Business Analyst - 2051

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Clearance Required:

Ability to Obtain a Secret

Education Required:

BA/BS

US Citizenship:

Required

Summary
Bring your talents to the MIL Corporation in Charleston, SC! The MIL Corporation seeks a Business Analyst to support a Federal Government client. We need your outstanding analytical skills to review and accept new software, review external systems changes to ensure continued functionality and reporting, and provide systems maintenance. The three main responsibilities of this position are: 1) Participate in systems projects (new or updates) to understand the changes from a customer perspective and ensure business operations are positively impacted; 2) Work with Embassies and other Federal Agencies to resolve accounting problems; and 3) Develop subject matter expertise in the customer's business processes in areas such as financial management, travel, procurement or payroll.

Responsibilities
• Provide expertise on Federal accounting procedures, policies, regulations, and operations
• Act as a catalyst in resolving issues relating to Federal accounting operations and functions
• Communicate and work with other offices, Embassies and Federal Agencies
• Develop and document best practices
• Understand customers' business processes and practices, and translate that knowledge into clear requirements
• Serve as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in specific areas such as travel, procurement or transportation
• Provide advice concerning accounting standards and processes and the resolution of accounting errors, utilizing expertise to perform analysis of interface issues and processes
• Devise ways to improve processes and systems efficiency for customer accounting processes and procedures

Required Qualifications
• Bachelor's in Accounting or related field such as Business or Computer Science
• Expertise with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook)
• 3 years of reviewing and evaluating Federal accounting systems, procedures and regulations
• 3 years of systems analysis experience
• Excellent customer service and client interaction skills
• Strong analytical skills to identify problems and propose solutions
• Ability to multi-task while maintaining a professional demeanor
• Self-starter with initiative to identify concerns and suggest options for resolution
• Overseas or domestic travel may be required

Desired Qualifications
• Experience with CGI Federal Momentum software
• Education/experience in accounting, ideally in Federal Government accounting
• Experience with business process improvement projects with a focus on streamlining processes and automating where appropriate
• Experience with Microsoft Access and the creation of databases and tools for process improvement
• Project management experience with life-cycle software development; testing, implementation and support
• Experience with Federal Agency systems or processes
• Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM) or Project Management Professional (PMP) or Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification

Education
BA/BS

Clearance
A clearance is not required to be eligible for consideration. All applicants for this position must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance upon nomination for position; please note that the clearance process takes into account financial background aspects.

The MIL Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Why MIL?
MIL is a dynamic workforce of industry professionals who deliver world-class solutions in cyber, engineering, financial management, and information technology - and we are looking for candidates like you. Whether you're fresh out of college or the military or well into your professional services career, MIL has great job opportunities that might be right for you.

Here at The MIL Corporation, we pride ourselves on the family-like environment instilled amongst our team. Our employees love working here, and it truly shows through our various recognitions & awards. Last year alone, we earned:
  • 2019 Top Workplaces Award, The Washington Post (Washington, D.C.)
  • 2018 Fortune , Great Place to Work®: Best Place to Work for Diversity
  • 2018 Great Place to Work®: Best Small & Medium Workplaces
  • 2018 Workplaces Award, The Washington Post (Washington, D.C.)
  • 2018, Above & Beyond Award, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Defense

Whether your goal is to help defend our country through the cyber efforts of the Department of Defense or ensure proper financial management/accountability with the Department of State, The MIL Corporation welcomes you. Become a part of something greater, where you, the people, make the difference.

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