IT Business Management Office Specialist

Grant Thornton 10/19/2018 4:50:24 PM
JOB ID: 041913 Specialty:
Alexandria, Virginia




Grant Thornton is seeking a Senior Associate to join its Strategy 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 Senior Associate will utilize various methodologies and models to execute client projects.

Analysis and identification of information technology, acquisition, and management skills needed by IT personnel to fulfill current positions
Review current processes within the OIT Business Management Office (BMO) and provide recommendations on how to improve the processes. The BMO consists of three sections: Human Capital, IT Acquisitions, and Budget & Finance.
Develop detailed process flowcharts displaying the current BMO processes.
Implement any recommended improvements that are approved by the BMO.
Maintain the BMO iShare site available to all OIT supervisors to ensure all reports being displayed are accurate and of the appropriate week
Provide support to all OIT Senior Leadership, including SES employees, on developing and responding to annual performance goals
Maintain all OIT Organizational Charts
Lead the response for all OIT BMO RFIs or data calls
Provide project meeting management, including meeting facilitation, agenda invitation, minutes, and action item management.
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.


Strong oral and written communications.
Ability to work independently and in groups.
PMP preferred.
MS Visio experience preferred.
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

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Requisition ID: 041913

Alexandria, VA
Alexandria, Virginia