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Grant Thornton LLP Unemployment Insurance Program Specialist in Arlington, Virginia

Grant Thornton is seeking a Senior Associate to join its O&OT service line and take an active role in engagement execution, project management and key business development activities.

Grant Thornton Public Sector helps executives and managers at all levels of government maximize their performance and efficiency in the face of ever tightening budgets and increased demand for services. We give clients creative, cost-effective solutions that enhance their acquisition, financial, human capital, information technology, data analytics, and performance management. For more information, visit grantthornton.com/publicsector.

At Grant Thornton, our professional staff applies traditional, cutting-edge approaches and methods to a variety of analyses. As part of our team, the Senior Associate will utilize various methodologies and models to execute client projects.


Candidate must be able to apply knowledge of federal, state, and regulations as it relates to unemployment insurance. Must also be able to interpret UI program legislation, policies, programs, and regulations as well as provide policy advice and delivering technical assistance and training on issues related to UI programs. Candidate must be able to work collaboratively and maintain professional networks with officials in federal, state, and local government agencies or public entities. Ensuring technical solutions that conform to UI programmatic goals.

Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization).
Assist with business development activities, such as proposals, capture, account teams, whitepapers, conferences, and/or other thought leadership materials.

Required Capabilities: Financial Reporting, Financial Policies & Procedures, Tax - Other

Required Skills: Overall Years of Relevant Professional Business Experience, Insurance, Insurance Risk, Employment Tax: Compliance

Bachelor’s Degree required from an accredited college or university in a related field.
Ability to obtain and maintain certain job-related certifications if no job-related advanced degrees.
U.S. citizenship may be required. Ability to work in the United States indefinitely required.
Travel may be required.
Ability to work overtime required on occasion.
Ability to sit in an office environment for long periods of time.
Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance.
Ability to communicate clearly in writing and verbally.
Ability to obtain and maintain firm independence and abide by firm ethics requirements.
Meet or exceed continuing professional education (CPE) requirements.

Grant Thornton Public Sector LLC (“Grant Thornton Public Sector”), based in Arlington, VA, is a global management consulting business with the mission of providing responsive and innovative financial, performance management and systems solutions to governments and international organizations. Visit Grant Thornton’s Public Sector atwww.grantthornton.com/publicsector.

It is Grant Thornton’s policy to promote equal employment opportunities. All personnel decisions, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits and termination, are made without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

Title: *Unemployment Insurance Program Specialist *

Location: Virginia-Arlington

Requisition ID: 050661

Other Locations: US-MO-Kansas City, US-FL-Jacksonville, US-Oklahoma-Oklahoma City