Business Consultant

Unanet - Sterling, VA

30+ days ago
Located in Dulles, Virginia, Unanet is a terrific company, with 'A' performers in a close-knit team who have built a fantastic product that is trusted by over 1,000 customers.

Unanet's software (Cloud or On-Premise) helps project-driven organizations reliably plan, track and manage projects, people, and financials. Unanet provides budgeting & planning, resource scheduling & skills management, timesheets, expense reports, billing & revenue recognition, workforce collaboration, real-time project reporting, analytics, and management dashboards, along with GL, AP, AR, Cost Pools, Income Statement, Balance Sheet, etc. Further, all Unanet software development and support is based in the United States.

At Unanet you will work collaboratively with colleagues who commit to the key goal of achieving customers' expected outcomes, have pride and passion in their work ethic, can depend on each other to make things happen, respect opinions and like to work hard, succeed, and have fun. We are proud to offer a competitive salary, health and life insurance benefits, and the potential for bonus and profit-sharing. All of which contributed to Unanet's 2016 and 2017 Top Workplaces award honored by The Washington Post!!

We are seeking candidates to fill the full-time, exempt position of Business Consultant. The Business Consultant will work with new and existing clients to match their business needs with the capabilities of the Unanet Project Portfolio product. A successful candidate will have experience in project or portfolio management, consulting and implementing software solutions. Candidate will have knowledge of both commercial and government accounting practices.

In addition, the consultant will be responsible for providing pre-sales support to Unanet's Business Development team. The candidate must possess the ability to collaborate with other members of the Unanet professional services team and interact with customers at all levels demonstrating the ability to successfully deliver.

This full-time, exempt position will report to the Director of Consulting Group Services.

Applicants must be authorized for non-sponsored employment in the US.

Job Requirements:
Minimum 3 years of accounting experience
Minimum of 3 years of business consulting experience
Degree in finance or at least 3 years of experience with government and commercial accounting practices is required
CPA preferred
Familiarity with Earned Value Management (EVM) is preferred
Specific experience using government accounting software such as Deltek, Microsoft Dynamics, and QuickBooks is preferred
Ability to manage multiple simultaneous projects
Ability to interact with clients at all levels
Exceptional organizational and time-management skills
Prior experience with the Unanet product is desirable

Education:
A bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university is required.

Business Experience:
Experience in accounting systems, project management, and general consulting services
Knowledge and understanding of consulting organizations, internal IT organizations, and advanced technology organizations
Strong understanding of project management processes

Corporate Experience:
Strong interpersonal and team skills and desire to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
Strong verbal and written skills
High level of initiative to work alone and/or part of a team

Technical Experience:
Experience with government accounting software
Familiarity with Professional Services Automation Applications
We are proud to be an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.