Navigant Consulting Inc Managing Consultant - Global Construction Practice - Seattle, WA in Seattle, Washington

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 Global Construction Practice works with owners, developers, contractors, providers of capital, and their legal counsel to proactively manage risk on large capital investments through our advisory services and to forensically investigate project impacts for the resolution of claims through our dispute resolution services. Our advisory services include: program management, project financing assistance, project risk management, CPM scheduling, claims management, and business process improvement. Our dispute resolution services include: forensic scheduling, project cost/quantum analyses, and professional liability reviews. Navigant also has many qualified experts who have testified in a variety of dispute arenas, including: litigations, international arbitrations, and government contract disputes.

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  • Supports detailed analyses of project schedule delays, cost overruns, productivity, contracts, change orders and other issues related to design and construction

  • Assists in the research and analysis of project cost records

  • Develops computer models of schedules, contractor production rates and costs using various software packages

  • Assists with data gathering activities including document review and supervision, and quality control of data entry activities

  • Supervises appropriate personnel including analysts, less experienced associates, client personnel, clerical support, and others as appropriate

  • Demonstrates proper documentation of work product

  • Responsible for limited engagement planning

  • Prepares client communications for senior level review

  • Coordinates administrative functions including time tracking and bill preparation

  • Supports company recruiting efforts through participation in campus events and office interviews

  • Supports company practice development efforts

  • Monitors individual chargeability and proactively seeks assignments to maintain projected chargeability

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Mathematics or similar field

  • Experience in the construction or manufacturing industry

  • Strong of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access.Primavera Project Planner and project scheduling technique experience is highly preferred

  • Ability to research, including the use of the internet and other information sources and a solid knowledge base in their course of study

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Efficient, flexible, creative problem solving skills, a high level of motivation, and excellent analytical and organizational skills

  • Willingness to travel and work overtime when needed

  • 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 Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.