Navigant Consulting Inc Senior Consultant - eDiscovery - Global LTS - Multiple Locations in Chicago, Illinois

Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global professional services firm that helps clients take control of their future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge, substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help clients build, manage and/or protect their business interests. With a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and significant regulatory or legal pressures, the Firm primarily serves clients in the healthcare, energy and financial services industries. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More information about Navigant can be found at navigant.com.

Navigant’s Technology Solutions group provides innovative solutions for complex data management challenges. We work in collaboration with our clients and their counsel to uncover and overcome their data management challenges— whether from our Data Analytics and Advisory expertise, our Digital Solutions and Development capabilities, or our Discovery Management offerings. We leverage our unique combination of in-depth legal, industry, and technology experience—along with our global capabilities—to deliver cost effective, actionable solutions. We continuously prove the value of our unique capabilities, and earn our clients’ trust time and time again.

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This role can be based in any of the following locations: Chicago, IL; Washington, DC; New York, NY.

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  • Consistently monitor and manage project scope, goals, deliverables, and progress to all stakeholders, from data collection, to processing, review and production.

  • Assist with planning and scheduling project timelines

  • Coordinate with project staff on project requirements and delivery timelines for processing and hosting tasks related to eDiscovery matters

  • Utilize MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint to document project requirements, procedures, quality control steps, and project statuses

  • Prepare internal and external client communications, both written and oral

  • Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions

  • Perform quality control and assurance on client deliverables

  • Manage project budget and post fees as directed

  • Manage review workflow, including creation and tracking of review batches

  • Assist in developing and ensure compliance of standard operating procedures and training materials

  • Document issues and risks and report any inefficiencies or suggestions for improved process automation to supervisor

  • Generate consistent and thorough documentation to support processes executed throughout the project lifecycle. Specific tasks may include writing up interview notes and drafting emails, memorandum or reports that demonstrate specific processes followed.

  • Mentor new hires and consultant staff to assist with their growth and professional development within the organization.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in MIS, CIS, Accounting, Finance, Economics or Mathematics

  • 3+ years of total experience including some prior experience as a project manager overseeing client needs and discovery deliveries

  • 3+ years of experience with e-Discovery tools; The following tools are preferred: Relativity, Concordance, Clearwell, Lexis Nexis LAW, iPro, NUIX, and/or MindsEye Tunnel Vision

  • Advanced decision making and problem solving skills

  • Ability to manage time effectively and prioritize responsibilities around intense deadlines for clients who work in a fast-paced, dynamic, deadline-driven, time-sensitive 24/7 industry

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including proofreading and editing

  • Excellent customer service skills with individuals at all levels, both internal and external

  • Ability to interact confidently with senior management and lawyers/partners

  • Commitment to working collaboratively with project managers and eDiscovery management to meet and exceed client expectations

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office products: Word, PowerPoint, and Excel

  • Ability to work overtime as needed

  • Ability to travel, often with little notice

  • Experience in the consulting industry a plus

  • Frequently communicates with clients and coworkers and must be able to share information effectively

  • Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills

  • Work as a member of a team as well as be a self-motivator with ability to work independently

  • Flexibility and responsiveness in managing multiple projects in sometimes high-pressure situations simultaneously

  • Able to travel via airplane with minimal assistance to client sites across the US and potentially internationally

  • Usually remains stationary for the majority of the day

  • Regularly uses close visual acuity and operates computer equipment to prepare and analyze and transmit data

The company offers competitive compensation packages including an incentive compensation plan, comprehensive medical/dental/life insurance, 401(k) and employee stock purchase plans.

Navigant does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Navigant and Navigant will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.

Navigant is 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.