CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Information Governance Business Consultant in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Information Governance Business Consultant

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Information Governance Business Consultant

Category: Business Consulting, Strategy and Digital Transformation

City: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Position ID: J1118-2652

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI is seeking a career driven management consultant with strong core consulting skills to join CGI’s dynamic Information Governance (IG) practice. We have a need to expand our Advisory Services capabilities in Digital Services by establishing a role to be based out of our Plymouth Meeting office that can support information governance projects across our Health and Life Sciences domain areas as well as Insurance, Utilities and Public Services. At CGI, information governance is assuring transparent and defensible protection and control over data, information and records throughout their lifecycle. CGI IG leverages industry and domain best practices to apply discipline and assure that organizations can maximize value and use of their information assets, uphold corporate responsibility and minimize legal, business and regulatory compliance risks.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Our practice provides the foundation to align leadership, business, compliance and IT around the flow of information through the organization to:

• Define and execute information strategy

• Implement IG solutions such as archiving, records management and classification

• Initiate and manage information programs

• Design and implement supporting technologies, including autoclassification, blockchain, artificial intelligence and Robotic Process Automation (RPA)


Project Delivery Focus

• Actively contributing and/or leading client information governance projects with a primary focus on developing and socializing quality deliverables to facilitate informed decisions

• Transparently communicating with clients and team members on the project’s status and remaining steps to success and closure

• Presenting recommendations to senior client executives

• Communicating and presenting information clearly in both verbal and written formats

Business Development Focus

• Collaborating on the development of client proposals and statements of work (SOW)

• Identifying new project and program opportunities at existing clients

• Learning how to drive client engagements by contributing and/or leading the development of strategic and tactical initiatives

Practice Development Focus

• Supporting internal practice development initiatives with meaningful contributions aligned to BPA, Digital Transformation Services and Regulatory Compliance Requirements

• Consistently striving for individual development opportunities through external and internal projects and activities

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• 2-4+ years of management consulting, advisory or professional services consulting experience

• 5+ years of industry experience directly or indirectly involved in Information Governance or Records Management functions, programs and/ or projects

• 2+ years of industry experience directly or indirectly involved in information security assessments, risk mitigation and strategic plans

• 2+ years of industry experience directly or indirectly involved in data privacy projects including, privacy classification, General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) assessment or implementation, identification of PII, PHI, PCI or other sensitive data types

• Establish immediate credibility with clients and internal leadership

• Gather business requirements, conduct gap analyses, define process flows, facilitate road mapping, complete solution design

• Build consensus and achieve goals through influence

• Creative thinking and ability to seek innovative solutions to complex technical/business problems

• A team player that is able to put the project or team success before their own, while also developing other members of the team in the process

• High attention to detail demonstrated through proofing, follow through and scheduling

• Thrives in a dynamic work environment balancing priorities for efficient workflow, particularly under tight deadlines

• Excellent interpersonal, communication (written and verbal) and presentation skills

• Adeptness to work collaboratively on a team as well as independently

• Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college/university


Desired Technical Skills:

• MS Office Suite (Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Visio, etc.)

• Knowledge as an administrator or user of records management and information governance tools and technology, e.g. Enterprise Records Management software, Federated Records Management solutions, auto classification and/ or eDiscovery toolsets, Physical and/or digital records archiving (preservation) applications, Master Data Management tools and technologies

Desired Business Skills:

• Domain experience in Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare, and/ or Health Insurance, Utilities, Public Services

• Advisory Services & Management Consulting experience 

• Experience with ISO 27001 certification.

• Lead in the identification data protection services to best fit a business need.

• Review data protection requirements of business functions and document the available solutions and processes.

• Working knowledge of security domains, auditing standards and frameworks, and risk analysis frameworks, etc.

• Knowledge of information security standards (e.g., ISO 17799/27002, etc.), rules and regulations related to information security and data confidentiality (e.g., FERPA, HIPAA, etc.) and desktop, server, application, database, network security principles for risk identification and analysis.

• A minimum base knowledge of networking components and various operating systems and cloud environments.

• Strong analysis, research, presentation (develop and deliver), communication, and documentation  

• Strategy and roadmap development and delivery

• Business case and ROI Development

Desired Technical / Business Skills:    

• Minimum 3 years in assessing information security risks or privacy risks

• Minimum 3 years conceptual knowledge and application of information security frameworks (e.g., ISO 27000 series, NIST 800 Series, NIST CSF, COBIT, IT General Controls, etc.)

• Minimum 3 years conceptual knowledge and application of Privacy/Data Protection laws and regulations (e.g., EU Data Protection/GDPR, HIPAA, PCI, GLBA, Privacy Shield)

• Key Performance Indicator (KPI) identification  

• Issue and Risk management

• Voice of the Customer solutions

• Masters’ Degree preferred

• One or more of the following certifications – CIPP, CIPM, CIPT, CISSP, CISA, CRISC, ISC2, CISA, GIAC, IAPP, INFO, IGP

Can be based out of our Cranford, NJ, NYC, or Greater Philadelphia Area offices



  • Communication (Oral/Written)

  • Records Management

What you can expect from us:

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