Senior Business and Financial Operations Specialist

Lafayette, LA

Senior Business and Financial Operations Specialist

Category: Business Analysis (functional and technical)

Main location: United States, Louisiana, Lafayette

Position ID: J0624-0719

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

Are you interested in helping solve client’s problems? Do you like to do research and analysis? If so, then we are looking for you! Join a team in which you would work together to solve a client’s financial, budget, and audit remediation related challenges.

This position is located in our Fairfax,VA office; however, a hybrid working model is acceptable.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

What you’ll do: (assignments may include responsibilities in one or more of the following areas):

• Develop good knowledge of a client’s industry, customers, organization and business objectives.

• Lead BPR efforts on financial processes and provide expertise.

• Assess financial processes to identify opportunities for automation, streamlining and increased risk.

• Solve financial and budget management related challenges for our clients to create or improve a system, process, data, controls and other.

• Provide quality client support by answering questions and fostering communication.

• Assess processes, documents, organization structure, and system activities to identify gaps and provide recommendations, innovation and solutions.

• Work closely with the client staff, production team, and development team (as applicable) to translate client issues and concerns into pragmatic and workable solutions.

• Provide in depth financial and budget analysis to guide the client.

• Provide research to identify causes for errors, manual processes, workflow and control issues.

• Support client in complying with federal regulations, policies and procedures to promote sound, consistent financial and budgetary practices.

• Assist with developing training materials and conducting training.

• Mentor more junior team members.

• Support business development as requested.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Years of Accounting/financial experience, 8+ years

Passion for working with customers in accounting-related disciplines

-Federal financial management/accounting

  • Experience working with federal financial/accounting systems

  • Experience with federal budget analysis, formulation, and execution cycles

  • Knowledge of Federal Financial Regulations and Treasury Financial Manual

-Action Oriented

-Critical/Analytical Thinking

-Strong Communication (Oral/Written)

-Strong Functional/Data Analysis skills

-Teamwork Experience and Team lead experience

-High Business Consulting Acumen

-Strong Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft tools skills


Desired qualifications/non-essential skills required:

Experience with audits (federal is preferred)

SAP Business Analytics

Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)


Project Management

Microsoft Project

Automation tools: RPA, Machine Learning, AI, other

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and license and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $85,800.00 - $209,100.00.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners,

empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company.

CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive compensation

• Comprehensive insurance options

• Matching contributions through the 401(k) plan and the share purchase plan

• Paid time off for vacation, holidays, and sick time

• Paid maternity and parental leave

• Learning opportunities and tuition assistance

• Member assistance and wellness programs

Due to the nature of this government contract, US Citizenship is required.




  • Business Process Documentation

  • Finance & Accounting

  • Management Consulting

  • Project Management

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, height, weight, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. Dependent upon role and/or federal government security clearance requirements, and in accordance with applicable laws, some background investigations may include a credit check. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.