The Leidos NISC III program is looking for a Financial Analyst to join our team in Washington, DC. The candidate will support the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) En Route Program in compiling and reviewing budgets, obligation, and spending data using actual performance, previous budget figures, funding allocations, expense reports, and other data sources to track task orders funds and provide for proper financial administration. The candidate must be able to interact with different stakeholders located in the U.S. to analyze and understand their unique financial processes to compile and provide relevant data. The candidate will reconcile data between project authorizations and purchase requests. The candidate will perform multiple financial analyses functions, including cost allocation, setting up cost control and reporting systems, collecting data, controlling costs, and preparing reports that maintain and track the Program financials. The candidate will ensure that costs are allocated according to established procedures. The candidate will apply principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports and briefings to management. The candidate will maintain or oversee the control of accounts and financial data in such areas as funding allocation, project authorization, and purchase orders. The candidate must be able to deliver with minimal or no supervision, identify deficiencies, be a self-starter, adapt to changes, take the lead when needed, and be an excellent communicator. The candidate will prepare/assist in the preparation of regular financial reports and/or responses to the FAA Program Office, Office of Budget, and En Route Program regarding financial requirements and inquiries.
Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business, finance or related area and 8 plus years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 years of prior relevant experience of experience in a financial analysis/business operations role
Advanced MS Office skills (especially Excel Macros/VBA and Pivot tables), as well as Microsoft Word and PowerPoint.
Experience working independently with minimal guidance
Deep analytical skills to understand complex financial or procedural problems, identify root causes, and provide solutions
Experience and familiarity with utilizing Oracle database and SQL in financial analysis
Experience summarizing results and producing management reports to present to customers and management team
Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with experience exercising mature judgment
Exceptional attention to detail and adherence to deadlines
Demonstrable accounting, budgeting and financial analysis, reporting, and management skills
Independent worker, and able to deliver with minimal or no supervision
Able to address different stakeholder requirements
Good communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills. Great organization skills to prioritize, follow up, deliver, and communicate status of assigned actions
Excellent customer service skills
Must be eligible to work in the U.S. and pass FAA security screening for positions of public trust.
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Public Trust
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Financial Planning and Analysis
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 33,000 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.
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