Leidos will consider sponsoring qualified individuals towards gaining the Top Secret/SCI Full Scope Poly security clearance required for this position - minimum of an active Secret clearance is strongly preferred to be considered.
Leidos is looking for a full time Financial Counselor to join our Human Health and Performance group.
This position is perfect for an experienced professional seeking a rewarding and challenging opportunity providing guidance, education and planning financial services for the men, women and families of the Military and Intelligence Community.
Primary Responsibilities include:
Provide financial counseling and assistance to identified individuals.
Evaluate individual or family income and expenditures and provide recommendations for short- and long-term actions to achieve financial goals
Provide assistance to help improve, establish and rebuild credit, organize finances including empowering personnel to budget and manage their debt, savings, benefits, and taxes to efficiently meet financial goals for the short and long term.
Regularly provide follow-up one-on-one financial counseling as needed
Personal budget/financial planning to reduce, eliminate, and avoid debt and to achieve solvency and stability.
Educating military families on the importance of maintaining excellent credit histories and ratings.
Teaching Service Members to make informed decisions and to be aware of associated costs such as insurance, maintenance, fuel costs, etc.
BA Degree and at least 6 years of professional experience or Masters and 2+ years of experience
Must possess a Nationally recognized and accredited Financial Counselor Certification
Candidate must possess current TS/SCI clearance with polygraph or be willing to enter the clearance process which can take 18+ months.
Ability to use sound professional judgment, ethical practice, and common sense. Ability to develop, implement, and evaluate financial needs of individuals and families.
Experience with one-on-one financial counseling
Ability to develop trusting helping relationships
Problem solving skills
Excellent verbal and communication skills and very detail-oriented
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:$3,000
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Financial Planning and Analysis
Please note that effective October 1, to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos business events outside of our facilities, employees, vendors, subcontractors, and visitors will be required to be vaccinated or maintain proof of a weekly negative COVID-19 test. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated or able to show negative COVID-19 test results to access facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible.
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, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 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 www.Leidos.com.
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