IT Consultant (VA--104)

Employer
Kearney and Company
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Kearney & Company provides financial services exclusively to the Federal Government, including auditing, consulting, and technology services. Our commitment to our employees and clients as well as to dedication and trust, critical values to our Firm, have led to Kearney's recognition as one of the leading accounting firms in the country. Based on our employees' feedback, we are also consistently rated a Best Place to Work. Employment at Kearney means a flexible, collaborative, and open-minded work environment. We hope it is your "first easy decision." Learn more at www.kearneyco.com/careers.Required Skills:The IT Consultant will interact with Kearney clients and participate in security assessments for Federal financial system CISOs and will perform IT controls assessments in support of a financial statement audits and audit readiness efforts.Responsibilities iinclude:Support efforts to communicate and collaborate with executive stakeholders in the development and implementation of policy, procedures and white papers in support of maturing the controls environment.Facilitate business process analysis and improvements aimed at improving the design and operating effectiveness of FISCAM controls.Develop work products such as Security Assessment Reports, Notices of Findings and Recommendations, whitepapers, executive briefings and communications and similar deliverables that require minimal editing and review from a Kearney Senior Manager or Principal. Support occasional business development/proposal efforts.Data analysis using Excel and other software tools.Ability to balance multiple tasks/projects concurrently.Ability to communicate effectively with clients and team members to be well prepared for client engagements.Required Experience:BA/BS degree from an accredited college/university in Accounting, Business Administration with a major in accounting, Accounting Information Systems, or similar business degree in information systemsMinimum of 5 years of information advisory, assurance or operations experienceAudit remediation experience, including performance of gap analysis between industry best practices in information security, business process reengineering, policy and procedures.Experience designing IT controls and processes tailored to technology and environmentAbility to obtain a security clearance (US citizenship required)Kearney & Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other classification protected by law.If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, regarding accessibility of our website, a modification or adjustment of the job application or interview process due to a disability, please call 703-236-2391 or email Please be advised that this contact information is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of an application.