Job ID :
4074
Company :
DC Government
Location :
washington, DC
Type :
Contract
Duration :
6 Months
Status :
Active
Openings :
1
Posted :
5 years ago
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Complete Description:

The Business Analyst will perform a wide range of budgetary, financial and non-financial duties such as agency performance management that are associated with the day-to-day operation and high priority projects of the IT Strategic Investment Services (SIS) team.  The incumbent will play a key role in tracking and monitoring the formulation, execution, and analysis of the agency’s budget and spending.  Will handle large volume of financial data and perform various detailed financial analysis and reports.  One of the priority projects includes gathering and designing the financial and performance management dashboards to provide business intelligence that will improve transparency, accountability and lower cost of government operations.  This new initiative in FY2014 will transform how government uses financial and performance management data.  End users will have access to data that is presented in context so optimal decisions can be made by transforming data into strategic business goal while monitoring progress throughout the fiscal year. The Business Analyst will prepare the datasets, perform data analysis, help design the dashboards, and gather functional requirements for these dashboards and other tasks associated to this initiative to ensure its success.  The Business Analyst will perform other related duties as assigned.

 

 

 

Skills:

 

Skill

Required / Desired

Amount

of Experience

Expertise Rating

 

Experience and knowledge of accounting and budget administration principles and practices -budget formulation, execution, reporting, & reconciliation

Required

4

Years

3 - Expert

Advanced Excel skills, to include the use of financial, data analysis and “what if” functions, as well as, the creation of pivot tables and charts.

Required

4

Years

3 - Expert

Experience with handling a range of financial analysis, accounting reconciliation, and data management

Required

4

Years

3 - Expert

Experience with gathering and documenting project requirements and processes

Required

3

Years

2 - Proficient

Government budget administration and finance issues and practices experience

Desired

2

Years

1 - Basic

Bachelor degree (Accounting, Finance or other related fields preferred)

Required

 

 

1 - Basic

Experience with Microsoft Office Suite such as Excel, Word, Presentation and Project

Required

4

Years

2 - Proficient

Experience in working in fast paced and multi-tasking technical environment

Highly desired

4

Years

2 - Proficient

Experience with audit or compliance oversight function

Desired

1

Years

2 - Proficient