Navigant Consulting Inc Managing Consultant - Senior Research Analyst - Remote Locations in MITCHELL, South Dakota

Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global professional services firm that helps clients take control of their future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge, substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help clients build, manage and/or protect their business interests. With a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and significant regulatory or legal pressures, the Firm primarily serves clients in the healthcare, energy and financial services industries. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More information about Navigant can be found at navigant.com.

We work with energy leaders to aggressively strengthen their enterprises and help them make choices that ensure energy reliability, efficiency, and serviceability, as well as improve business performance. We focus on issues across the entire electric and natural gas energy value chain including fuels, generation (renewable, fossil, hydro, nuclear), transmission, energy markets, energy delivery, and consumption (including energy efficiency and demand response).

Navigant Research, a part of Navigant’s global Energy Practice, is a market research and consulting team that provides in-depth analysis of 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.

Navigant Research is seeking a senior research analyst to cover commercial electrification manufacturing and drivetrains.

Responsibilities include authoring research reports and briefs, creating quantitative models and forecasts, interacting with clients and the press, authoring articles for industry publications, delivering presentations, and contributing to consulting engagements. This position requires the ability to effectively communicate thought-provoking and original analytical findings to a client base that includes utilities, technology companies, service providers, the investor community, industry organizations, and government agencies.

Candidates should have a relationship with OEMs as well as strong knowledge and proven expertise in commercial transportation electrification and alternative fuels. Understanding of business aspects related to emerging demand-side transportation technologies and impact on power and utility markets is preferred, including:

  • Commercial transportation electrification

  • Electric vehicles

  • Vehicle-to-grid

  • Vehicle efficiency

  • •Alternative fuels

  • A minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in journalism, business, economics, engineering or related higher education qualifications; graduate degree preferred.

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience direct industry experience.

  • Exceptional writing skills

  • Solid quantitative analysis, ability to create forecasts in Excel using assumptions gleaned from primary research and existing infrastructure databases

  • Strong secondary research / information discovery and aggregation skills

  • Good interviewing skills

  • Excellent presentation skills and executive presence

  • Experience dealing with clients and delivering high-quality and responsive client service / international client experience preferred

  • Technology market research / industry analysis experience is strongly preferred

  • Frequently communicates with clients and coworkers and must be able to share information effectively

  • Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills

  • Work as a member of a team as well as be a self-motivator with ability to work independently

  • Flexibility and responsiveness in managing multiple projects in sometimes high-pressure situations simultaneously

  • Able to travel via airplane with minimal assistance to client sites across the US and potentially internationally

  • Usually remains stationary for the majority of the day

  • Regularly uses close visual acuity and operates computer equipment to prepare and analyze and transmit data

The company offers competitive compensation packages including an incentive compensation plan, comprehensive medical/dental/life insurance, 401(k) and employee stock purchase plans.

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

Navigant 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.

Navigant 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.