Analyst-Project and Modeling

Grant Thornton 4/27/2018 7:36:35 AM
JOB ID: 040113 Specialty:
Alexandria, Virginia




Grant Thornton is seeking a Associate to join its Financial Management service line and take an active role in engagement execution, project management and key business development activities.

Grant Thornton Public Sector helps executives and managers at all levels of government maximize their performance and efficiency in the face of ever tightening budgets and increased demand for services. We give clients creative, cost-effective solutions that enhance their acquisition, financial, human capital, information technology, data analytics, and performance management. For more information, visit

At Grant Thornton, our professional staff applies traditional, cutting-edge approaches and methods to a variety of analyses. As part of our team, the Associate will utilize various methodologies and models to execute client projects.


Responsible for project analytical and modeling activities.
The ability to read, write, speak, and effectively communicate using the English language in oral and written communications.
The ability to work independently; work well with others in a team environment; and function effectively in difficult, emotionally charged situations.
Demonstrate ability to provide guidance and direction for specific tasks and sub-tasks of a project under this task order.
Interface with the client on a day-to-day basis.
Support the completion of specific tasks of a project within estimated timeframes.
Support presentations and client meetings.
Working knowledge of Client’s EBS design and configuration, both JDA and SAP.
Understanding of Client’s systems and processes in order to provide credible.
assessment of Information Technology (IT) impacts.
Working knowledge of QLIK Sense and SAS Studio.
Assist with business development activities, such as proposals, capture, account teams, whitepapers, conferences, and/or other thought leadership materials.
Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization).


Secret Clearance required.
Shall possess a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree in a field applicable to this position, i.e., logistics, engineering, business, operations research, mathematics or other related discipline.
The Analyst must have 3 or more years’ experience of progressively higher responsibility in the public and/or private sector in the analytical track of the assigned contract.
Must possess 3+ years’ experience supporting DLA
Ability to obtain and maintain certain job-related certifications if no job-related advanced degrees.
U.S. citizenship may be required. Ability to work in the United States indefinitely required.
Travel may be required.
Coach and mentor junior staff members.
Ability to work overtime required on occasion.
Ability to sit in an office environment for long periods of time.
Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance.
Ability to communicate clearly in writing and verbally.
Ability to obtain and maintain firm independence and abide by firm ethics requirements.
Meet or exceed continuing professional education (CPE) requirements.

Grant Thornton LLP is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International, one of the six global accounting, tax and business advisory organizations. Grant Thornton’s Public Sector, based in Alexandria, VA, is a global management consulting business with the mission of providing responsive and innovative financial, performance management and systems solutions to governments and international organizations. Visit Grant Thornton’s Public Sector at

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Requisition ID: 040113

Alexandria, VA
Alexandria, Virginia