Program Manager

Grant Thornton 11/14/2018 1:32:49 PM
JOB ID: 038945 Specialty:
Alexandria, Virginia

   

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Grant Thornton is seeking a Manager to join its Risk Advisory 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 Manager will utilize various methodologies and models to execute client projects.

Note: This position is located in Hanover, MD.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
Assist the government with financial management operations & budget analysis.
Support the Government in monitoring and coordinating program resource allocations.
Assist, under the supervision of the senior or intermediate management analyst, in the performance of analysis of alternative courses of action for planning, organizing, staffing, directing and controlling program functions.
Ensure cohesive agency-wide program development.
Assist with resource management oversight.
Perform engagement management responsibilities, including performance reviews, task delegation, project scheduling, project financials, quality review and client management.
Meet or exceed sales targets for new and follow-on work.
Manage business development activities, such as proposals, capture, account teams, whitepapers, conferences, and/or other thought leadership materials.
Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization).
Act as performance manager (coach) for up to four coachees outside of engagement responsibilities.
Interview campus and/or experienced candidates.

Qualifications

TS/SCI Full Scope Poly Clearance required.
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related accounting experience, Master's preferred.
A minimum of two years of experience in governmental accounting.
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to deal with all levels of a client organization including chief financial office and chief procurement officer staff.
Strong communication skills.
Ability to provide executive level reporting across a variety of business consulting tasks (process analysis, etc.).
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 www.grantthornton.com/publicsector.

It is Grant Thornton’s policy 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.






Requisition ID: 038945

Alexandria, VA
Alexandria, Virginia




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