Information Technology

Employment TYPE

Contract

LOCATION

Topeka, Kansas

DATE POSTED

October 13, 2020

INDUSTRY

Information Technology

POSITION(S)

2

SALARY

Negotiable

Job# J987

Financial and Business Analyst

About The Opportunity

  • This opening is for a financial and business analyst position to support State agencies with
  • implementation and reporting of federally funded programs focused on assisting organizations
  • with overcoming the short-term and long-term impacts of COVID-19. The candidate will work on
  • a dynamic team comprised of highly experienced policy and program specialists, data analysts
  • and highly engaged administration leaders on fast-paced projects.

Job Description

    Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Create, update, and analyze project-related financial reporting
  • Utilize existing research and analysis to develop defendable assumptions and hypotheses
  • Build, maintain and calibrate job aids and project tools to facilitate effective planning,
  • analysis and decision making
  • Develop and lead presentations or meeting aids for internal and external stakeholders
  • Develop, set, and utilize analytical frameworks, KPIs, and applicable metrics and
  • benchmarks to evaluate project performance and to meet compliance requirements
  • Provide support as needed across all projects / initiatives

Required Skills

    Experience:
  • Minimum 3-5 years of relevant experience in public financial and/or business analysis;
  • Proven knowledge base/track-record of working in a fast-paced and dynamic work
  • environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree; MBA a plus
  • Strengths:
  • Mastery of Excel, with thorough knowledge required to build comprehensive financial
  • reports and defend & articulate assumptions and outputs
  • Strong analytical, strategic, and critical thinker who challenges conventional thinking,
  • finding insights beyond the numbers and story
  • Strong, confident writing ability; possesses ability to synthesize information into
  • digestible memos, decks, etc.
  • Strong self-starter with an entrepreneurial spirit who takes full responsibility and
  • ownership of tasks
  • Supportive team player who advocates and accelerates the ideas of others, but is
  • comfortable with providing dissenting opinions in a respectful manner
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office (particularly Excel and Powerpoint)

Duration

6 Months

Please Contact me to discuss the hiring process!

Sushil Singh

Sr. Executive Recruiter
Contact: (310) 929-8421 Ext: 107
Email: sushil.singh@staffactory.com

Hi! My name is Sushil Singh. Helping consultants with getting their desired job is what makes me feel alive. I build a unique relationship with each of my consultants and work on their profile as per their needs. I believe that my consultants are my assets and this motivates me to serve them in an even better manner. Hence, I work towards the success of every consultant I work with.