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Public Sector Financial Services - Project Management - Consultant

Company: Guidehouse
Location: New York
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

OverviewGuidehouse is a leading global provider of consulting services to the public sector and commercial markets, with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. By combining our public and private sector expertise, we help clients address their most complex challenges and navigate significant regulatory pressures focusing 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 help our clients outwit complexity and position them for future growth and success. The company has more than 12,000 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 . ResponsibilitiesWe are looking for a Project Management - Senior Consultant to join one of the largest engagements on our public sector financial services team. The ideal candidate demonstrates a passion and propensity for project management. This role requires attention to detail, a high level of organization, analytic thinking, strong communication skills, and flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.Key Responsibilities include: --- Structuring creative approaches to solve discrete problems --- Utilizing flexibility and collaboration to prioritize and complete consultative tasks--- Employing strong written and verbal communication skills--- Developing quantitative and qualitative reports and briefings in layman's terms quickly--- Supporting process standardization--- Identifying opportunities to improve project management office (PMO) efficiency, effectiveness, and quality--- Proactively offering value-added recommendations to achieve strategic objectives--- Building strong relationships with federal clients--- Aligning project portfolio with business strategies, target architecture, and budget--- Providing effective risk management at the portfolio, program, and project levels--- Keeping current in advances in tools and techniques to share with team members QualificationsRequired:--- Bachelor's degree--- 1-2 years of full-time professional experience working on projects in a large organization--- Strong organization and self-management skills, willing to take initiative and follow through--- Strong experience in Microsoft products (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, SharePoint, etc)--- Ability to handle multiple tasks and responsibilities--- Willingness and ability to train and desire to lead--- Willingness and ability to understand, track, and report progress on technical systems and applications--- Experience interacting and working with operational groups across the organization--- Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills--- Ability to assist client personnel and staff in short- and long-term planning efforts, team planning discussions, prioritization and assisting in daily standupsPreferred: ---- Industry standard project management certifications (PMP, CSM, etc). --- Familiarity or experience with Agile methodology --- Master's degree in Business, Policy, or Government Additional Requirements

  • 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
  • This position is available virtually from PST, CST or EST time zones.
    • Strong preference will be given to candidates local to New York, NY, or Washington, DC.
    • Quarterly travel to New York, NY, and Washington, DC, will be required for virtual candidates.
    • Due to our contractual requirements, to be eligible for this role, you must be fully COVID-19 vaccinated at time of hire.
    • Per our contractual requirements, US Citizenship is a requirement for this role.
    • Ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance. - 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#LI-Remote

Keywords: Guidehouse, New York , Public Sector Financial Services - Project Management - Consultant, Professions , New York, New York

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