Censeo Consulting Group Senior Business and Data IT Analyst in Washington, District Of Columbia
Censeo Consulting Group is a values-driven management consulting firm that works with mission-driven organizations (in the public, nonprofit, and higher education sectors) to strengthen management and operational practices. We combine rigorous analysis with meaningful and intensive stakeholder engagement, to help clients drive real change and measurable results.
We are currently seeking a Senior Data & Business Analyst who will be responsible for focusing on developing interactive visualizations to communicate insights from large datasets in a fast-paced work environment. You play an important role on your project team by performing critical analysis, contributing recommendations, and presenting documentation to Censeo leadership and senior clients. These reports translate into visualizations being featured on intranet sites and visible to the entire agency and should meet the highest professional standards for look & feel, functionality and intuitiveness.
Qualifications and Experience
BS or MS preferred with strong academic background.
Minimum 5 years as Business or Data Analyst developing and communicating interactive visualizations in data-rich information technology environment.
Demonstrated ability to develop professional business communications i.e. client presentations, crafting memos, creating and editing slide decks
Previous experience supporting government or military clients preferred.
Supporting all aspects of client engagements from scope definition to delivery.
Demonstrated knowledge and experience applying Agile methodologies and principles.
Experience applying analytic techniques in the evaluation of project objectives and contributing to the implementation of strategic direction.
Must have advanced technical skills:
Strong front-end web development ? HTML, CSS, Java, and working knowledge of SQL
Coding-based interactive visualization languages / tools ? ChartJS, HiCharts, Leaflet, etc.
Effectively communicate to meet demanding deadlines in a team environment.
Prepare and conduct business analyses and studies, needs assessments, requirements analysis/definition and cost/benefit analyses to align business systems, solutions and initiatives.
Prepare forecasts and analyze trends, reports, spreadsheets, reporting regulations and business conditions.
Develop and analyze metrics, performance measurements, requirements, reports and recommendations related to management, organizational structure, policy/procedures and business systems.
Identify potential business risks. Areas of focus include but are not limited to business performance, business and economic case analysis, internal control and enterprise risk assessment. Analysis performed will support projects in Supplier Management, Strategic Sourcing, Total Cost Management, and Demand Management Strategies.
Support analyst functions including data collection, interviewing, data cleansing, data modeling, project testing, and creation of performance measurements to support project objectives.
Establish policies, processes, standards, tools, and templates to address ingesting, storing, using, accessing, retaining, reporting, and visualizing data.
Support the development of requirements and methodologies for exploiting a program-wide analytics platform.
Capable of working with incomplete or imperfect data to analyze and translate spend, market intelligence, and contract data, analyze specific program effectiveness or improvement opportunities, tracking trends and measuring compliance.
Provide expertise in the delivery and operation of Tableau or Qlik and evolving dashboards and analytic platforms to include application of aesthetic design principles and end-user experience optimization.
Identify opportunities and enable synthesis and extension of the analytics to integrate Subject Matter Expert data and maintain and actively manage ingest of additional data sources that are employed by the PSO and category managers.
Recommend training or policies to improve the quality of data entry and collection efforts.
Essential Mental Functions
- Ability to understand opposing points of view on highly complex issues and to negotiate and integrate different viewpoints
Ability to organize thoughts and ideas into understandable terminology
Ability to organize and prioritize own work schedule on short-term and long-term basis
Reasoning and Decision Making
- Ability to make decisions which have significant impact on the department?s credibility, operations, and services
Ability to compose letters, outlines, memoranda, and basic reports and/or to orally communicate technical information
Ability to communicate with individuals utilizing a telephone; requires the ability to hear and speak effectively on phone
Ability to express or exchange ideas by means of the spoken word, communicating orally with others accurately, loudly, and quickly
Ability to make informal presentations, inside and/or outside the organization. Speaking before groups
Ability to compose materials such as detailed reports, work-related manuals, publications of limited scope or impact, etc., and/or to make presentations outside the immediate work area
Ability to formulate complex and comprehensive materials such as legal documents, authoritative reports, official publications of major scope and impact, etc., and/or to make formal presentations
Ability to compute, analyze, and interpret numerical data for reporting purposes
Ability to compute, analyze, and interpret complex statistical data and/or to develop forecasts and computer models
Essential Physical Functions
Sitting: Particularly for sustained periods of time
Light Carrying: Physically transporting items weighing less than 15 pounds from one location to another
Expected travel 0-10%; may increase based on business needs
This is an exempt, full-time position
About Censeo Consulting Group
Censeo Consulting Group is a top management consulting firm with an award-winning culture. We are dedicated to helping public sector and non-profit clients build operational excellence, deliver better outcomes and lower cost. We take a personalized approach to strategic consulting to solve our clients' most complex problems and build operational excellence that transforms their organizations. Our unique, data-driven approach delivers sustainable results to our clients, allowing them to deliver on their public and social missions.
At Censeo, you'll join a tight-knit community of passionate and intelligent colleagues. Our small team staffing approach ensures that senior talent is involved in each project and that our more junior team members can engage with clients from the beginning. Censeo Values contributions from all our team members and our open-door policy encourages a culture of entrepreneurship at all levels of the company.
Our passion wins awards, and we have been recognized from our unique approach, culture, and values:
2019 Ivy Exec #7 Best Boutique Consulting Firm
2018 Consulting Magazine Best Small Firms to Work For
2017 Vault #12 Best Boutique Consulting Firm
2016 Forbes Best Management Consulting Firms in America
2015 Washington Business Journal's Philanthropy List
Censeo is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal opportunity to all applicants and employees in full compliance with all applicable state and federal laws