ANALYST

Consultant Arlington, Virginia


Description

FI Consulting is seeking a full-time Analyst Consultant to work in our Arlington, VA Headquarters and throughout the Metro DC area on client projects.

For more than 19 years, financial institutions in the Federal, private and public sectors have called on FI Consulting to address complex and high-stakes analytical challenges that are closely scrutinized by executives, auditors, regulators and stakeholders. We help clients succeed by applying our core strengths in business applications of Data Engineering, Analytics, Modeling, and Business Architecture to gain insight into finances, loans, performance, manage risk, and improve operations.

FI Consulting is a fast-moving, high-growth firm with huge potential. FI offers variety, challenge, responsibility and the opportunity to realize your leadership potential.

What its really like to Work for Us:

You will work with a team of smart, talented people in a culture that is simultaneously driven, collegial, and supportive. We set high expectations for employees in the areas of project delivery excellence, building trusted client relationships, and continuous improvement. Teamwork and collaboration is at the heart of what we do. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Partnering with client staff at peer level to understand issues and needs while working to solve challenges through the development of specific analytical tools
  • Developing and validating financial models and analytical tool(s)/software used for portfolio management, valuation/pricing/costing, financial reporting, budgeting, and strategic decision-making
  • Defining functional requirements and designing testing strategies for analytical software applications
  • Analyzing and interpreting complex data sets in various software packages using statistical and econometric techniques
  • Clearly communicating complex, technical concepts to both technical and non-technical clients
  • Planning and executing project tasks
  • Working closely with internal Project Managers and teammates to facilitate project support
  • Actively seeking out opportunities for FI to expand the solutions we offer to our clients
  • Secure and protect company and client data and information and prevent its improper disclosure.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors in Economics, Finance, Accounting, Math or other applicable quantitative or technical field
  •  0-2 years experience working in financial services
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Access, Word and PowerPoint
  • Familiar with at least one or similar of the following programming languages; VBA, SAS, SQL, Python, STATA, MATLAB, or R
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Able to work in a deadline-driven, project-based environment, where the schedule can be unpredictable
  • High attention to detail and ability to ensure high quality work
  • Team player – willingness to contribute to all tasks needed to accomplish team goals
  • Demonstrated ability to learn and apply new concepts quickly, and to take on a broad range of analytical tasks
  • Excellent communication, organizational, and writing skills
  • Strong interest in technology
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced demanding environment
  • Ability to work independently and within a team

Additional Requirements:

  • Authorized to work in the United States as a permanent resident or US Citizen.  We are not able to sponsor or accept any visa holders at this time including H1B.
  • Successfully pass a background investigation and drug screening.
  • Reside in the DC Metro area within 30 days of hire.
  • Provide proof of COVID -19 vaccine or exemption
Who We Are: FI Consulting is a 70-person professional services firm that helps government and commercial financial institutions solve hard problems in data, analytics, modeling, and technology. Our professionals are specialists with expertise across a range of fields, for example:  
  • Financial and economic modeling
  • Data analytics & visualization
  • Financial products and markets
  • Economics and statistics
  • Business process management and re-engineering

Our Company Values & Operates on:

  • A Commitment to Creating Value for our Clients and our Employees
  • A Flat Management Structure that is Still Led by one of the Original Founders
  • An Emphasis on Teamwork and Cooperation
  • Employee Development and Career Growth
  • Continuous Improvement
  • An Entrepreneurial Culture that Rewards Finding, Developing, and Owning Business

FLSA Designation - This is an exempt position. FI Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. FI Consulting participates in E-Verify.