ICF Consulting Group, Inc. Senior Financial Analyst in Minneapolis, Minnesota


Senior Finance Analyst

Reports to: Finance Manager

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Finance Manager, this position will support the ICF Olson division across a wide range of financial operations, financial reporting and planning activities. Through deep financial partnership, a continued rigor on forecasting, and financial stewardship this position will partner closely with the ICF Olson division leadership to optimize financial visibility, performance and financial operations.

Performance Objectives:

Finance Operations

  • Partner across ICF Olson offices in Chicago, Richmond and Minneapolis businesses with the goal of becoming an embedded and valued partner who can drive financial operations through the lens of P&L management.

  • Develop and refine the monthly reporting of operational results to client executives. Reporting will focus on revenue, expense and profitability results and must be tailored to the needs of the various users. Summary scorecards, detailed account, and operational analysis are to be produced using the firm's various data sources and information warehouses on a set schedule.

  • Work closely with project management to understand revenue performance and profitability by client.

  • Assist and support in the migration of ERP systems in the current year. This will include validation, design and stewardship during the conversion process.

Financial Performance, Analysis and Optimization

  • Enhance and mature financial reporting and analytics with increased data availability.

  • Support Sales and Operations teams though real-time data analytics and financial analysis with an eye on revenue, costs, staffing mix and utilization.

  • Assist in formulating pricing for complex project proposals.

  • Perform ad-hoc analysis as needed.

Forecasting & Planning

  • Assist with development of client revenue forecasts and related staffing.

  • Maintain monthly rolling forecasts by client by division with focus on revenue, backlog and weighted sales pipeline versus that of quarterly and annual budgets.

  • Partner with the client leads for sales pipeline management within Microsoft Dynamics.

  • Develop annual client operating budgets with Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) system.

ICF Corporate Interactions

  • Partner with colleagues on ICF's corporate Finance and Accounting teams for monthly consolidations, reporting, and quarterly earnings metrics.


Education : Bachelor's degree, MBA preferred


  • 5-7 years professional experience in finance

  • Experience in a professional services organization preferred

  • Experience in a publicly traded company

  • Highly skilled in Microsoft Excel

  • Microsoft Office proficient

  • Experience in Deltek Costpoint/Advantage and 10,000 ft planning a plus

  • Experience in Hyperion or Microsoft BI preferred

  • Experience with SQL, SAS or similar data query tools preferred

  • Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills

  • Client service oriented and fosters positive working relationships

  • Well organized with strong time management skills and attention to detail, follows through on multiple projects and juggle conflicting priorities in a fast paced environment

  • Strong financial analysis and management skills; good business acumen

  • Able to articulate financial concepts

  • Must also take initiative and is a self-starter

The statements contained in this job description reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required and the scope of responsibility. It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. Individuals may perform other duties as assigned, including work in other functional areas to cover absences, to equalize peak work periods, or to otherwise balance organizational workload.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)

Location: Minnesota-Minneapolis

Requisition ID: 1800000837