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Business Consultant

Company: Guidehouse
Location: Clifton
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

OverviewGuidehouse is a leading global provider of consulting services to the public and commercial markets with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. We help clients address their toughest challenges and navigate significant regulatory pressures with a focus on transformational change, business resiliency, and technology-driven innovation. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and digital services, we create scalable, innovative solutions that prepare our clients for future growth and success. The company has more than 10,000 professionals in over 50 locations globally. Guidehouse is a Veritas Capital portfolio company, led by seasoned professionals with proven and diverse expertise in traditional and emerging technologies, markets, and agenda-setting issues driving national and global economies. For more information, please visit: ResponsibilitiesThe Consultant will have responsibility for client management, solution implementation and generation of project results. They will support project workstreams, interact with the client daily, and support day-to-day operational meetings with client sponsors and consulting leaders to ensure engagement success. The Consultant is expected to prepare and communicate well-organized, effective reports and presentations to client and internal executives and will work independently and as part of a team to ensure quality deliverables. Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with U.S. Government customers and Guidehouse colleagues to solve problems and improve outcomes
  • Support U.S. Government programs and processes to meet agency mission objectives and organization-specific business plan goals
  • Identify and implement business process improvements
  • Develop work products that clearly synthesize information into recommendations for client considerationAs a Consultant, you will follow a clearly defined career path and continue to deepen your specialized industry knowledge and consulting skills. As you hone your project management skills, leadership abilities and the aptitude for managing multiple workstreams, you will have the opportunity for career progression. QualificationsRequired: Due to our contractual requirements, to be eligible for this role, you must be fully COVID-19 vaccinated at time of hire.
    • Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university
    • Due to contract requirements US Citizenship restrictions apply
    • The ability to obtain a Secret Clearance
    • Strong analytical, writing and communication skills
    • Strong attention to detail, well organized and ability to self-prioritize multiple activities
    • Proficiency with Excel, databases, Word, and PowerPoint
    • Experience data gathering, data analysis, and problem solving
    • Knowledge of functional areas such as training, strategic communications, organizational design, change management, or policy analysis
    • Ability to perform in a high-paced work environmentPreferred QualificationsIn addition to the above listed requirements:
      • Experience providing internal or external management consulting services to federal agencies, departments or bureaus
      • Previous experience working in or supporting large government programs, business management, strategic management, program analyst, budget officer, financial analyst, and change management functionsAdditional RequirementsThe successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.
        • Strong critical thinking skills, writing skills, and communication skills in order to understand clients problems and identify solutions to address challenges
        • Organized, flexible, adaptable, team oriented, and able to operate effectively in ambiguous situations
        • Experience working within teams Additional RequirementsThe successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described. DisclaimerAbout GuidehouseGuidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation. Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco. If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at 1-571-633-1711 or via email at All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation. Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee. Rewards and BenefitsGuidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace. Benefits include:
          • Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance
          • Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays
          • Position may be eligible for a discretionary variable incentive bonus
          • Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance
          • 401(k) Retirement Plan
          • Basic Life & Supplemental Life
          • Health Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
          • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
          • Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities
          • Skills Development & Certifications
          • Employee Referral Program
          • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach
          • Emergency Back-Up Childcare Program

Keywords: Guidehouse, Arlington , Business Consultant, Professions , Clifton, Virginia

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