Careers

Position: Manager, Technology Advisory Services

Location: Washington, DC

Summary/Objective

Guidepost is seeking an experienced professional with a sound understanding of complex data analysis and other technology related solutions within the context of litigation, fraud, investigations, and other investigative matters. A successful candidate will possess experience or aptitude in all aspects of technology consulting and data analysis, including but not limited to the collection and synthesis of data, project management, spreadsheet and database creation, and SQL programming. Candidates should possess skills in designing and executing solutions to complex financial problems, as well as analyzing complex data sets from relevant financial, transactional, survey, and other data systems.  They will lead teams and be responsible for overall project management and execution. This position is based out of our Washington DC office in the Technology Advisory Services Practice.

Job Duties

  • Performing day-to-day engagement activities including interaction with client personnel, internal team members, and professionals from other firms involved in the engagement
  • Applying accounting, financial, and analytical skills to various client situations and practice disciplines
  • Designing and implementing complex database models to resolve disputes
  • Utilizing forensic and data mining tools to search, recover, sort, and organize large amounts of electronic information in all phases of an investigation or litigation issue
  • Organizing information to facilitate effective data access and analysis
  • Maintaining detailed work-paper records of assumptions, methodologies, and information sources employed during the performance of all analytical tasks
  • Delivering quality work product within established timeframes
  • Preparing drafts of written analyses and reports for third parties on the project scope and/or results of activities
  • Preparing presentations, exhibits, and data visualizations for clients and third parties on the project scope and / or results of activities
  • Leveraging responsibilities to, and managing the output from, junior staff during engagements
  • Mentoring and coaching the development of junior staff
  • Compliance with the Company’s Mandatory Vaccine Policy

Competencies

  • Business Acumen
  • Mentor
  • Consultation
  • Critical Evaluation
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Leadership & Navigation
  • Project Management
  • Ethical Practice

 

Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a quantitative discipline: Finance, Accounting, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Mathematics, Statistics
  • Four (4) to seven (7) years of experience in a consulting environment conducting analysis of transactional or financial data sets
  • Superior interpersonal, communication, and technical skills
  • Strong understanding of the litigation, compliance, or investigative process
  • Ability to define and evaluate scope of projects, develop work plans, manage teams in the execution, report findings, and fully document analyses
  • Professional experience with an understanding of or experience with the following tools:
    • MS SQL or Oracle databases
    • R, Python, C#, VBA, T-SQL, SAS
    • Tableau, PowerBI, or other visualization software
    • Microsoft Azure, SharePoint
  • Strong attention to detail

Supervisory Responsibility

This position manages employees of the department as assigned and is responsible for the performance management and hiring of the employees within that department.