Guidehouse Project Manager (Managing Consulting)-Clean Energy & Sustainability in Topeka, Kansas
Guidehouse 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: www.guidehouse.com.
We are seeking a Project Manager excited about clean energy and sustainability to join our team at the staff level of a Managing Consultant. We are looking for an individual who can apply project management best practices across large clean energy program evaluation projects. You will support our project operations team with end-to-end project management activities including budgeting, forecasting, scheduling, staffing, execution, and continuous improvement.
Support budget formulation and track and forecast budget status, run reports, and reconcile financial transaction data in support of daily operations
Support the development of detailed project schedules and track and monitor schedule progress and risks
Facilitate client meetings to gather data and understand client needs and desired outcome
Provide project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders about strategy, adjustments, and progress
Support the management of contracts with project subcontractors
Support the use of project management best practices, techniques, and standards throughout project execution
Identify and suggest process improvement opportunities
Work directly with clients in a responsive and caring way
5-7 years professional working experience (excluding Internships, Co-ops, and fellowships) to include 3-5 years of project management experience
Familiarity with primary research methods such as surveys and interviews
Familiarity with project management software tools, methodologies, and best practices
Proven ability to solve problems creatively
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to travel
No sponsorship available for this position
In addition to the above listed:
3-5 years professional working experience excluding Internships, Co-ops, and fellowships
Empathy for how users experience products and services
Proficiency in MS Project
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or training
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 salary range for this role is $80,700 USD to $121,200 USD depending on experience
Guidehouse 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.
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Rewards and Benefits
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.
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