Director - Management Consulting - State & Local Government


On Site
USD 190,900.00 - 286,300.00 per year
Full Time


Management consulting
Business development
Proposal writing
Critical thinking
Microsoft Word
Problem solving
Public speaking
Project management
Financial modeling
Stakeholder management
Personal development
Community development
Security clearance
Request for proposal
Microsoft Excel
Analytical skill

Job Details

Job Family :
Management Consulting

Travel Required :
Up to 25%

Clearance Required :

What You Will Do:
  • The Management Consulting Director in Guidehouse's State and Local Government Practice leads delivery teams on high impact State & Local Government client engagements and driving business development activities
  • Establishing approaches to gather information from clients regarding client structure, process, technology and culture
  • 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 business opportunities that support relevant practice development goals and objectives

What You Will Need:
  • Critical thinking to solve problems and develop innovative solutions to client's management and operational challenges
  • 10+ years minimum of experience in management consulting with at least 5 years in State & Local Government.
  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college/university
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience managing projects and junior & mid-level staff
  • Reside locally in Baltimore, MD or Annapolis, MD or a commutable distance (within 50 miles).

What Would Be Nice To Have:
  • Master's Degree - MPP, MPA (including MBA or equivalent)
  • Experience managing challenging projects and serving clients
  • Experience facilitating meetings and public speaking with large groups
  • Management consulting skills such as project management, financial modeling, operational modeling, and stakeholder management

The annual salary range for this position is $190,900.00-$286,300.00. Compensation decisions depend on a wide range of factors, including but not limited to skill sets, experience and training, security clearances, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs.

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.

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