Opportunity for a consultant in strategy and economic development in Peru.

The consultant must have a bachelor's degree in Administration, Economics or the like. An MBA, Master in Economics or MA in International Relations from a prestigious university will be valued. Knowledge of strategy, regional development, value chains or clusters, innovation systems and competitiveness will be valued.

Job offer - Cluster Consulting Peru

Cluster Consulting is a consulting company in the field of economic development, with a strong business strategy component. We are experts in business strategy, innovation and internationalization aimed at improving regional competitiveness, mainly under the focus of clusters. Our clients are governments and development institutions such as the IDB and the World Bank.

The main headquarters are in Belo Horizonte, Brazil and we currently have a subsidiary in Peru.

We offer a career of excellence and rapid growth, giving special care to the development of our team. We are looking for young professionals with a strong motivation to learn and to participate in the economic development of the country and the region.

Our web page is www.cluster-consulting.com

About the junior consultant job

We are looking for a full-time junior consultant to be part of our consulting team in a project for the development of a technological roadmap for the Peruvian food ingredients sector. The contract will be for the 8 months that the project lasts, with the possibility of becoming a permanent position based on the results obtained.

The candidate must have a bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Economics, International Relations or a related career. Professional experience in business, strategic consulting, regional development, value chains or clusters, innovation systems and competitiveness will be valued.

The ideal candidate should have analytical and interpersonal skills, as well as teamwork, communication and leadership skills. A minimum of two years of experience in business or in the management of public projects oriented to the development of the private sector is required.

In general, the consultant will work as part of a team consisting of a director, a senior consultant and an international specialist from the sector related to the project.

The activities that you will carry out in a project are:

  • Permanent contact with clients and participation in meetings and presentations.
  • Participation in team meetings, providing ideas, motivation and knowledge.
  • Strategic analysis of sectors, based on research, analysis of secondary information and interviews with strategic actors of the sector -in the national and international scope- as well as public and private institutions related to the project in charge.
  • Participate in the dynamics of regional development through the identification of key actors and committing them to participate in a process that includes the joint development (public-private) of an action plan to improve competitiveness.
  • Responsibilities and tasks that will be assigned gradually.

As a young consultant, high levels of motivation and rapid capacity development are expected.

General information

  • Proposal to join the Peruvian subsidiary as a junior consultant.
  • Entrepreneurial spirit that contributes to the development and growth of the company in Peru.
  • Area: consulting in economic and strategic development.
  • Headquarters: Lima, Peru. However, depending on the project, it may require periods of time outside of Lima.
  • Availability to travel and work throughout Peru.
  • Domain of Word, Excel and Powerpoint, as well as experience in the design and execution of presentations.
  • Other benefits: possibility of learning a new methodology, working with professionals with international experience and continuous training.


  • English advanced level
  • Spanish (mother language level)
  • Portuguese will be a plus.

If you feel motivated send your CV to Juan Luis Salinas This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 12th March 2021.