Public Knowledge

Management Consultant– Business Intelligence and Data Analytics

Virtual Req #308
Thursday, November 11, 2021

Management Consultant– Business Intelligence and Data Analytics

Applicants must be willing to travel and should be within an hour of a major airport.
 

Company Summary

Public Knowledge® is a national management consulting firm that helps government agencies solve tough problems and thrive in complex environments. We do this by providing planning, procurement, and implementation services. Most of our work is in Health and Human Services. You can learn more about us at www.pubknow.com.  The GLI® Group has acquired Public Knowledge®, which provides Public Knowledge® with the financial backing and infrastructure of a larger company.

 

Inclusion is a core value of Public Knowledge®. We value and seek to create a more diverse workforce. We encourage women, minorities, veterans, people with disabilities, people with different sexual orientations, people with lived expertise, and other diverse people to apply. We believe every member on our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design, and deliver solutions. We are committed to creating a safe and inclusive workplace that highlights the diversity in all of us and our experiences.

 

Position Summary

This management consultant would spearhead research efforts to gather information for large projects and programs and propose creative solutions. This person would collaborate with project managers and team members to support project administration, time management, and budgeting. The ideal candidate would have experience with Business Intelligence, Data Analytics, and have skills with PowerBI and DAX.
 

Duties & Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

Research

  • Responsible for creating dashboards, reports, and datasheets using various data sources
  • Gather information for a project by conducting interviews, surveys, facilitating groups, analyzing client documentation, conducting research of best practice and academic literature, and the application of other information gathering tools.

Project Support

  • Learn and apply the tools and techniques we have for projects.
  • Work with project managers to support the administration of projects (ensure staff adhere to standards, organizing the time of other team members, supporting project meetings, and assisting with project financial management).
  •  Help your team meet project objectives, timelines, and deliverables within budget.

Analysis, Communication, and Consultation

  • Using your experience and research results, analyze and organize information identifying root causes of issues, opportunities for improvement, and generate ideas to improve the client situation.
  • Based on your analysis, research, and experience participate with your team in the development of recommendations for actions that will improve the client situation.
  • Communicate the results of our work (information, analysis, and recommendations) through the participation in the development and delivery of written reports, formal presentations, and oral discussions with your team, and as requested clients and stakeholders.

Firm Knowledge Sharing and Growth

  • Freely share your knowledge, skills, and abilities with your peers in the firm.
  • Perform firm administrative activities (maintain your resume, record your time accurately).
  • Grow your skills and experience by participating in projects and actively pursuing continuing professional education.
  • Develop an effective working relationship with clients and colleagues.

Required Education and Other Credentials:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • PMP certification is strongly preferred

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Have a passion for data and metrics
  • Understanding of data modeling and visualization
  • Experience analyzing business needs and writing query
  • Basic relational database theory knowledge
  • Experience in creating dashboards, reports, and datasheets using various data sources with  data visualization tools such as Power BI, DAX, MDX
  • Working knowledge of SAS, Stata, R or other data analytics software
  • Experience writing SQL to query databases, structure and modify data
  • Ability to query, load, and analyze data
  • Proficient with MS Excel, MS PowerPoint and other Microsoft applications
  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to communicate with officials at all levels in government and industry
  • Must have the ability to handle and organize multiple projects and deadlines
  • Must demonstrate a high degree of attention to quality, details, and correctness
  • Ability to work with colleagues in a virtual environment (via conference calls, web meetings, and using digital collaboration tools such as Zoom and cloud document repository) 

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:

  • Must have the ability to travel to client sites
  • Ability to work from a home-based office
  • Must have the ability to work at a computer for extensive periods of time
  • Must have the ability to speak on the telephone for extended periods of time
  • Must have the ability to read (paper or computer screen) for extended periods of time
  • Must have sufficient hand, arm, and finger dexterity to operate a computer keyboard and other Company equipment
  •  Must have the ability to be self-driven, work independently and as part of a team

We offer excellent benefits that include:

  • Comprehensive Health and Dental Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Disability Benefits
  • Flexible Work Hours
  • Generous Vacation Program
 *If you are a Colorado resident, you may be eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits for this role, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 732-942-3999 ext. 1436 for assistance


In accordance with PK's duty to provide and maintain a safe workplace during the pandemic, we require all new employees to be fully vaccinated with a Coronavirus vaccine. You will be asked to show proof of vaccination prior to your start date. 
 
Applying

Think you've got what it takes? Apply online on our website and include an introduction to yourself and your qualifications.
 

This job post should not be interpreted as all-inclusive; it is intended to identify major responsibilities and requirements of the job.  The incumbent may be requested to perform other job-related task and responsibilities than those stated above.
 

Public Knowledge® is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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  • Job Family USA
  • Pay Type Salary