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Job #: R-00067796
Location: Ashburn, VA
Category: Program Financial Control
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 50%
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5000
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

Leidos has a job opening for a Finance Analyst in Washington D.C Metro area to include the MD and VA areas.

Are you interested in joining an established entry-level professional program with the #1 Company on the Washington Technology Top 100 Contractors listing? Leidos, a Fortune 500 federal contractor with over $10B in annual revenue, is looking for top finance and business majors to be a part of our organization. As a member of the Leidos Finance and Business Operations Organization you will have a position with varying responsibility and scope that will challenge you and propel your professional and personal growth.

Program Management (External Customer Focus)

Key member of Program Management Team (Finance Business Partner)
Provide external customer with highest level of customer service (walk through invoice, explain deliverables, solve issues, etc)
Funding management (contract, subcontracts and other net open commitments if applicable)
Program start-up and maintenance – ensure project setup process is executed correctly
Develops, tracks and updates program baseline including tracking actual costs against baseline (Program Performance Management)
Includes development and overall management of program EAC
Earned Value Management (when applicable)
Program planning & scheduling (when applicable)
Analyzes contract actuals for accuracy, identifies errors, ensures errors are corrected timely in the source system (preferred) or through cost transfer (journal entry)
Communicate issues to Program Management to prevent future errors
Responsible for program financial customer deliverables (CDRLs)
Initiate (prior to being at-risk), track and manage program SPAs when necessary and work with PM team to obtain contract/funding to close SPAs
Support financial presentation for program or operational reviews
Proposal support to pricing for proposals above TCPD threshold
Pricing of on-contract proposals below the current TCPD threshold
Financial Management (Internal Corporate Focus)

Ongoing contract closeout activities during active contract performance
Develop Financial EAC and required artifacts to support EAC position and present during quarterly EAC review meetings
Financial Forecasting of Awards, Revenue, Op Income, etc:
Develop programs annual operating plan
Responsible and accountable for program financial forecast (monthly continuous and quarterly current forecast) **Closest to the Pin**
Financial Risk & Opportunity management against financial forecast
Variance analysis and reporting of actual program financial performance against AOP and rolling 6 quarter forecast
Accountable for program billing (in coordination with Leidos Billing Team), cash collection, analysis and clearing of unbilled receivables
Ownership of monthly closing process, validating awards/bookings, backlog, revenue & op income for each program you support
Support internal and external audits

Basic Qualifications:
Graduation from a Bachelor's program in Finance, Accounting, General Business Administration or other related field from an accredited college/university or equivalent experience and less than 2 years prior relevant experience.
Interested in Finance & Business Operations with the industry leader in government services
Energetic and enthusiastic behavior
Team player who isn’t afraid to show initiative and solve problems
Effective interpersonal skills and drive for excellent customer service
Demonstrated experience performing Accounting, Finance, or Economics-related financial data analysis tasks
Strong analytical and problem solving skills, with an ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment.
Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Ability to quickly comprehend processes and learn systems and tools
Ability to execute data mining and analysis and present those findings to management
Ability to be accountable and professional while maintaining effective interpersonal (written, verbal and presentation) skills while managing multiple priorities and tasks
US Citizenship is required

Pay Range:

COVID Response

Effective October 1, in order to enter Leidos facilities in the US and to attend Leidos business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry.  Effective December 8, all Leidos employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC. 

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, 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

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