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Director Financial Services Consulting - Federal Advisory
Guidehouse Arlington, VA

Director Financial Services Consulting - Federal Advisory

Arlington, VA
Expired: April 02, 2024 Applications are no longer accepted.
  • Vision , Medical , Dental , Life Insurance , Retirement
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Company Info
Job Family:
Management Consulting

Travel Required:
Up to 25%

Clearance Required:

What You Will Do
  • Director in Guidehouse Financial Services segment leads delivery teams on high impact Federal and commercial client engagements and driving business development activities
  • Establishing approaches to gather information from clients regarding client structure, process, technology, and culture.
  • Leading and facilitating meetings with client stakeholders to gather information.
  • Identifying and implementing overall program improvements for clients
  • Effectively leveraging project resources to accomplish tasks while providing regular feedback and coaching.
  • Driving business development activities including RFP responses and proposal development.
  • Ability to lead account planning and target new advisory business opportunities that support relevant practice development goals and objectives.

What You Will Need

Deep commercial and public sector capital markets knowledge with demonstrated ability to identify business opportunities, lead project engagements, attract new business, and build lasting professional relationships with senior client executives.
  • Experience developing, bidding, and winning public sector management consulting services with progressively increasing level of leadership responsibility.
  • >12+ years of related work experience in Program Management with an ability to identify and execute strategic priorities and process improvements
  • Bachelor's Degree from accredited College or University
  • Demonstrated history of meeting and exceeding multi-million dollar business development and managed revenue targets
  • Demonstrated leadership experience in managing teams, providing feedback, mentoring, and coaching team members.
  • Serve as point person in client communications and manage developer/client interactions
  • Provide leadership and mentoring to team members on project development and client management skills
  • Manage client relationship and expectations throughout project lifecycle
  • Communicate project status to all stakeholders (internal and external), work to resolve issues and problems, proactively identify project risks and make recommendations for resolution to ensure project success
  • Prepare roadmap reports for projects to both team members and clientele
  • Ability to interact with all levels of personnel from technical to executive management, and to influence stakeholders in order to get things done.
  • Strong leadership interpersonal skills.
  • Exceptional communication skills.

What Would Be Nice To Have

  • MBA, or other master's degree in finance and/or related fields.
  • Experience working in mortgage finance industry and deep relationships across US and International financial institutions.
  • Expertise and background in structured finance, securitization, and transaction management.
  • Experience working with asset managers, federal entities and financial guarantors.
  • Education preferably in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Business, or STEM
  • Certifications such as: Project Management Professional, Chartered Financial Analyst, Certified Public Accountant, etc.

What We Offer:

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.

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
  • Student Loan PayDown
  • Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities
  • Skills Development & Certifications
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach
  • Emergency Back-Up Childcare Program
  • Mobility Stipend

About Guidehouse
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.

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.

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