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Guidehouse Decarbonization Solutions Consultant in Boston, Massachusetts


Guidehouse is a leading management consulting firm serving the public and commercial markets. We guide our clients forward towards new futures that build trust in society and your professional skills along the journey. Join us at Guidehouse.

As a member of the Decarbonization Solutions team you will support our team in delivering the next generation of decarbonization solutions for our client. 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 requires staying abreast of market trends and synthesizing that input into new solutions for our clients. This work will be done in close proximity and with direction of senior team members.

  • The 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:

  • Working with our advanced analytics teams to develop, maintain, and interpret analytical models to forecast energy, emissions, and cost impacts of decarbonization policies at a macroeconomic and microeconomic scale.

  • 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.

Additional Responsibilities for this Position may Include:

  • Support of strategic corporate and regulatory planning activities, including stakeholder engagement.

  • Uncertainty and risk analysis.

  • Supporting project management activities alongside senior team members.



  • Minimum degree required: Bachelors

  • 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.


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

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

  • Familiarity with 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.


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