and in writing
Ability to work independently and autonomously
Strong networkers, who can effectively and confidently build relationships and galvanize community partnerships with local businesses
Communicating fluently in American Sign Language
Responsible for providing full company-wide support as requested.
Provides direct support to staff as requested
Demonstrates ability to multi-task and prioritize effectively.
Demonstrates excellent communication skills
Able to work independently and autonomously.
Provides community employment support for both the client and the employer.
Provides job coaching to the client as needed.
Provides direct support to clients with disabilities.
Available and able to travel up to 50 miles radius from where s/he works.
Available and able to transport clients in personal vehicle as requested.
Willing to work on weekends, as needed (occasions)
Obtained Bachelor's degree in related field
At least 1 years of experiences in the field work or atmospheres of providing the services to DEAF/HARD-OF-HEARING PEOPLE
Valid driver’s license and proof of automobile insurance required
The chosen candidate will also be required to submit to criminal background and motor vehicle record checks that must meet company standards.
At JM Davis Consulting Group, we offer competitive wages and benefits.
This is a full-time community-based position. Telecommute and travel in and around Washington, DC-metropolitan area and within 50 miles radius of your residence is required for this position.
Physical Work Environment
Ability to meet the physical demands of the position's duties including, but not limited to, sitting/standing for prolonged periods of time at a desk/computer workstation, consumer’s job site, and using repetitive arm, hand and finger movements.
Ability to work in an open office setting, using standard office equipment including a computer, and attend meetings both at office and other off-site locations such as Vocational Rehabilitation office, job site, employer face to face, etc.
Ability to attend all meetings and consumers’ job sites
Ability to communicate in English and American Sign Language both in person and through other appropriate means.
Ability to read printed materials and a computer screen
References (professional references ONLY)
Unofficial College Transcript
J.M. Davis Consulting Group is committed to a safe environment that reflects our pluralistic society.
J.M. Davis Consulting Group provides equal opportunity in employment and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, gender, sexual orientation or disability. Persons with disabilities needing assistance in the application process may call the Human Resources office.
J.M. Davis Consulting Group maintains an alcohol-free/drug-free work environment
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $14 - 20 per hour
At least Bachelor's Degree
Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing: 2 years
Human Services: 2 years
Required license or certification:
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $14.00 to $20.00 /hour