Financial Data Analyst (VA--213)

Employer
Kearney and Company
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Analyst, Finance
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 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.Kearney is currently seeking a Financial Data Analyst to join our Alexandria, VA team. This position will be performing at the Analyst level. The Analyst will assist system Users with answering questions on their financial data files submitted to the DATA Act Broker and Operating Infrastructure. Additional skills and responsibilities are defined below:Required Skills:Understanding of the DATA Act published data model and filesAbility to develop issue response and content development quickly and accuratelyAbility to quickly identify and quantify issues and provide appropriate solutionsAbility to communicate effectively through written and spoken wordsStrong oral and written communication skillsOutstanding Client service skills are requiredFamiliar with Federal Financial Statements, Federal Contracts and GrantsProficient in DATA Act legislation and requirementsUnderstanding of Federal financial, award and/or grant data, including definitions, transactions, reconciliation and reporting requirements.Required Experience:BA/BS degree from an accredited college/university in a technical, analytical, or financial field (MIS, CIS, Business, Finance, Accounting, Accounting Information Systems, etc.) 3 - 4 years of experience working with data elements, system files and financial dataExcellent analytical skills, attention to details, and a high level of initiative Basic understanding of financial statements preferred Knowledge of MS Office (specifically Access, Excel, and Outlook) Knowledge of ACL and TableauAbility to obtain a US secret level security clearance (requires US Citizenship)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.