Senior Consultant

    • Job Tracking ID: 513000-799342
    • Job Location: Remote, RMT
      Washington, DC,
      Arlington, VA,
      Alexandria, VA
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: Masters Degree
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 04/05/2022
    • Years of Experience: 10 - 15 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description

Have you ever dreamed of going to a job that you love? One that includes working in a place where contributing to the client’s effectiveness, work-life balance, and quality performance are our hallmarks; a place where a collaborative environment will challenge you? Well, you need to look no further - COE is an award-winning workplace with a balanced focus on client, employee, and company. We offer benefits that exceed others and a flexible environment focused on your success.

So, if you are someone who focuses on high quality performance, relishes in achieving meaningful and measurable outcomes for clients, loves to perform with passion, and appreciates support and recognition, then COE is the right place - we are ready to invest in you!

In anticipation of contract awards, we are seeking a Senior Consultant to serve as part of an integrated solutions delivery team, ensuring high quality delivery and focusing on building COE’s capacity to deliver through deep functional expertise. Key responsibilities include providing expert level consultation to client organizations to assist them in achieving measurable improvements in their organizational performance; leading consulting engagements; developing COE staff in functional capacities as well as consulting skills; building senior level relationships and effectively managing client relationships; identifying and developing opportunities for additional business; and developing a visible, external thought leadership role in the industry.

The role requires a person who has proven broad and deep experience in the Federal market sector with a track record of high quality delivery and market expansion. This role also requires a motivated self-starter with advanced critical thinking skills who can build relationships and mentor COE consulting staff. 

Successful candidates will have 10+ years consulting experience in organizational effectiveness, including HR strategy and planning, OD and change, business process improvement, leadership development, performance management as well as a demonstrated industry thought leadership position in these areas. Knowledge of the Federal acquisition cycle is highly desired.

This is primarily a telework assignment, with occasional travel to our HQ in Rockville, MD and to local client sites within the Washington DC/Metro area. 


Your role will initially include, but will not be limited to the following:

  • Provide expert level consultation to client organizations to assist them in achieving measurable improvements in their organizational performance.
  • Manage contracts through scope validation and relationship management with prime and sub contractors.
  • Develop work plans, schedules, quality management plans and implementation strategies.
  • Lead midsize to large and/or strategic engagements and manage resources from opportunity qualification through delivery and closeout; achieve cost, schedule, and quality metrics.
  • Function as primary point of contact and build effective relationships with Client leadership, client technical POCs, CORs and COs.
  • Provide thought leadership in more than one area of core business and mentor junior staff in developing capacity in core functional areas.
  • Develop whitepapers and proposals.
  • Serve as senior expert in the development of intellectual capital, marketing materials and internal job aids.
  • Establish external thought-leadership position on organizational effectiveness and related topics through articles, white papers, blog posts, and other social media tools.


Experience and Skills

  • Master’s degree in field related to core service offerings
  • Ten+ years experience in management consulting and demonstrated experience in several of the following areas:
    • Organizational Assessment and Improvement
    • Strategic Planning and Support
    • Business Process Improvement
    • Human Capital Strategy and Management
    • Workforce Planning
    • Leadership Support
    • Performance Management and Measurement
    • Change Guidance
  • Five + years experience managing complex projects and leading project teams.
  • Public speaking or authorship of papers in areas related to core service offerings.
  • Experience in a rapid paced, time sensitive, high quality environment.

Job Benefits

We are proud to have been recognized by Forbes as one of America's Best Management Consulting Firms. COE has also received consecutive  awards of the prestigious "When Work Works" award in recognition of our engaging corporate culture and strong employee benefits!

We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits to meet the personal and family needs of our employees. The following information is a brief summary of these benefits and may be subject to change.

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Basic Life, Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
  • Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Accident Insurance
  • Voluntary Group Term Life and Accidental Death Benefit
  • Wellness Incentive Program
  • Employer-Paid Professional Development
  • Educational Assistance
  • Performance Incentive Bonus Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Financial Planning Assistance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Smart Benefits®
  • Parking Assistance Policy
  • Holidays
  • Floating Holidays
  • Paid Time Off
  • Parental Leave