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Guidehouse Managing Consultant, Data Insights in Des Moines, Iowa

Job Family :

Research and Analysis Consulting

Travel Required :

Up to 10%

Clearance Required :


Guidehouse is a leading management consulting firm serving the public and commercial markets. We guide our clients forward towards new futures that build trust in society and your professional skills along the journey. Guidehouse Insights, a part of Guidehouse’s Energy, Sustainability & Infrastructure practice, is a dedicated market research and consulting team that provides in-depth technology and market analysis covering the global clean, distributed, intelligent, and mobile energy ecosystem. The team's research methodology combines supply-side industry analysis, end-user primary research and demand assessment, and deep examination of emerging technology trends to provide a comprehensive view of these industry sectors.


Operating in a Senior Research Analyst role, the successful candidate will manage the data asset product portfolio, with oversight on the team responsible for creating, producing, and maintaining the assets.

The successful candidate will bring expertise in developing, building, and maintaining data assets and managing a team. This is a high visibility role and the candidate will be expected to speak confidently and intelligently about a variety of data products, methodologies, industry trends and challenges. This role will be involved in managing and maintaining client relationships as well as proactively participate in business development discussions. The candidate should demonstrate the flexibility to pivot and respond quickly to a dynamic and evolving company culture and broader energy transition landscape.

What You Will Do :

  • Data Asset Management(50%)

  • Provide guidance, coaching, and quality assurance to junior staff

  • Engage clients and key account leads to identify key data asset needs and requirements

  • Collect, synthesize, and translate key information from varied sources into cohesive data products related to the decarbonization economy

  • Create, quality control, and publish high impact finished data assets

  • Act as lead and provide oversights into the design and implementation of data governance, data architectures, data integration, business intelligence, and data analytics solutions to enable clients to make data-driven business decisions

  • Develop roadmaps for future data products to be created

  • Oversee the development of quantitative analyses and market forecasts

  • Create compelling data visualizations, reports, and dashboards to present insights to clients and internal stakeholders

  • Client advisory (25%)

  • Develop custom and consulting solutions leveraging portfolio of data assets

  • Be the main analyst point of contact for a portfolio of data assets

  • Shape, price, and deliver custom advisory engagements with clients

  • Project manage the delivery of research solutions for client advisory engagements

  • Collaborate with colleagues across the Guidehouse platform expand client opportunities

  • Growth and Thought Leadership (25%)

  • Lead and manage the data asset solutions, setting strategic direction, and driving growth by identifying new business opportunities and ensuring the delivery of innovative data solutions

  • Collaborate with client engagement teams and clients to understand their business objectives, challenges, and data requirements

  • Develop and execute a growth strategy consistent with practice level and firm-wide goals and objectives

  • Market services and expertise via press interactions, conference presentations, contributed articles to industry publications, and blogs

  • Work with business development staff to grow client relationships and client base

  • Support targeted thought leadership campaigns to drive Guidehouse brand eminence

We encourage career development for the long term. As a Managing Consultant, you will follow a clearly defined career path and continue to deepen your specialized industry knowledge and client skills.

What You Will Need :

  • A minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in data science, information systems, engineering or related higher education qualifications; graduate degree preferred

  • At least 5+ years of relevant industry experience including relationships with relevant industry players and 2+ years consulting experience

  • Proven track record of managing a successful product team

  • Strong experience with project management and budget oversight

  • Proficient in SQL, R, Python, STATA, SPSS

  • Acts as a role model for continuous learning and development and challenges others to reflect and learn

  • Exceptional writing, presentation, and user story interview skills

  • Solid quantitative analysis skills, with an ability to create market models and forecasts using assumptions gleaned from research

  • Proven analytical, critical, and creative thinker

  • Due to client's engagement, US citizenship restrictions apply

  • Must currently reside in the Unites States

What Would Be Nice To Have :

  • A Graduate degree in the above fields

  • 7+ years of relevant industry experience

  • Experience in additional programming languages

  • Expertise in AGILE methodology

  • Expertise in JIRA, Asana, Wrike, or similar project management software

  • Project Management Professional Certification

  • AgileCertified Product Manager(ACPMA) ​Certification

The annual salary range for this position is $72,300.00-$144,600.00. Compensation decisions depend on a wide range of factors, including but not limited to skill sets, experience and training, security clearances, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs.

What We Offer :

Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.

Benefits include:

  • Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance

  • Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays

  • Position may be eligible for a discretionary variable incentive bonus

  • Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan

  • Basic Life & Supplemental Life

  • Health Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability

  • Student Loan PayDown

  • Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities

  • Skills Development & Certifications

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach

  • Emergency Back-Up Childcare Program

  • Mobility Stipend

About Guidehouse

Guidehouse 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.

Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.

If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at 1-571-633-1711 or via email at . All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation.

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