• Strategy Analyst - Experienced Associate

    Job Locations US-Washington DC
    ID
    2019-3019
    Category
    Client Services
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    What do you get when you bring together the brightest minds and place them into an exciting, fast-paced environment that fosters intellectual growth and rewards based on impact, not tenure?

    You get one of the fastest growing consulting companies in the United States. While we may be a new name in consultancy, we were born from a storied one. Guidehouse was founded in 2018 as an evolution of PwC Public Sector with a mission to help our clients deliver on their mission; providing bold new strategies that catalyze transformative results across all ends of the enterprise. We embrace brilliance. We embrace independence. Join us.

    Responsibilities

    This position will be one of a team of consultants engaged with a Federal government client in programmatic support services to deliver project management, data analysis, strategic planning and risk management and evaluation tools for projects within the client’s real property portfolio. The position will assess the Federal government client’s capacity to execute strategic priorities, and assess current state operations within the program office to identify opportunities for improvement and develop strategies for improving coordination and project execution. The candidate for this position will be expected to demonstrate a strong foundational knowledge of the client’s operating environment to effectively inform delivery strategy and work product and deliverable development. Additionally, the candidate will be expected to lead themselves and other team members, regularly engage with the client to discuss contract status, work products and priorities, and demonstrate critical thinking skills to determine when to escalate risks and issues to leadership for quick resolution.

    Qualifications

    Required:

    • Bachelor's Degree from an accreddited institution
    • Communication skills that enable interfacing with the client on a daily basis, as well as participating in presentations and trainings on team work products
    • Knowledge of management consulting approaches and techniques for risk management, project management, and process improvement
    • Strong analytical mindset to enable proactive analysis of business processes and business data to identify opportunities for efficiency and improvement; ability to analyze large sets of data using a variety of tools
    • Experience building, operating and enhancing project management and risk evaluation and analysis tools at the project and program level
    • Ability to direct the completion of projects within estimated time frames, coordinate efforts with other team members and stakeholders, and review and approve work products for quality, completeness, and adherence to customer requirements
    • Ability to quickly assimilate to client’s operating environment and understand the business issues and challenges of client's organization and industry

     

    Desired:

    • Experience in transportation industry
    • Experience with managing and leading resources

    Additional Requirements

    • This position requires successful completion of a background check and employment verification.
    • The 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.

    Disclaimer

    Guidehouse is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions will be made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or other characteristics protected by law.

     

    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 RecruitingAccommodation@guidehouse.com. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation.

     

    Guidehouse 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
    • Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance
    • 401(k) Retirement Plan
    • Student Loan Paydown
    • 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

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