Data and Systems Analyst

Grant Thornton 11/13/2020 8:01:56 AM
JOB ID: 048224 Specialty:
Arlington, Virginia

   

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Data and Systems Analyst(Job Number: 048224)

Description

Grant Thornton is seeking a Senior Associate to join its ADTA 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:
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.
Apply advanced analytic techniques to study various human capital and hiring policies or initiatives
Build models and perform scenario assessments to predict outcomes to support decisions
Create PowerBI dashboards and data visualizations to support analysis and communications
Lead meetings with client stakeholders
Maintain good working relationships with clients to enhance customer satisfaction and work with client management and staff to perform engagement services.
Assist/lead business development activities, such as proposals, capture, whitepapers, and/or other thought leadership materials.
Excellent problem-solving, communications and presentation skills.
Strong customer focus with the ability to work with technical teams and business users.
Ability to work independently or as a member of a project team.
Ability to work overtime required on occasion.
Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance.
Ability to communicate clearly in writing and verbally.

Qualifications

5+ years' experience conducting analysis and translating technical techniques and results to actionable decision briefings for leadership
Experience using statistical packages within Excel or with advanced programs such as R, SPSS, SQL, Stata, MATLAB, SAS, or python (R is priority)

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 Public Sector LLC (“Grant Thornton Public Sector”), based in Arlington, 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: 048224

Arlington, VA
Arlington, Virginia




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