Mr. Federal Consultant
I am a financial management consultant for a household name that provides services to clients in the Federal Government. My project work has been concentrated in process improvement and solutions implementations for the U.S. military. At present, I lead an effort in charge of financial statements, internal controls, and audit preparation.
Undergrad School: Top-75 U.S. Public University
Undergrad Major: Finance
Age: 30, Ethnicity: White
Extracurriculars: Drummer in a cover band, Adult sports leagues (baseball, flag football, basketball)
Title: Senior Consultant
Company: Fortune 500
Length of Employment: 8 yrs
Company: Small consulting company (sub-contractor to my future employer)
Length of Employment: 1 yr
Big Life Wins:
Managed end-to-end development of SAP system enhancements for a large financial management system, leading to significant gains in terms of reclaimed budgetary authority (+$25 million). Responsible for the preparation of financial statements and adjusting accounting entries for an org with a $20 billion balance sheet.
Post MBA Goal:
My main reason for pursuing an MBA is to transition from Federal consulting to the private sector. I hope this shift can facilitate a move to a city on the West Coast. I plan to one day return to the public sector and to apply the skills I gained at my MBA program and in my next jobs in starting my own business.