Program Finance Analyst, Senior

Recruiter
Leidos
Location
Denver
Salary
Competitive
Posted
24 May 2019
Closes
21 Jun 2019
Job role
Finance analyst
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time

Job Description:

The Employer Corporation is seeking a Project Controls Analyst. The successful candidate will serve as a member of the Business Operation team working on the United States Antarctic Program's (USAP).

Primary Responsibilities:
  • This position will participate in the planning, tracking, analysis and reporting on projects/work center financials
  • Managing subcontractor hours and costs and assessing funding needs
  • Establishes and maintains cost/schedule baselines, develops WBS and related dictionaries, develops budgets, and has a complete understanding of related financial policies
  • Will assist with and manage internal projects from initiation through completion
  • Implements financial policies and procedures in support of the program
  • Supports Internal financial activities such as invoicing support, accruals, and program financial revenue projections and variance analysis
  • Participating in long range planning for program priorities that will define future proposals
  • Provides data and reporting formats for all types and levels of program reviews
  • Prepares written and verbal reports to management regarding cost variances
  • Will assist with and manage internal projects from initiation through completion
  • Work to achieve Antarctic Support Contract (ASC) goals and contractual commitments
  • Responsible for maintaining a safe workplace program and ensuring safety is the highest priority in the workplace
  • Complies with applicable safety, environmental, health, and waste management policies and procedure
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Required Qualifications:
  • Typically requires a four–year degree in a related field, or equivalent work experience, and four years' experience in cost analysis, forecasting and estimating
  • Advanced user–level knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Detail oriented, independent worker, with a strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Driven by deadlines
  • Ability to calculate, analyze, and interpret mathematical information such as percent differences, ratios, weighted average, etc.
  • Proven analytical problem–solver who enjoys collaboration and teamwork
  • Excellent organizational skills in order to prioritize workload and meet deadlines
  • A desire to utilize business sense and creativity in order to develop new ideas and meaningful solutions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills for interaction at all experience levels