We are Plural a strategy consultancy helping businesses to deliver transformational growth.

Launched in 2014, our founding principle has been to create a lasting impact for our clients through evidence-based decision making and close collaboration.

Through our offices in London and New York we advise some of the major corporates and Private Equity investors globally in the Media, Information & Technology, Agribusiness and Industrial Technology sectors.


“The backbone of a Plural project”


The role of an associate is different on every project and suits highly adaptable people who thrive on learning new skills and adapting to unfamiliar situations; your day-to-day responsibilities may range from building a complex financial model to designing and commissioning primary market research or conducting on-site interviews at client sites around the world.


What you will do:

  • Managing key work streams on big projects, or managing small projects alongside a Director
  • Design and execute primary research programs, build financial models, and design sections of reports.
  • You will attend client meetings and present to clients.
  • Although the role is based in our London or New York there will be opportunities to travel to clients and attend events, often international.
  • Often manage analysts and interns directly
  • Associates are eligible for our 3-6 month NYC/London exchange programme
  • Our Associates are typically promoted after 18-30 months.


What we look for:


Qualifications & experience required:

  • Strong academic background
  • Evidence of commercial acumen
  • An open mind and a willingness to learn new skills
  • Two-three years’ working experience, ideally in relevant roles in a strategy consultancy
  • Language skills preferred but not required


Skills & our core competencies:

  • Applications welcome from candidates with strategy consulting experience
  • Analytical, creative and strategic; a good problem solver, demonstrating strong business acumen
  • Determined and tenacious, persistent and focused on the end results
  • Collaborative style and good at building relationships. Working with colleagues across all areas of the organisation and beyond to achieve one mission.
  • An excellent communicator with good interpersonal skills, confident working with individuals at all levels
  • Good at influencing, driving impact and implementing change
  • Pragmatic and adaptable with the ability to deal with ambiguity and manage it effectively
  • Commercial acumen; The ability to support project creation and evaluate strategic fit and recommendations
  • Resilient and resourceful self-starter




Please send us your CV and cover letter by filling out the below form.



If you have difficulties sending your documents via the above form, please contact recruitment@pluralstrategy.com.


For the New York office:

To apply, please submit your CV and covering letter to recruitment@pluralstrategy.com.