Georgia Employer BUSINESS ANALYST - EDUCATION SERVICES in Atlanta, Georgia

Business Analyst - Education ServicesAll times are in Central Daylight Time.Job ID2017-2375# of Openings1Job LocationsUS-GA-AtlantaPosted Date2/17/2017CategoryConsultingOverview:Public Consulting Group, Inc. (PCG) provides management consulting and technology services to help public sector education, health, human services, and other government clients achieve their performance goals and better serve populations in need. Founded in 1986 and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, PCG has more than 1,700 professionals in 55 offices around the U.S. and in Montreal, UK and Poland. The firm draws on more than two decades of consulting to public sector clients in all 50 states and Canada to deliver best-practice solutions and measurable results to state and local public agencies, state-operated facilities, and private providers that do business with government agencies. PCG is committed to a diverse workforce which is 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:PCG is seeking candidates for a Business Analyst position located in our Atlanta, GA office. For the right motivated individual, there is an excellent opportunity for career development and advancement.The Business Analyst works in a deadline-oriented, fast paced environment as part of a growing team consisting of consulting and operations staff.The teams' goal is to provide superior service to large school districts in the areas of special education management systems, data warehousing, federal claiming, and other school based revenue programs.The Business Analyst position requires a self-starter who can quickly learn our web-based technologies and lead clients through the implementation and training processes.This position revolves around technology, policy and financial management functions.Qualifications:Required Skills:Strong analytical skills, including the ability to analyze and organize data.Strong attention to detail.Excellent organizational, oral presentation and written communication skills.Research and project management capabilities.Proficiency in MS Office products including PowerPoint, Access, Excel and Word.Database skills - SQL knowledge preferred.Required Experience:A Bachelor's Degree is required.Medicaid claiming, schools (K-12) and/or compliance/auditing experience a plus.Public Consulting Group, Inc. pledges full support to the Affirmative Action Program and policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity in compliance with Executive Order 11246, as amended, as well as applicable state and local laws, directives, and regulations. Public Consulting Group, Inc. recruits, hires, trains, and promotes persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, disability, or protected veteran status.