Financial Analyst II

Location
Frederick, MD, USA
Posted
Nov 28, 2018
Ref
req133
Discipline
Administration, Finance
Hotbed
BioCapital
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc.'s Financial Operations Directorate oversees all financial planning and management activities for the Frederick National Lab for Cancer Research (FNLCR), sponsored by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). We currently seek a Financial Analyst II to join the Financial Planning and Analysis team at our Frederick, MD location.

KEY ROLES/RESPONSIBILITIES

We are currently seeking a Financial Analyst II to be a part of our Financial Planning and Analysis team at our Frederick, MD location.

Financial Analyst II:
  • Develop, interpret and implement financial concepts for financial planning and control.
  • In addition, will complete budget development, financial planning and analysis of project budgets, and cost tracking. Position will provide scheduled and Adhoc reporting and forecasting against budgets, preparation of cost estimates, development of price structures while applying cost accounting principles.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
  • Possession of a bachelor's degree in business/accounting or related field from an accredited college or university according to the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education)
  • In addition to the education requirements, a minimum of three ()3 years of related experience in financial project planning and analysis
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a clearance

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Knowledge of appropriate government contracting regulations and various contract types, indirect cost pools, forward pricing, Deltek financial software, Microsoft Office suite
  • Knowledge of general accounting, financial management and project control concepts; strong analytical skills; intermediate to advanced excel and database skills/abilities; familiarity with government contracting; solid communication skills and ability to multi-task in complex/dynamic operating environment

Expected Competencies:
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Intermediate to advanced level of experience in use of spreadsheets, databases, and financial planning tools
  • Ability to support multiple programs and process multiple tasks with a proven ability to collect and analyze information in a complex and dynamic operating environment.
  • Must possess strong customer service orientation, including both internal and external customers.

Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) | Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran (M/F/D/V) | Drug Free Workplace (DFW)”