Functional Analyst

Grant Thornton - Alexandria, Virginia
6/21/2018 4:18:47 PM
040541




Grant Thornton is seeking a Senior Associate to join its Operations Transformation 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 grantthornton.com/publicsector.

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

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
Serves as an Action Officer to facilitate Health Services Research HSR efforts to implement processes to promote the use of evidence-based practices and
accelerate the adoption of research into clinical practice.
Develops responses to internal and external requests for information from Defense Department leadership, Congress and other
organizations.
Works within a team to develop strategies and communications to advance implementation of the knowledge translation mode to
both internal and external stakeholders.
Serves on projects and committees as assigned. This may include: policy analysis, developing recommendations, or developing
organization policies, processes and tools.
Supports efforts to develop, track, collect and analyze data to improve program services.
Draft correspondence, briefing materials and summaries to support project activities.
Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization).
Assist with business development activities, such as proposals, capture, account teams, whitepapers, conferences, and/or other thought leadership materials.

Qualifications

Strong written and verbal communications skills.
Ability to build relationships with diverse stakeholders and support the team in providing strategic counsel to senior clients.
Ability to manage complex stakeholders and navigate challenging situations.
Adaptable to changing priorities and ambiguous situations.
Ability to work collaboratively.
Highly organized.
Meticulous attention to detail.
Knowledge of MS Office applications.
Bachelor’s Degree required from an accredited college or university in a related field.
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.
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 www.grantthornton.com/publicsector.

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Requisition ID: 040541

Alexandria, VA
Alexandria, Virginia






It is the policy of the firm to promote equal employment opportunities. All personnel decisions, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits and termination, are made without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

 
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