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Budget/Financial Analyst-Pentagon in Arlington, VA at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 2/13/2019

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    Arlington, VA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Strategic Analysis, Inc. is currently seeking candidates to provide resource analysis, budget execution, financial management, and related PPBE support to our clients in the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (OUSD(R&E)). Ideal candidates are highly organized, motivated, and results driven individuals with an ability to excel in a team environment and regularly shift priorities to meet customer schedules.

Responsibilities include:

  • Provides support in the execution and reporting of RDT&E program funding.
  • Prepares and initiates funding documents, including MIPRs, interagency agreements, project orders, and sub-allotments.
  • Assists program managers in the development of SOWs, cost estimations, support agreements, and other documentation as required.
  • Tracks and maintains cognizance of program funds in independent or shared spreadsheets and automated systems.
  • Monitors obligation and expenditure progress and develops recommendations for aligning the programs with target benchmarks.
  • Documents financial status and success in relation to goals of the program and target Comptroller benchmarks.
  • Prepares narrative statements for defending programs in monthly, quarterly, and year-end reviews.
  • Provides support in the development and edit of budget justification exhibits (i.e. R2 narratives) for the Department s POM/BES and PBR submissions to OSD.
  • Assists in the development and coordination of issue papers and unfunded requirements.
  • Responds to data calls and requests for program-related information, often against aggressive schedules.
  • Prepares customized reports and presentation materials for program managers and senior executives.
  • Assists in the development and coordination of appropriate responses and reports to congressional inquiries.
  • Performs regular account reconciliation, resolves discrepancies, and remedies accounting issues.
  • Conducts independent research in federal and departmental policy issuances, such as DoD Directives, the FMR, and other sources, as well as financial systems and databases, and provides summaries of findings as needed.
  • Creates and maintains definitive, auditable documentation and files for OUSD(R&E) programs.
  • Other related PPBE support duties as assigned.
  • Experience with DAI, iProcurement, Hyperion, OBIEE, and basic SharePoint a plus.
  • CDFM, CDFM-A, CGFM or other certification a plus
  • Active Secret clearance is required.
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, or related discipline preferred.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills