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Public Consulting Group Sr. Financial Analyst in Boston, Massachusetts

Overview 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. PCG’s Education practice offers consulting services and technology solutions that help schools, school districts, and state education agencies/ministries of education to promote student success, improve programs and processes, and optimize financial resources. To learn more, visit This position will report directly to the Education Practice Area’s Senior Finance Manager and work with senior members of the management team across the Practice Area. The position will play a leadership role in the financial management of the Education Practice Area including but not limited to managing the operational impacts of a new accounting system migration, development and presentation of annual budgets, reviewing pricing proposals and managing financial activities of key large projects. Responsibilities + Gathers input and data from many sources to prepare budgets, forecasts, and analyses supporting the needs of financial planning and ongoing business operations + Supports business teams with pricing analysis and strategy + Support consultant staff in the development and maintenance of project and program budgets including template development, data collection, input and reforecasting + Serves as liaison between corporate finance and business operations teams + Develops tools, documents, and guidelines to manage company financial planning processes + Help manage business operations through an accounting system migration to Workday + Ensures compliance with accounting policies and procedures and recommends accounting and financial reporting process improvement + Play a leadership role in the financial management of the practice area + Support management team in achieving business objectives including development of reporting tools and KPI’s + Create meaningful ad-hoc financial reporting to help drive project and business level decisions. + Provide clear, thorough, and consistent analysis of internal and external trends, program performance, competitive context, market opportunities, and potential risks; Develops financial models and analyses to support strategic initiatives + Improve performance by evaluating processes to drive efficiencies and understand ROI Qualifications Skills: + Strong analytical skills, including the ability to analyze and organize data efficiently and effectively + Ability to synthesize large amounts of quantitative data and present summary information to leadership, both verbally and in written presentations + Detail and process improvement oriented. + Self-motivated go-getter that works well independently and as part of a team + Ability to work well in an evolving environment + Ability to form and develop relationships with a wide variety of functional roles and organizational levels. + Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including ability to compose and present reports, findings and presentations. + Ability to manage multiple priorities and ensure timely delivery to senior management. + Excellent organizational, oral presentation, and written communication skills + Strong Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint skills + Workday experience preferred Education: + Bachelor's Degree in Accounting/Finance required, + Working towards or completed CPA or MBA preferred Experience: + 8+ years' experience in accounting and/or finance EEO Statement Public Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to celebrating diversity and intentionally creating a culture of inclusion. We believe that we work best when our employees feel empowered and accepted, and that starts by honoring each of our unique life experiences. At PCG, all aspects of employment regarding recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, layoffs, return from layoff, company-sponsored training, education, and social and recreational programs are based on merit, business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, national, social, or ethnic origin, sex, gender identity and/or expression, age, physical, mental, or sensory disability, sexual orientation, marital, civil union, or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, citizenship status, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. PCG will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. PCG believes in health, equality, and prosperity for everyone so we can succeed in changing the ways the public sector, including health, education, technology and human services industries, work. Connect With Public Consulting Group! Connect with Public Consulting Group > Job LocationsUS Posted Date3 months ago(10/22/2021 12:46 PM) Job ID 2021-7280 # of Openings 1 Category Accounting/Finance Type Regular Full-Time Practice Area Education Services

Public Consulting Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.