Guidehouse Project Management - Senior Associate in Washington, District Of Columbia

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

Our Program and Portfolio Management (PPM) Consultants assist with project and financial management related activities across multiple projects. The individual would be responsible for optimizing project and program performance, while consistently aligning projects with corporate strategy.

Qualifications

Required:

Demonstrates proven thorough knowledge and success in a role within a Project Management Office for large programs in the federal government environment, emphasizing the following specialty areas: governance, planning and controls, earned value management systems, performance measurement and reporting, communications and stakeholder management.

Desired:

Demonstrates proven thorough abilities with, and a track record of, identifying and addressing client needs specific to federal project management, and federal consulting or federal project management: actively participating in client discussions and meetings; communicating a broad range of Firm services; managing engagements including preparing concise, accurate documents and balancing project economics management with the occurrence of unanticipated issues.

Demonstrates proven thorough abilities as a team leader: creating a positive environment by monitoring workloads of the team while meeting client expectations and respecting the work-life quality of team members; providing candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner; and keeping leadership informed of progress and issues; providing guidance, clarification and feedback to less-experienced staff.

Holds a PMP or equivalent certification

Disclaimer

Guidehouse an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All 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 any other characteristic protected by law.

ID 2018-1678

Category Client Services

Type Regular Full-Time