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Job #: R-00009418
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Program Financial Control
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

No two career paths will ever look the same. At Leidos, we know the most talented and diverse IT and engineering professionals will always have a multitude of career choices; your time at Leidos will be a wise investment in your career and in yourself. We welcome your perspective and ideas, in order to foster collaboration and deliver world-class solutions. We look for solutions that not only transform businesses, but change the world.

Our Civil business is helping to modernize and manage infrastructure, systems and controls, and cybersecurity for civilian agencies and commercial clients around the globe. With core competencies in information technology, energy and environment, complex logistics, and specialized engineering, we solve technical challenges and implement newfound efficiencies on a number of programs!

Protect yourself and your family, with the benefits of working for a world-class employer. When you join Leidos, you join a Fortune 500 company and one of Ethisphere Institute's "World's Most Ethical Companies"

Leidos...We strive to make the complex clear

Leidos Civil Group is seeking an experienced Program Finance Analyst (PFA) to provide program support in Reston, VA. The PFA will be responsible for planning, tracking, analysis, and reporting on projects of various contract type, size, complexity, and level of risk. Individuals in this role have significant interface with Project Managers, Contracts, Senior Technical Personnel, as well as other organizations.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Implementation of financial policies and procedures in support of projects
  • Establishment and maintenance of cost/schedule baselines, development of WBS and budgets based on program requirements
  • Managing subcontractor hours and costs and assessing funding needs; ensuring all financial deliverables are submitted
  • Communicating with the customer to ensure financial requirements are met
  • Preparation of written and verbal reports to management regarding financial metrics including cost and schedule variances
  • Program life-cycle activities such as project setup/ maintenance; internal financial activities such as invoicing support, accruals, and program financial revenue projections and variance analysis
  • Development and maintenance of Estimates at Completion (EACs)
  • Participation in proposals through BOE support, cost modeling and providing input into cost volumes


Required Qualifications:
  • Requires a BA degree and 2 - 4 years of prior relevant experience.
  • Knowledge or experience in business related subject areas such as financial administration, financial analysis, cost accounting, and/or general accounting.
  • Must be able to extract data from multiple sources and effectively summarize the current financial position of the program.
  • Ability to commit to customer service, plan and prioritize assignments, successfully handle multiple tasks simultaneously and is well organized.
  • Ability to propose and implement project/program improvements.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly MS Excel.
  • Demonstrated advanced analytical skills in order to successfully perform in our fast-moving environment that require quick and accurate responses.


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the Program Finance field and the ability to complete difficult and complex assignments.
  • Basic knowledge of multiple contract types: FFP, T&M, CPFF and CPAF.
  • Strong analytical, communication, and presentations skills, and the ability to operate independently.
  • Strong background in the entire Microsoft Office Suite with high emphasis on MS Excel.
  • Experience working on both federal and commercial projects.


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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