Kforce Business Consultant Specialist in Pleasanton, California

Kforce has a client that is searching for a Business Consultant Specialist in Pleasanton, California (CA).Summary:This is a customer facing position which analyzes business process, provides oversight support to business case development and support IT solutions. This role provides support to senior leadership by providing information regarding business systems, data and process initiatives and to cross-functional management and leadership by providing information regarding business and technology issues. This position also manages the implementation of technology or business process integration plans, and manages systems and business process activities.Responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:

  • Oversight to business-specific projects by promoting adherence to all policies and procedures; developing work plans to meet business objectives and deadlines; carrying out processes and methodologies; solving complex problems; monitoring progress and results; recognizing and capitalizing on improvement opportunities; evaluating recommendations made; and influencing the completion of project tasks by others

  • Analyzes and defines efficient, cost effective solutions that support client business processes and functional requirements for complex IT projects or tasks on large IT projects

  • Conducts and/or participates in the analysis of client business processes and functional requirements and in the preparation of appropriate documentation to communicate and validate the information

  • Build relationships with cross-functional stakeholders; communicating information and providing advice to drive projects forward

  • Provides support to senior leadership and cross-functional management by providing information regarding performance metrics, business systems, data and process initiatives, and business and technology issues

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field and minimum eight (8) years of experience in business operations, IT consulting, business analysis, or a related field; additional equivalent work experience may be substituted for the degree requirement

  • Minimum four (4) years in a leadership role working with project or functional teams

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Four (4) years of experience in business case development and analysis

  • Three (3) years of experience working on cross-functional project teams

  • Two (2) years of work experience in a role requiring interaction with executive leadership (e.g., Vice President level and above)

  • Two (2) year managing operating or capital budgets

  • Two (2) years of experience in capacity planning, demand management, and workforce planning

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours