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Guidehouse Business Analyst - Senior Consultant - Norfolk, VA in Washington, District Of Columbia


Interested in working with talented people to help develop innovative solutions to some of society’s most complex and challenging problems? We are Guidehouse, a leading consulting firm serving the public sector and commercial clients with specialized capabilities in strategy, technology, and risk management. You may not yet know our name, but we have a rich history. Guidehouse is a combination of PwC’s former public sector practice and Navigant’s deep expertise in energy, financial services and healthcare.

We offer an exciting, fast-paced environment that fosters intellectual growth and rewards individuals based on impact, not tenure. Our firm is at the forefront of an emerging model solving complex problems that stretch across government and private companies, affording our people the opportunity to be on the cutting edge of the consulting profession. By focusing on markets facing transformational change, technology-driven innovation, and significant regulatory pressure, our employees also develop and deploy world class knowledge and problem solving that leads to breakthrough solutions.


  • Liaise between different business teams to gather business requirements, validation rules, and stakeholder expectations for budget and expenditure reporting data streams, evaluation standard operating protocols, as well as other work streams.Conduct user acceptance testing in IT systems related to work streams

  • Identify opportunities for efficiencies with data management and innovative approaches to completing scope of work

  • Lead interagency working group sessions to facilitate discussions around methodologies for user management and data collection, storage, analysis, approval, and release. Ensure end user access and data approval workflows in systems are compatible based on business requirements.

  • Develop communications, training materials, and other end user support materials for supported work streams, in addition to direct end user support and issue resolution.

  • Support the creation of data collection and analytical Excel tools using advanced Excel skills, including testing the functionality of the tool (data entry/formulas/formatting/analysis)

  • Develop understanding of financial data structures and data streams

  • Support testing and validation activities for all systems and tools to ensure data integrity and compatibility, including data exchange and data import processes

  • Conduct relevant research, data analysis, and create reports

  • Document key aspects of data management workflows and system releases

  • Assist in proposal development, as requested

  • Actively expand consulting skills and professional development through training courses, mentoring, and daily interaction with clients


The position requirements include evaluation of Navy command Business Operations, procedures and programs, and providing process improvement and corrective action recommendations to improve business operations. The ideal candidate will have experience identifying improvement initiatives, business process gaps and innovative improvement opportunities of Navy ERP capabilities and business processes. Candidate must possess an active Secret Clearance.


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, business, finance or other business-related field3-5 years of relevant consulting or industry experience in data analysis, IT project management, computer technology, software, machine learning, analytics, mathematics, or statistics

  • Experience establishing and maintaining dashboards (e.g. Excel, Tableau, etc.) and reports

  • Proven experience effectively prioritizing workload to meet deadlines and work objectives

  • Demonstrated ability to write clearly, succinctly, and in a manner that appeals to a wide audience

  • Experience preparing briefings and other written materials for executives

  • Proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation tools, research skills

  • Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills; capability to resolve complex problems

  • Self-starter, highly organized; Works well with all functional levels in the organization

  • Prior professional services or federal consulting experience

  • Active Secret Security Clearance


  • DoN experience in Business Operations and Processes.

  • Knowledge of DoN Business Operations, SAP (Navy ERP) applications and non-SAP applications.

  • Business Process Mapping or Lean Six Sigma certification

  • Experience in strategic planning and execution

  • Working experience in Scrum/Agile project methodologies.

  • Experience with Navy ERP

Additional Requirements

  • This position requires successful completion of a background check and employment verification.

  • 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.


About Guidehouse

With a unique blend of large firm resources and an entrepreneurial collaborative culture, Guidehouse is where your purpose, passion, and expertise transforms organizations.

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 with a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change, technology-driven innovation and significant regulatory pressure. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, we help clients create scalable, innovative solutions that prepare them for future growth and success. Headquartered in Washington DC, the company has more than 7,000 professionals in more than 50 locations.

If you’re passionately motivated to make a difference and deliver exceptional work, we invite you to learn more about your career opportunities at


Guidehouseis 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 contactGuidehouseRecruiting 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.

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.

Benefits include:

  • 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

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Job Locations US-DC-Washington

ID 2020-4934

Category Client Services

Type Regular Full-Time

Travel 0-20%

Govt Clearance Level Secret