Program Finance Analyst, Associate

17 May 2019
22 May 2019
Job role
Finance analyst
Contract type
Full time

Job Description:

Requisition Description:

Are you interested in building your career at the leader in the Government IT Services industry? Leidos, a Fortune 500 federal contractor with over $10B in annual revenue, is looking for top performing business, finance & accounting majors who want to add value to the Leidos Finance & Business Operations (F&BO) organization. As a member of the Leidos F&BO Organization you will have a position with varying responsibility and scope that will challenge you and propel your professional and personal growth.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Program financial control functions including budgeting, forecasting, financial planning and analysis, reporting, establishing/managing program cost baselines
  • Applying principles of finance and accounting to analyze financial statements for monthly/quarterly/annual financial Outlooks, Annual Operating Plan (AOP), Estimates at Complete (EAC) and contractual deliverables
  • Analyzing variances using Enterprise toolsets and developing corrective action plans
  • Participating in the control of costs and schedules on contracts requiring Earned Value Management (EVM) and a schedule baseline (plan)
  • Financial Planning & Analysis
  • Ad–hoc cost and performance analysis
  • Proposal Pricing & Analysis

Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, General Business Administration or other related field from an accredited college/university obtained within 12 months.
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher
  • Demonstrated experience performing Accounting, Finance, or Economics–related financial data analysis tasks (experience can be obtained through college coursework/projects, internships or on the job)
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills, with an ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Demonstrated intermediate user–level proficiency with Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Ability to quickly comprehend processes and learn systems and tools
  • Ability to execute data mining and analysis and present those findings to management
  • Ability to be accountable and professional while maintaining effective interpersonal (written, verbal and presentation) skills while managing multiple priorities and tasks