Principals at Wellspring Consulting work in a team setting. Their role is to oversee and project-manage the work, guide the work of more junior case team members, perform selected data gathering, analysis, and synthesis, and to interact frequently with the client to manage the client relationship. The Principal acts as a leader of the case team, and his/her work plays a central role in assessing the data that is gathered and distilling key insights and practical direction for the client in concert with the Director on the case.
Principals with Wellspring Consulting typically have a Masters degree, and have a minimum of four years of experience in strategy consulting. Principals must have excellent project management skills, client relationship skills, be strong strategic thinkers, work effectively with people, and demonstrate active interest in the social sector.