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Senior Consultant

Gallant Solutions San Francisco, CA
  • Posted: 8 hours ago
  • $150,000 to $200,000 Annually
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

LOCATION: San Francisco Bay area, CA

SALARY: $150K - $200K annually

***Our client is looking for a Senior Executive Consultant. Ideally, we are looking for someone who has previous experience working at major high-level consulting firms like PwC, Accenture, Capgemini, Deloitte, McKinsey and Company, Bain and Company, The Boston Consulting Group, Roland Berger, etc.***

JOB TITLE:

Senior Consultant

SUMMARY:

The Senior Consultant is responsible for the primary execution of projects. The position requires skills in managing multi-million dollar, cross-functional, multi-location project teams using plan-based and/or cutting-edge project management methodologies. The positions responsibilities include, but are not limited to, creating and maintaining project plans, schedules, assessing and mitigating risks, facilitating teams, and providing timely and accurate status reports and other communications to management and team members.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Plan and Organize

  • Ability to define effective, value driven business solutions based on the Client’s specific needs
  • Create and maintain MS Project Plans – Define Tasks, Utilize Work Breakdown Structures (WBS), Maintain Predecessors/Successors, Level Resources, Set Baselines
  • Develop, support, and maintain other project progress tracking tools as required
  • Measure progress to activities and milestones in MS Project plans and other progress tracking tools
  • Track project metrics based on MS Project Plan
  • Analyze and report on schedule accuracy

Execute

  • Produce, review, and gain approval on specific deliverables for each engagement per the MS Project plan and the Statement of Work (SOW)
  • Provide pro-active, timely, and bullet-proof direct analysis support to the Engagement Manager or other team leads using MS Project, Excel, and PowerPoint as required

Communicate

  • Report to Leadership Team and Client Management with timely and actionable updates
  • Report to Core and Extended Team members ensuring all applicable cross-functional personnel are up-to-date on project lifecycle status and their responsibilities
  • Tools: Meeting Minutes, Action Registers, Risk Logs, Milestones and Ad Hoc Status Reports

Manage Issues and Risk

  • Track Risks, facilitate Risk Assessments, and formulate Risk Mitigations and Controls
  • Support the Project Lead/Manager in Identifying, Resolving, and Tracking Issues
  • Escalate Issues and Risks in order to determine solutions to prevent schedule slippage

Facilitate

  • Facilitate daily and weekly focused and cross-functional meetings
  • Keep and distribute Meeting Minutes, Decisions, and Action Items
  • Follow up with team members accountable for Action Items
  • Notify Leadership Team of appropriate change control

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 10 years of experience in multi-million, multi-geographic Program/Project Management
  • Strong Communications skills, both verbal and written, to all levels of personnel and management
  • Strong Interpersonal, Influential, and Consulting skills
  • Ability to self-teach when necessary
  • Ability to break down complex business information and apply rational planning for sound business decisions
  • Excellent time management, organizational, problem-solving skills
  • Strong commitment to quality, attention to detail, and proven ability to meet deadlines
  • SW Tool Proficiency: MS Project Server, MS Office Applications (Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio), Project Scheduling Software

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

  • Intermediate Level: At least 10 years of professional services experience
  • Bachelor Degree in a related field

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS (PREFERRED, NOT REQUIRED)

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification desired

Gallant Solutions

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San Francisco, CA
USA

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