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Guidehouse Managing Consultant - Low Carbon Pathways in Helena, Montana


Guidehouse is a leading global provider of consulting services to the public sector and commercial markets, with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. By combining our public and private sector expertise, we help clients address their most complex challenges and navigate significant regulatory pressures focusing on transformational change, business resiliency, and technology-driven innovation. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and digital services, we create scalable, innovative solutions that help our clients outwit complexity and position them for future growth and success. The company has more than 12,000 professionals in over 50 locations globally. Guidehouse is a Veritas Capital portfolio company, led by seasoned professionals with proven and diverse expertise in traditional and emerging technologies, markets, and agenda-setting issues driving national and global economies. For more information, please visit


Guidehouseā€™s Decarbonization Solutions team works to deliver the next generation of solutions to support our clients in delivering on a decarbonized energy future. We support utilities and stakeholders across the energy sector as they envision and prepare for this future by combining our market knowledge, objective modelling capabilities, and deep technical skills with strategic perspectives on decarbonization planning.

As a member of the Decarbonization Solutions team you will help to identify and build new, transformational offerings for our clients. You will primarily work with energy providers to help them identify long term pathways and related actions to decarbonize their operations. Assignments may include defining decarbonization targets and strategies, measuring long-term decarbonization impacts, and developing and implementing decarbonization programs to drive real-world impact. In this role you will learn, be challenged, and develop skills at a fast pace. In addition to hands-on experience, formal training programs will teach you the diverse skills you need to succeed. You will contribute to complex projects and will learn about project management by managing smaller projects

Position Overview:

  • This position involves working directly with clients to identify decarbonization strategies and develop strategic plans, business cases, and cost/benefit and other analyses to support decarbonization strategy development.

  • This is a highly challenging position that draws heavily upon analytical, creative, and interpersonal skills essential to effective regulatory and general strategy consulting.

  • The role requires frequent communications with clients and coworkers while effectively sharing information.

    Primary Responsibilities Include:

  • Developing, maintaining, and interpreting analytical models to forecast energy, emissions, and cost impacts of decarbonization policies at a macroeconomic and microeconomic scale.

  • Working with clients through workshops, 1-on-1 conversations, and interviews to gather data to inform analytical approaches.

  • Staying abreast of technology developments, demonstration projects, and pilot studies of emerging energy and decarbonization technologies.

  • Working directly with our Central Analytics team to develop the inputs for and QC the analysis from our low carbon pathways analysis tool.

  • Preparing and presenting analysis, reports, and other documents for internal and/or external client use.

  • Providing subject matter expertise for sales and delivery efforts.

  • Directing junior team members to support the development of analytics to meet client needs.

    Additional Responsibilities for this Position may Include:

  • Strategic corporate and regulatory planning activities, including stakeholder engagement.

  • Uncertainty and risk analysis.

  • Contribution of subject matter expertise to utility rate cases, IRPs, or other regulatory processes.

  • Managing multiple projects within tight schedules and budget.


  • Minimum degree required: Bachelors

  • Minimum years of experience: 7 years directly relevant work experience excluding internships and co-ops.

  • Minimum years of supervisory experience: 2 years

  • Knowledgeof decarbonization pathways for the energy sector, across both electric and gas systems.

  • Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytics skills.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

  • Advanced Excel capabilities, comfortable working with large datasets and quantitative models.

  • Familiarity with collaborative software platforms and tools that facilitate team collaboration through cloud computing.

  • Ability to travel as needed for client engagement(s).

  • Must currently reside in the domestic United States.

  • No sponsorship available for this position.


  • Master's dergee

  • 3-5 years management consulting experience with corporate level stakeholders.

  • Strategic and regulatory planning activities experience.

  • Energy industry experience, particularly with a utility or other energy provider.

  • Familiaritywith programming tools and languages such as VBA, Python or R .

Additional Requirements

  • The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.

  • This role will be subject to a salary range of $80,700 USD to $140,000 USD, may vary depending on degree, relevant work experience and location.


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.

Rewards and Benefits

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

  • Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities

  • Skills Development & Certifications

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach

  • Emergency Back-Up Childcare Program