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Job #: R-00053754
Location: Chantilly, VA
Category: Operations Finance
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

The Mission Solutions Operation (MSO) of Leidos has an immediate need for a Division F&BO Senior Manager. This role will lead the Finance and Business Operation organization for the Mission Engineering Division.  The Division F&BO Senior Manager will manage a team of Program Finance Analysts to support the portfolio, direct the Division’s financial function, and drive fiscal performance in line with the Mission Solutions Operation and Mission Engineering Division’s overall business and strategic objectives. The Division F&BO Senior Manager will work closely with the MSO VP, Division Manager to ensure that business strategies and plans are implemented, forecasts and plans are developed and continually monitored, and that financial objectives are achieved. This position will report to the MSO F&BO Director with a strong dotted line to the MSO VP, Division Manager.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing a team of Program Finance Analysts to support the programs within the portfolio
  • Serve as advisor and strategic partner with regards to business planning, profitability, growth targets and revenue goals.
  • Develop processes to assess, monitor and mitigate business and financial risks within the business
  • Identify and implement operational improvements, and ensure processes are in place to continually monitor cost and margin performance drivers.
  • Provide leadership and direction to the Division’s financial operations, including accounting, expense control, indirect rate management, financial planning, and cash flow management.
  • Ensure the organization maintains compliance with all established accounting and financial policies, regulations, processes and agreements.
  • Support business strategy and proposal development for New Business opportunities within the Operation.  Work closely with business development, capture management, and pricing teams on new business strategy, cost volume reviews, and preparation of cash flow for various briefings
  • Oversee the budgeting/forecasting process and support associated requests and financial estimates.
  • Participate in building a culture that is team-oriented and committed to professional excellence.
  • Manage, mentor and develop finance staff and direct training and development to ensure that all functional resources are in alignment with organizational needs.
  • Provide leadership in partnering with enterprise shared services for functional support services to the Division
  • Manage a team of business finance professional staff to ensure contractual compliance, cost management, budget development, and cash flow efficiencies
  • Growth & Development of financial analysts

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in finance / accounting field and 8+ years of prior relevant experience in operations finance.
  • 4+ years of experience supervising or leading teams or projects.
  • The ability to analyze financials and advise senior management on financial and strategic issues.
  • Proven track record of growing revenue, improving profit margins, and providing financial support for complex financial transactions.
  • Experience and training in the areas of generation of financial statements, internal controls, performance reporting and evaluation, budget development, and supervision of staff.
  • Thorough knowledge of FAR, CAS and GAAP.
  • Characteristics necessary for success include: analytical, presentation, and problem-solving skills; the ability to create consensus-based support for strategic initiatives and processes, and the ability to establish a solid working relationship with senior management and peers.
  • Candidate should possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and have the ability to interact credibly and diplomatically with all levels of management.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CPA certification and/or Master's degree in Finance or Accounting preferred

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

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Operations Finance

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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 39,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit

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