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Job #: R-00049866
Location: Washington, DC
Category: Program Financial Control
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

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Job Description:

Leidos has a Senior Financial Analyst opening in support of the FAA Customer on the NISC IV program.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the preparation management of the monthly Estimate At Complete (EAC) forecast process and the facilitation of the monthly Task Order Reviews.  Will help the program with the detailed monthly invoice for the FAA customer. Significant interface will be required with the program manager, task order managers, contract management staff, project accountants, customer, senior technical personnel, project finance lead, as well as other functional organizations.    In addition, will participate in the financial planning, tracking analysis, and reporting of the program financials, as well as support requests from the FAA customer.

The responsibilities include:

  • Participates in the monthly development and maintenance of Estimates to Completion (ETCs) and Estimates at Completions (EACs) for the NISC IV program.
  • Develops recommendations to improve the forecasting accuracy.
  • Assists in the preparation of the detailed and accurate monthly invoice for the FAA Customer. Provides thoughtful invoice substantiation and back-up support to delineate charges.
  • Develops recommendations to improve invoice accuracy and cost substantiation.
  • Supports cash goals of reducing total cycle time for invoicing and collections.
  • Provides travel support, including effective auditing and invoice cost substantiation.
  • Completes monthly cash flow, profitability, unbilled, and other reconciliations and analysis for the program.
  • Supports the NISC F&BO team with the tracking of billing lags and journal entries.
  • Monitors and resolves withheld invoice lines, including tracking down of required time card corrections
  • Helps Task Order Manager with task order development and pricing activities.
  • Provides financial and program support to the task order managers in regions and headquarters.
  • Generates and submits weekly accounting journal entries for the program, including reclassification of overhead charges and travel charges.
  • Supports ad-hoc cost reporting and performance analysis.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Information Management Systems or related degree.
  • 4-6 years of prior relevant work experience.
  • Candidate must be able to perform functions such as financial planning, financial analysis, and general accounting. Must be able to extract data from multiple sources and effectively summarize the current financial position of the program.
  • Have a comprehensive knowledge of the project finance field and the ability to complete difficult and complex assignments.  This position requires a problem solver that can pull together knowledge from a broad range of subjects to produce thorough analysis of multifaceted, challenging issues, and use those analyses to find solutions.
  • Be committed to customer service, be well organized, be able to plan and prioritize assignments, and be able to successfully handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, be courteous and professional.
  • In order to be successful in this position, the candidate must have the ability to work with remote teams and in a fast paced environment. 
  • Must have proposed and implemented project/program improvements.
  • Candidate must have a strong background in the entire Microsoft Office Suite with emphasis on Excel, particularly in the development of formulas, v-look ups and macros.
  • Demonstrate advanced analytical skills
  • Have or be able to obtain Public Trust Clearance


  • Expertise with current Leidos financial policies, procedures and applications.  Proficient with Leidos standard tools for project finance, such as Excel, Costpoint, OBI, Fusion, etc.
  • Proficient with the NISC tools such as NIMS, ITT, NIAT, CET, and NED.
  • Experience in customer communication and financial presentations.
  • Experience working in a Matrix Organizational structure

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About Leidos

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

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