Leidos Health and Human Performance Division (HHP) is seeking Financial Counselor candidates to work in Chantilly, VA or McLean, VA *location to be determined by staffing need. 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.
Leidos will consider sponsoring qualified individuals towards gaining the Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required for this position - minimum of an active Secret clearance is strongly preferred to be considered.
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
Heartbeat Naval Health East - NHE
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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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