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ICF Consulting Group, Inc. Senior Business Consultant - Remote in Topeka, Kansas

ICF is looking for a Business Consultant to support a large Strategy and Business Solutions Support Contract. If you are looking for an opportunity to help inform and direct IT investment decisions; and develop and manage architectural targets and standards for our client, then this is the job for you. Join our team if you are looking to use and further perfect your business analysis and business management and project management skills.

This position will work remotely for a Federal client in Arlington, VA.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Providing leadership and highly specialized support and technical guidance for program operations.

  • Assessing and applying multiple organizational and management improvement techniques in a government environment.

  • Developing, reviewing, and analyzing project management documents, which include, but not limited to, Project Charters, Project Management Plans, Risk Management Plans, Communication/Training Plans, Business Cases etc. as required and according to organizational standards.

  • Ensuring transparent and effective communications between the Business and Information Technology to support project planning, risk mitigation, change management, and issue resolution.

  • Formulating and defining strategies, business processes, system scope, and objectives for programs and projects through research and fact-finding activities.

  • Conducting market research, evaluating product solutions, applying scoring frameworks, and developing financial estimates for product recommendations.

  • Conducting workshops, facilitating meetings, preparing documents and executive briefings, and proposing recommendations.

  • Facilitating and conducting workshops to analyze business needs in an effort to document business requirements, use cases, user stories, pain points, and as-is and to-be processes.

  • Applying strategic thinking in recommending process improvement and reengineering methodologies.

  • Analyzing, proposing, and developing business, data, and hybrid enterprise architecture models.

  • Identifying best practices, documenting and assessing performance measurements, and recommending business and technology solutions to streamline processes.

  • Leading cross-functional teams to address business and system problems using solid systems architectural and systems engineering principles.

  • Providing assistance with procurement activities.

  • Maintaining and presenting project status reports.

What you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • 10 years of management experience to include business process management, financial reporting, and IT project management.

  • US Citizenship required by Federal Agency check

Additional Qualifications

  • Demonstrated experience with gathering requirements, compiling metrics, assessing solution readiness, performing research and analysis, and providing program support.

  • Demonstrated understanding of Enterprise Architecture concepts including, but not limited to, strategic information gathering, technological research and data-driven process improvements, target architecture, and sequencing plans.

  • Demonstrated ability to conduct and participate in formal and informal management activities throughout the project life cycle.

  • Demonstrated mastery in independently applying business analysis, strategic thinking, scoping, requirements elicitation, business process modeling, requirements management, and feasibility and cost benefit analysis on moderately to highly complex projects.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication and personal skills with ability to present to groups, including C-level executives.

  • Ability to understand people, processes, and technologies to address business need for process improvements.

  • Ability to identify problems; determine accuracy and relevance of information; use sound judgement to generate and evaluate alternatives, and make recommendations.

  • Ability to thoroughly pay attention to details when performing and reviewing work.

  • Ability work with clients and customers to assess their needs, provide information or assistance, resolve their problems, and satisfy their expectations.

  • Ability to express information to individuals or groups effectively, taking into account the audience and nature of the information.

  • Demonstrate proficiency in using Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Teams, and Visio).

Preferred Skills/Experience

  • Master’s degree computer science, information systems, or business management.

  • Working understanding of Federal IT services models and frameworks to support the project team to meet client requirements.

  • Solid understanding of the commercial IT market for hardware and software.

  • Demonstrated ability to work with senior leadership to set and manage realistic program goals and metrics.

  • Operational experience with program/project metrics tracking and reporting.

  • Exceptional verbal and writing communication skills, including editing and proofreading.

  • Demonstrated customer service orientation and outstanding level of professionalism in providing client support.

  • Experience using Tableau, Power Apps, Azure DevOps, Salesforce, Appian, and ServiceNow.

  • Solid knowledge and experience with applying Agile Methodologies concepts and practices.

  • Solid understanding of on-Prem and off-Prem (Cloud) based environments.

  • Knowledge and understanding of Enterprise-wide platform deployment software.


Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth.

We can only solve the world's toughest challenges by building an inclusive workplace that allows everyone to thrive. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to hiring regardless of any protected characteristic, such as race, ethnicity, national origin, color, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability status, or military/veteran status. Together, our employees are empowered to share their expertise and collaborate with others to achieve personal and professional goals. For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy (https://www.icf.com/legal/equal-employment-opportunity) .

Reasonable Accommodations are available, including, but not limited to, for disabled veterans, individuals with disabilities, and individuals with sincerely held religious beliefs, in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination: Know Your Rights (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/2022-10/EEOC_KnowYourRights_screen_reader_10_20.pdf) and Pay Transparency Statement (https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_%20English_formattedESQA508c.pdf) .

Pay Range - There are multiple factors that are considered in determining final pay for a position, including, but not limited to, relevant work experience, skills, certifications and competencies that align to the specified role, geographic location, education and certifications as well as contract provisions regarding labor categories that are specific to the position. The pay range for this position is :

$90,940.00 - $154,598.00

Nationwide Remote Office (US99)

Need help? We're here:ICFCareerCenter@icf.com

About ICF

ICF is a global consulting and technology services company with approximately 9,000 employees, but we are not your typical consultants. At ICF, business analysts and policy specialists work together with digital strategists, data scientists and creatives. We combine unmatched industry expertise with cutting-edge engagement capabilities to help organizations solve their most complex challenges. Since 1969, public and private sector clients have worked with ICF to navigate change and shape the future. Learn more at icf.com (https://c212.net/c/link/?t=0&l=en&o=3731098-1&h=2556622195&u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.icf.com%2F&a=icf.com) .