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Financial Reporting Analyst
Ref No.: 18-28474
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Grant Thornton is seeking a Senior Associate to join its Financial Management 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.

Lead team of financial analysts in providing support to client in various Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE) - reporting needs.
Assist in the creation of financial reporting and dashboards development, including PPBE reporting, payroll and overtime forecasting, and ad hoc client reporting requests.
Perform financial management including data validation, variance analysis, and cash flow management.
Review current financial reporting requirements for process improvement and automation capabilities.
Conduct data collection, research, and analysis.
Train junior financial analysts in the PPBE process.
Act as reporting Subject Matter Expert for the financial management division.
Act as excel Subject Matter Expert for financial management division.
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.


A minimum of four years of financial reporting / financial analysis experience.
2+ years of federal financial and PPBE experience.
Advanced experience with Microsoft excel (VBA, Pivot Tables, SUMIFS, VLOOKUP, IF)
Intermediate experience with Microsoft PowerPoint.
Knowledge of Tableau and Access, a plus
Bachelor's Degree required
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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