Sr. Government Consultant - Sr. Staff
Sacramento , California
September 09, 2016
Job Summary


Crowe Horwath is seeking a Senior Government Consultant to join our San Francisco or Sacramento office.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Define solutions to meet client needs and address critical issues and business challenges
  • Assist in developing written proposals and engagement work plans
  • Assist with performance and compliance audits, examinations, and reviews
  • Assist with financial and economic modeling and analyses for State and local government clients
  • Assist with utility rate setting projects used to develop regulated rates and rate structures
  • Develop and maintain relationships with clients
  • Collect and analyze background documents and research best practices
  • Identify and document potential performance improvement initiatives and new business processes
  • Interview and facilitate meetings with client staff and stakeholders
  • Document workload, staffing, technology systems, and costs
  • Prepare written documents and presentations
  • Make presentations to city councils and boards of supervisors



Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree in business, accounting or economics
  • 3-5 years of consulting experience
  • Excellent analytical and quantitative skills
  • Strong communication, writing, and organizational skills
  • A track record of producing high-quality work products on-time and within budget
  • Ability to be flexible and to learn quickly about different client programs
  • Ability to work independently and contribute as a member of the project team
  • The applicant must be proficient with Microsoft Office software (i.e., Microsoft Word and Excel)
  • Ability to work closely with project manager and other team members to drive project results
  • Solid project planning and management skills
  • Understands business process concepts and principles

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • MBA or MPA Graduate degree
  • CPA
  • 5 years of consulting experience specifically with public sector clients
  • Strong public speaking skills
  • Project Management Professional certification
  • Business Process certificationEOEM/F/D/V


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Company Overview

Crowe Horwath LLP ( is one of the largest public accounting and consulting firms in the United States. Under its core purpose of “Building Value with Values®,” Crowe uses its deep industry expertise to provide audit services to public and private entities while also helping clients reach their goals with tax, advisory, risk and performance services. With a total of more than 3,000 personnel, Crowe and its subsidiaries have offices coast to coast. The firm is recognized by many organizations as one of the country's best places to work. Crowe serves clients worldwide as an independent member of Crowe Horwath International, one of the largest global accounting networks in the world, consisting of more than 150 independent accounting and advisory services firms in more than 100 countries around the world.



A little about us:
Crowe Horwath LLP is a public accounting, consulting and technology firm dedicated to connecting specialized knowledge with innovative technology to bring value to our clients.

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