Parsons Corporation Business Relationship Management Intern (Summer 2021) in Centreville, Virginia
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The IT Business Analyst is an intern position within the Business Relationship Management (BRM) team. The BRM team's objective is to strategically partner with the business and share ownership for business strategy and business value results. BRMs also serve as a single point of focus, working to converge functions such as IT, HR, finance, business development, project operations, etc., and one or more lines of business or value streams. This is achieved by stimulating, surfacing, and shaping demand for capabilities and assets, in addition to ensuring that the potential business value from those capabilities and assets are captured, optimized and recognized.
The intern lead will shadow BRMs and be responsible for assisting the team in owning business relationships on behalf of the IT organization. Scope of responsibilities will be targeted towards business efficiency and IT focus related to tactical and/or operational initiatives. Location: Centreville, VA
Partnering with appropriate resources to facilitate the creation of idea documents, business cases, and value plans
Ensuring value optimization, communication, and employee outreach
Enabling continuous improvement for increased productivity in all areas and people
Work with BRM leads on developing material to help promote/evangelize IT services to improve end-user experience
Advocate for awareness of IT services and focus on business partner strategic plans.
Ensure proactive IT engagements with business partners aiding early problem resolution
Engage in design thinking activities with BRM leads and business partners
Educate business partners about processes, roles, and capabilities.
Measure and communicate business value realized with the business partner periodically.
Degree from an accredited educational institution
Minimum GPA of 3.0
Ability to listen, build rapport, and credibility as a strategic partner vertically within the business unit, as well as with leadership and functional teams
Ability to lead change using positive impactful and creative collaborative methods
Familiar with Microsoft Office Suite and other collaboration tools
Strong verbal and written communication
Strong presentation skills and executive presence
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to work well in teams
Strong work ethic and attention to detail
Strong relationship building and customer service skills
Strong background in graphics design/development
Strong background in Agile processes/practices
Computer Science, Information Technology, or Management Information Systems major
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.