Senior Consultant

Burger Consulting Group (BCG) is seeking an experienced, senior consultant to join their growing team.  BCG serves construction clientele around the US and Canada with IT strategic planning, software selections, business process alignment and software implementation management. The firm has 25 years of industry experience with strong knowledge of best practices, technology trends and the vendor marketplace that is shaping and influencing our industry.

This is a full-time opportunity that can require 20%- 40% travel at times.  BCG is based in Chicago; however, the position can be filled remotely for the right individual.

Responsibilities

  • Consulting and interacting with people at all levels across a client organization, including senior-level executives
  • Working on engagements with multiple clients simultaneously
  • Actively participating in all phases of the project lifecycle and working closely with a variety of internal and external business partners to ensure that all business requirements are met
  • Performing in-depth assessments to investigate, uncover and understand business issues and processes, and delivering written and/or oral presentations of findings that may include process maps, infographics, graphs or other related material
  • Participating in software vendor selections by identifying requirements, developing RFP’s, creating demonstration agendas, and facilitating software demonstrations based upon client criteria
  • Working with client leadership and colleagues to assess technology needs, developing and delivering written and/or oral presentations/documentation of IT strategy recommendations
  • Ensuring superior customer service through follow-up, client responsiveness and customer-focused communication
  • Preparing articles for industry publications and providing thought leadership activities

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or building construction is a plus; MBA or an equivalent master’s degree from an accredited top-tier college or university is preferred
  • Minimum of five years of professional services experience and strong consultative skills
  • Strong public speaking and presentation skills (ideal but optional), including the ability to gain and retain the attention and involvement of sophisticated, challenging audiences
  • Assessment, selection and/or implementation experience of one or more of the following applications in construction; Accounting and Job Cost (ERP), Project Management, Service Management, Estimating, Material Management and/or fabrication management
  • Proven leadership skills and the ability to exercise sound independent judgment
  • Ability to take direction from engagement manager and/or PMO while providing input on project risks, outcomes, deliverables, and client dynamics
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, listening, analytical, problem solving, interpersonal and relationship-building skills
  • Demonstrated maturity, integrity, and the ability to work in a flexible entrepreneurial environment, both individually and as a team player
  • Strong knowledge of business processes common to construction firms, operational and accounting
  • Ability to facilitate meetings with a strong presence and ability to lead discussion while extracting important information
  • Ability to facilitate software demonstrations to ensure clients see and understand the solutions being evaluated, pro and con

If you are interested in this role, please contact Jackie Green at: info@burgerconsulting.com