Career Opportunities

We’re looking for new team members who have experience in leadership, operation and organization development, coaching, consulting, and more. Our entrepreneurial environment puts a priority on appreciating team members for their specific skills and encourages everyone on the team to take an active role in their own future. We offer a versatile and flexible work environment with virtual offices located throughout the US.

Beyond a supportive and diverse environment, our team members receive numerous benefits, including:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care health insurance
  • Generous paid time off
  • 401(k) plan
  • “Dress for the day” policy, casual work environment
  • Group term life insurance and voluntary supplemental life insurance
  • Short-term and long-term disability insurance
  • Professional development and organized volunteer and charitable giving opportunities


We continue to review resumes for future opportunity for the following positions:

Linkage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to a diverse workforce.

Instructional Designer

Location: Burlington, MA

Linkage is currently seeking an experienced contract Instructional Designer to join our Burlington team. This contract Instructional Designer will conceptualize and build instructor-led and virtual leadership development programs for Director-, VP-, and Senior-level audiences.


  • Design new, highly interactive facilitated and virtual programs, including:
    • Detailed designs and outlines
    • Participant guide, exercises, and handouts
    • Facilitator guides
    • Slides
  • Revise existing instructor-led and virtual programs with updated content, exercises, and statistics
  • Manage assigned projects within established deadlines (in accordance with key stakeholders)
  • Maintain communication with stakeholders throughout iterative review cycles; manage changes and expectations to meet deadlines
  • Work strategically and/or tactically, depending on scope and number of projects
  • Facilitation of existing and custom public and client programs (possible)
  • Design blended learning solutions using a variety of delivery methods


  • Strong background in design and development of “soft skills”—leadership development experience preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years of instructional design experience; strong knowledge of adult learning principals
  • Experience designing face-to-face, mobile, and virtual learning platforms; familiarity with video, video design, and development of video learning elements; up-to-date with current pertinent apps
  • Excellent written, verbal, and group communication skills
  • Resourceful, able to navigate the organization and identify where/how information can be located 
  • Fast learner and creative problem solver
  • Detail and deadline oriented; able to complete tasks in accordance with a defined schedule; highly project-management focused
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment with remote employees in the field
  • Ability to work effectively as a team member and forge solid relationships
  • Proficiency with MS Office Products
  • Qualified candidates will also be able to present strong samples as part of the interview process
  • Bachelor’s required, Master’s preferred 


Principal Consultant

Locations: Burlington, MA
Position reports to the EVP, Consulting Group

The Principal Consultant role is responsible for helping to identify new business opportunities and assessing, developing and delivering client solutions that meet or exceed customer expectations.


  • Pursue business development opportunities; partner with senior sales managers to generate, advance, and close sales opportunities and grow assigned accounts
  • Build and maintain strong client relationships
  • Identify, develop, and deliver leadership and organizational development solutions
  • Deliver facilitated workshops and other development solutions to client organizations
  • Manage multiple, large-scale and complex client projects simultaneously
  • Pursue opportunities to build and strengthen the Linkage brand
  • Participate in product development initiatives to advance Linkage’s program offerings


  • Significant leadership and organization development expertise
  • Proven facilitation and presentation skills to all levels of leadership
  • Strong consultative selling/business development skills
  • Program design experience, especially customized programs
  • Executive coaching
  • Ability to build and maintain client relationships, especially with senior executives and HR
  • Product development expertise helpful
  • High energy with ability to work independently
  • Ability to adapt and adjust to high-pressure client demands
  • Ability to change focus quickly and easily
  • Strong business acumen
  • BA required, MBA helpful
  • Minimum of 12+ years of experience
  • Travel: 50-60%


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