Business Analyst/Apprentice Business Analyst
at Public Consulting Group

Date Posted: 11/30/2019

Job Description

About Public Consulting Group

Public Consulting Group, Inc. (PCG) is a leading public sector solutions implementation and operations improvement firm that partners with health, education, and human services agencies to improve lives. Founded in 1986 and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, PCG has over 2,500 professionals in more than 60 offices worldwide—all committed to delivering solutions that change lives for the better. The firm has four designated practice areas with extensive experience in all 50 states, clients in six Canadian provinces, and a growing practice in Europe. Often combining resources from two or more practice areas, PCG offers clients a multidisciplinary approach to solve their challenges or pursue opportunities. To learn more, visit www.publicconsultinggroup.com.



Responsibilities

  • Conducts business analysis for the various business platform.
  • Prepares and presents parts of written status reports for clients.
  • Completes analysis on large data sets.
  • Develops competency in enterprise IT system analysis and development, as well as underlying policies and business processes.
  • Develops competency in software quality assurance/testing, including relevant processes and tools, writing and understanding test scripts, and defect management
  • Develops competency in federal and state policy, specifically federal funding requirements.
  • Assists with the implementation of major project phases or tasks.
  • Participates on proposal writing teams, including writing and coordinating submissions.
  • Assists with preparation of other written reports, major deliverables, and other materials for clients.
  • Collects and enters project related data.
  • Assists in the development and maintenance of project budgets and prepare client invoices.
  • Other responsibilities as necessary.


Qualifications

  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, research, presentation, time management, problem-solving, and oral and written communication skills.
  • A detail-oriented problem solving approach to business and technical issues.
  • Flexibility and willingness to embrace change.
  • Self-starter possessing intellectual curiosity.
  • Enthusiasm for life-long learning and staying well-informed about current industry issues.
  • A commitment to deliver exceptional client service.
  • Strong analytical skills, including the ability to review IT systems and analyze policy and legislation.
  • Ability to work both in a team situation and autonomously.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft applications, in particular Access, PowerPoint, and Excel.
  • IIBA and/or PMI certification or relevant experience a plus.
  • Experience with software quality assurance/testing a plus.

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Job Snapshot

About Us

Public Consulting Group, Inc. (PCG) provides management consulting and technology services to help public sector education, health, human services, and other government clients achieve their performance goals and better serve populations in need. Founded in 1986 and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, PCG has more than 1,700 professionals in 55 offices around the U.S. and in Montreal, UK and Poland. The firm draws on more than two decades of consulting to public sector clients in all 50 states and Canada to deliver best-practice solutions and measurable results to state and local public agencies, state-operated facilities, and private providers that do business with government agencies.

PCG is committed to a diverse workforce which is a reflection of our clients and the people they serve. Our organizational culture attracts and rewards people who are results-oriented and interested in making an immediate impact on their community as well as their own career.

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