PwC Public Sector Change Management & Communications Senior Associate in Washington, District Of Columbia

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Job Description

In today's changing environment, the public sector is seeing an increase in physical and cyber threats, financial and performance reporting requirements, diversity in the workforce, and the impact of rapidly changing technologies. PricewaterhouseCoopers Public Sector LLP provides management consulting, technology consulting and risk consulting services to help federal and international government agencies anticipate and address these and other complex challenges.

PwC Public Sector LLP is one of four organizations to receive the 2014 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. The Baldrige Award is the nation’s highest Presidential honor for performance excellence, recognizing U.S. organizations for superior quality and world-class results across six categories defined by Baldrige including Leadership, Strategic Planning, Customer Focus, Measurement, Analysis and Knowledge Management, Workforce Focus, and Operations Focus. For more information on our journey to performance excellence, please visit www.pwc.com/baldrige or view our winner profile on the NIST website.

Professionals in PwC Public Sector LLP may be subject to a government security investigation and may need to meet related eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Our People and Organization consultants help clients effectively execute their business strategies through their people and maximize return on human capital. We do this by helping to transform their HR function, including their HR policies, operations and dashboards, and increasing their workforce capability. We also drive both transformational and event driven changes by focusing on organization design, leadership, culture, change management, communications and training.

Position/Program Requirements

Minimum Years of Experience: 3

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree in Organizational Development, Human Resource Management or Business Administration

Degree(s) Preferred: Master's degree in Business Administration, Organizational Development or Human Resource Management

Certification(s) Preferred: SPHR

Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates thorough knowledge and an proven success record of managing complex human capital change management programs, including thorough knowledge of people-related competencies and academic background such as psychology, human factors, applied cognition:

  • Assessment of change readiness, leadership alignment, and organizational impact

  • Change vision and strategy

  • Organizational design

  • Training strategies, and curricula and course development

  • Cultural transformation plans

  • Stakeholder management and communications to obtain awareness, understanding, buy-in, and support

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates a thorough proven track record of success managing small to mid-size project teams in a collaborative and fast-paced environment:

  • Developing work plans for a project work stream, understanding dependencies, maintaining project economics, and keeping leadership informed of progress and issues

  • Identifying skills and resources needed for timely and quality deliverables while maintaining flexibility for unanticipated issues

  • Articulating complex issues and structuring clear and concise written documents, adjusting style and level of details depending on audience

  • Identifying and resolving basic business analysis challenges with limited assistance

  • Adjusting readily to shifting priorities and rapid change

  • Anticipating and addressing client needs while building and expanding relationships with clients

  • Proactively increasing the firm's intellectual property via client work, and sharing new material across the firm

Demonstrates proven thorough ability to promote a collaborative work environment:

  • Managing, coaching, and mentoring less experienced staff

  • Monitoring the team workload while meeting client expectations, and respecting the work-life quality of team members.

This role supports client work contractually requiring US Citizenship and a Secret Level Security Clearance.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.