Current Openings

Consultant

What is a Consultant?

 

Consulting is the business of providing value-added advice for government clients. They pull from their experience, industry understanding, and problem-solving abilities to offer valuable advice to a specific government client or organization. A consultant’s job is to help their clients get from point A to point B --- from their current state to their desired state.  

 

Fantastic. So, what do Consultants do?

Consultants listen to client goals and objectives and:

  • Ask questions to clarify goals & objectives.

  • Identify and review existing documentation and reports.

  • Analyze current programs/processes/systems.

  • Perform research on specific topics or projects.

  • Perform analytical and writing tasks, such as cost studies, requirements analysis, reports on the programs/processes/systems, and written recommendations for improvements.

  • Participate in meetings with clients and supervisors.

  • Implement process and procedures tied to accomplishing client objectives

  • Communicate status, work-flow, and issues with team-mates and clients.

  • Participate in industry forums to obtain trend information.

 

What are the Core Responsibilities?

  • Oversee strategy and implementation of project and program plans.

  • Develop and implement policies and performance measurement goals.

  • Coordinate and disseminate program goals, and identify partners and stakeholders.

  • Identify, compile and analyze key data to guide decisions.

 

Job Requirements & Desired Knowledge / Skills / Abilities?

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Engineering, or related study.

  • Minimum of eight (8) years relevant work experience.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification

  • Critical thinking, written & verbal communication skills are highly beneficial.

 

What are my Responsibilities to Arete?

  • Provide lessons learned in a format that is understandable to peers and management.

  • Interact with management to present reports or provide advice.

  • Network and keep your eyes and ears open for opportunities to support business growth; think about future clients and future employees;

  • Support company initiatives in your areas of interest and skillsets and provide honest feedback to improve business operations.


Send your resume to Todd.H.Eichberg@arete-delivered.com.