1+ months

Federal - Analytics Specialist

Washington, DC 20044


Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Washington, DC



Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.



We believe that great outcomes are everything. Its what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the worlds leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fastthe first time. So, you can deliver what matters most.



Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nations priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.







The Analytics Specialist will be responsible for providing support to an IT organization to mature data-driven decisions and inform resource allocation and strategic business decisions. Functions include working with various divisions to identify measurable business goals and building an analytics capability that can track and measure progress to the target; providing gap analysis to current business data sets; and providing analytics and graphics to the client leadership team.


Specific job functions will include the following:



+ Develop an Analytics Strategy for the IT client to implement and mature analytics capabilities and frameworks.


+ Develop automated data visualizations for business functions to understand current operational capabilities and inform future resource allocation decisions.


+ Analyze data and provide graphics and visuals to aid leadership in the decision making process.


+ Provide best practice analytics processes, templates, training, tools.


+ Deliver quality work products that meet or exceed expectations and achieve measurable business results and program goals.






Basic Skills & Qualifications:




+ Bachelor's Degree (in Business or IT related field preferred) or 4 years of related experience


+ 1 year of IT consulting experience


+ 1 year of analytics experience


+ 1 year of Power BI experience


Preferred Skills & Qualifications:



+ Advanced analytical and data visualization skills


+ Advanced Power BI skills


+ Advanced MS Office skills (specially Excel Macros/VBA)


+ Experience in building reports and dashboards for decision making by senior leadership


+ Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills


+ Proven ability to work independently and as a team member


+ Desire to add value to the client and Accenture above and beyond the role



An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.


Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.


Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).


Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.


Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.


Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.


Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.
Posted: 2019-09-20 Expires: 2019-12-20

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