Strategic Planning Lead

  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Arlington County, Arlington, VA, USA
  • Mar 26, 2020
Full time  

Job Description

Strategic Planning Lead
The Challenge:

Are you passionate about helping organizations understand and reach their goals? Do you live for that "ah-ha!" moment when your client realizes you just showed them how to transform their organization? Many organizations know where they want to go, but getting there can be a challenge. We're looking for you: a strategy consultant who can identify an organization's long term goals and show it how to achieve them.

This is an opportunity to have a direct impact on DoD Digital Transformation. As a strategy consultant on our team, you'll engage with clients at the executive level to help them understand their organization and crystalize their goals. You'll need to ask the right questions to draw out your client's objectives and vision. Your client will look to you to show them their organization from the outside. From unrealized potential to systemic challenges, you'll provide your client with a holistic view of their organization, as well as the multiple paths they can take to transform. As the strategy expert, you'll anticipate your client's needs as you create their way forward. Throughout the strategy life cycle, you'll identify opportunities to expand services to new and existing clients.

Empower change with us.

You Have:
  • 15+ years of experience in a professional work environment
  • Experience with successfully leading strategic planning efforts resulting in positive organizational changes and more effective operations for large-scale organizations.
  • Knowledge of industry-accepted standards and best practices related to strategic planning and organizational change management
  • Knowledge and understanding of tools, including the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written forms with all levels of staff, as well as clients
  • Ability to work independently or with limited supervision
  • Secret clearance
  • HS Diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:
  • Experience with leading strategic planning efforts within DoD
  • Knowledge of Cybersecurity and risk management is highly desirable
  • Possession of critical thinking, problem-solving, and initiative and or proactive skills
  • Change Management Certification

Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

Build Your Career:

Consulting at Booz Allen means empowering you to provide your customers with the best support. With a consulting career at Booz Allen, you'll have access to:
  • a large business consulting community
  • experts in virtually every field
  • a culture that focuses on supporting our employees

We have opportunities that provide stability while offering variety so that you can find the right fit for your career - and your life. You'll also have access to a wealth of training resources through our Consulting University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 functional and technical certifications, and books. Build your skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications that directly impact your role? You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site courses, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We'll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success. With contracts across the globe in multiple industries, no matter where you want to go with your consulting career, we have the path the takes you there.

We're an EOE that empowers our people-no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic-to fearlessly drive change.

Security Clearance

Secret

Experience Level

Experienced (3-6 yrs)