Associate Consultant (Entry Level)

Job Locations US-NC-Cary
Job ID
Professional Services


At MercuryGate, every solution we create is designed to be The Future of Delivery. That same attribute applies to our enthusiastic team members, whose expertise and dedication have made MercuryGate an industry leader.


As a member of our team, you will have the ability to work on projects ranging in size from small to mid-market and Fortune 500 companies, contributing actively in supporting their strategic initiatives. This opportunity will build your knowledge base and enable you to interact with some of the world’s most respected companies.


Are you ready to work in a fun, fast-paced and energetic environment that challenges you and rewards you for innovation, creativity and initiative? If so, come play with the MercuryGate team of champions by applying for to be part of our Professional Services Consulting Program today!

Job Summary & Key Responsibilities



MercuryGate’s Professional Services Consulting Program is designed to be a high velocity enablement initiative for recent or soon to be college graduates.  Successful candidates will be hired into an Associate Consultant role.  In the first 8 weeks, selected candidates will work alongside their peers to learn about Professional Services, Customer Engagement, Software-as-a-Service, and the Logistics & Supply Chain industry. Enablement will then continue across a 2-year period of guided growth and development, where you will work alongside subject matter experts and industry leaders to engage with real world customers and build your portfolio of experience.


Consultants in the program will gain skills in planning, executing, and evaluating projects according to defined timelines and budgets – from inception to ‘go live’. Building and managing project teams, as well as ensuring adherence to budget, schedule, and quality deliverables throughout the project life cycles, will also be covered in this position. Program members will have extensive interaction with sales, systems engineering, product development, and members from other cross­functional teams.


Participation in the Professional Services Consulting Program requires successful candidates to be based in our Cary, NC headquarters. As such, selected candidates will be required to relocate to the Raleigh/Durham metro area prior to the beginning of the program, and will be expected to remain in the area for the duration.


Job Duties:

  • Complete an 8-week boot-camp focused on industry, product, and project management knowledge
  • Partner with internal mentors for cross-functional training
  • Track and report on project milestones; provide status reports to customer stakeholders
  • Aid Project Leader in working with customer stakeholders to define scope, goals, deliverables, required resources, budget estimates and timeline
  • Aid Project Leader in all financial / commercial aspects of the project – from project estimation, SOW creation, contract tracking, and revenue recognition management

Job Qualifications & Other Requirements

  • 4-year Undergraduate Degree in a Supply Chain & Logistics or Business focused curriculum
  • Competitive GPA and Transcript
  • Excellent commination and organizational skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Participation in our MercuryGate University program preferred, but not required
  • Willingness and ability to relocate to the Raleigh/Durham Metro area by the beginning of the program


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