The Leidos Civil Group currently has an opening for a Finance and Business Operations Analyst supporting the Census program in the Civil EMS CIVIT Division. This analyst will support two Census contracts. We are looking for a strong program financial analyst who has excellent communication skills and can support all aspects of financial control including: planning, tracking, analysis, and reporting. This position serves as liaison between the project management teams, finance and line management. The position will review the status of projects and budgets, manage schedules, prepare status reports as well as develop mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers and customers.
The successful candidate will work independently to support the objectives of the assigned projects. The position will have measurable impact on the project’s operational accomplishments and will be responsible for specific processes within the project. This position requires a problem solver that can pull together knowledge from a broad range of subjects to produce thorough analyses of complex, challenging issues, and use those analyses to find solutions. Excellent communication skills both internally and externally are essential to the success of this position as we work with all functional peers along with the project teams – both Leidos project teams and the customer project teams.
This position can be fully remote, but will require occasional travel into the office once our offices have reopened.
The roles and responsibilities of this position include and are not limited to:
Continuous monitoring of contract actuals and performance
Month-end analysis of plan vs actuals with an understanding of variance drivers
Monthly invoice review, approval, and backup preparation where required
Tracking A/R for your assigned contracts
Quarterly Financial Status Review (QFSR) preparation
Quarterly Forecast preparation for your assigned contracts
Ad Hoc Reporting for your contracts
Regular Communication with management team
Bachelor’s Degree with 2-4 years of professional experience; or 2-4years of prior relevant experience with a related Master’s degree. Strong communication skills.
Strong Microsoft Excel skillset
Ability to work across multiple contracts and communicate with several stakeholders
Knowledge of multiple contract types especially FFP and T&M
Ability to thoroughly review EACs for accuracy and compliance
Experience with Oracle Business Intelligence
We value and support the well-being and mobility of our employees with competitive benefit packages, complementary e-learning training, work-life flexibility, and a diverse, inclusive and ethical work place. In fact, in 2020, Leidos was ranked as one of the “World's Most Ethical Companies” by the Ethisphere Institute for the third consecutive year.
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:Yes, 100%
Clearance Level Required:None
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Program Financial Control
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 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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