Guidehouse Program Schedule Analyst, Senior Consultant in Sacramento, California
Guidehouse is a leading management consulting firm serving the public and commercial markets. We guide our clients forward towards new futures that build trust in society and your professional skills along the journey. Join us at Guidehouse.
This role can be based remotely in the United States, but preference given to local Indiana state residents
Program Schedule Analyst function at the Senior Consultant level within Guidehouse. Program Schedule Analyst are second level non-management consultants that will have responsibility for client management, solution implementation and generation of project results. You will own project workstreams and interact with the client daily to ensure engagement success. This includes supporting day-to-day operational meetings with client sponsors and consulting leaders. Program Schedule Analyst are expected to prepare and communicate well-organized, effective reports and presentations to client and internal executives. You will lead, coach and mentor consultants and ensure quality deliverables.
Develop and manage integrated program schedule, summarizing project-level schedules into an integrated master schedule
Identify, track and manage dependencies between projects and with projects external to the program
Develop and manage program-level milestone schedule
Develop and manage integrated resource plan
Drive standardization of project scheduling across the program
Perform critical path analysis and identify/present options to resolve critical path issues
Critical Path Trade-off analysis
Resources scenario analysis
Proactively identify risks and issues and analyze impacts as schedule updates are completed
We encourage career development and hiring for the long term. As a Program Schedule Analyst, 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 to progress to the Managing Consultant level.
3-5 years Project or Program Management Office (PMO) working experience in any of the following industries Utilities, DoD construction, DOE construction, Oil & Gas or similar
SAP Financial and/or Scheduling experience
Exceptional MS Project and/or Primavera skills
Exceptional oral and written communications skills
Exceptional skills in Power Point, Excel and Visio
Strong Communications skills and follow through skills
Strong organization, project scheduling and planning skills
Ability to work with diverse teams
Ability to understand and present project related variances to Senior Management
Ability to work independently in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment, lead projects and effectively prioritize time and tasks
Ability to deal with ambiguity and change
Preferred QualificationsIn addition to the above qualifications
Master’s degree or MBA
Strong experience with Utility Transmissions & Distributions construction project management
Systems knowledge of PowerPlan, WMIS, Stakeout for utilities construction planning and development
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.
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
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