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Public Consulting Group Junior Consultant - Aging & Disability in Topeka, Kansas

Overview

Public Consulting Group (PCG) is a leading public sector management consulting and operations improvement firm that partners with health, education, and human services agencies to improve lives. Founded in 1986 and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, PCG has over 2,500 professionals in more than 60 offices worldwide. PCG’s Human Services practice helps state, county, and municipal human services agencies to achieve their performance goals to better serve populations in need. PCG’s seasoned professionals offer proven solutions to help agencies design programs, services, and systems; increase program revenue; cut costs; and improve regulatory compliance with state and federal regulations. To learn more, visit http://www.publicconsultinggroup.com/humanservices/ .

PCG is committed to a diverse workforce; a reflection of our clients and the people they serve. Our organizational culture attracts and rewards people who are results-oriented and interested in making an immediate impact on their community as well as their own career.

Responsibilities

This position is in PCG’s Human Services practice area on the Aging & Disability Services (A&D) team. The A&D team works with states and providers to design, develop, refine, evaluate, and manage programs that support older adults and people with disabilities. Our mission is to help our clients improve the lives of the people they serve. The A&D team is seeking to add a motivated and team-oriented Business Analyst that will help us fulfill this mission.

  • Conducts business analysis for the various business platform.

  • Prepares and presents parts of written status reports for clients.

  • Completes analysis on large data sets.

  • Develops competency in federal and state policy, specifically federal funding requirements.

  • Assists with the implementation of major project phases or tasks.

  • Participates on proposal writing teams, including writing and coordinating submissions.

  • Assists with preparation of other written reports, major deliverables, and other materials for clients.

  • Collects and enters project related data.

  • Assists in the development and maintenance of project budgets and prepare client invoices.

  • Other responsibilities as necessary.

Qualifications

Skills:

  • Experience or openness to learn about working with large data sets.

  • Strong writing skills, with experience writing professional communications and reports.

  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, research, presentation, time management, problem-solving, and oral and communication skills.

  • A detail-oriented problem solving approach to business and technical issues.

  • Flexibility and willingness to embrace change.

  • Self-starter possessing intellectual curiosity.

  • Enthusiasm for life-long learning and staying well-informed about current industry issues.

  • A commitment to deliver exceptional client service.

  • Strong analytical skills, including the ability to analyze policy and legislation.

  • Ability to work both in a team situation and autonomously.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft applications, in particular Excel.

Required Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

  • 1-3 years of relevant work experience in the fields of government, information technology, human services, communications, marketing, finance, or the consulting field

  • Preferred experience includes work experience in employment for people with disabilities or home and community-based services for people with disabilities.

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EEO Statement

Public Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to celebrating diversity and intentionally creating a culture of inclusion. We believe that we work best when our employees feel empowered and accepted, and that starts by honoring each of our unique life experiences. At PCG, all aspects of employmentregarding recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, layoffs, return from layoff, company-sponsored training, education, and social and recreational programsare based on merit, business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, national, social, or ethnic origin, sex, gender identity and/or expression, age, physical, mental, or sensory disability, sexual orientation, marital, civil union, or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, citizenship status, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. PCG will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. PCG believes in health, equality, and prosperity for everyone so we can succeed in changing the ways the public sector, including health, education, technology and human services industries, work.

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Posted Date 2 weeks ago (9/21/2022 11:18 AM)

Job ID 2022-8641

# of Openings 1

Category Consulting

Type Regular Full-Time

Practice Area Human Services

Public Consulting Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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