Senior Financial Analyst

Herndon, VA
Work Type: Hybrid
  • Job Category: Finance & Accounting
  • Travel: None
  • Clearance: Not Applicable
  • Req ID: 2024-8159


Job Summary:

The Akima is looking for a Senior Finance Analyst to work in Herndon, VA.To join our team of outstanding professionals, apply today!


Job Responsibilities:

  • The Akima Senior Finance Analyst will be a key member of the Akima team, responsible for all aspects of project analysis & reporting forecasting and process improvement as the Internal Business Development Project Control Analyst.

  • They will be setting up, maintaining and analyzing projects performed in the corporate development organization.

  • This individual will serve as the primary Point of Contact (POC) in all aspects of Financial Reporting of Business Development, Marketing and Communications Costs (including project setup, purchase requisitions, vendor / consultant invoice approvals, cost/variance analysis, EAC development, project reporting, communications to stakeholders).

  • Responsibilities also include coordinating with the subsidiaries’ Presidents, Operations Managers, Business Development and Capture leads with monthly reviews and communication of project-level financial data and process improvement.

  • This individual will also work with the group finance representatives and FP&A to assist with annual budgeting and forecasting.

  • As a secondary responsibility, this individual will assist the Corporate Project Controls team on special projects and assisting with surge support.


Minimum Qualification:

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree, master’s degree/MBA a plus

  • Years of experience: 5+ years of Project Controls / Finance and or FP&A experience working for a Federal Government Contractor

  • Specific skill sets:

  • Solid understanding of all government contract types and related contract terms and conditions

  • Understanding of FAR/DCAA/CAS compliance requirements

  • Responsive to time critical deadlines

  • Deadline driver person that follows up on action items

  • Setup and run effective meetings.

  • Design and present PowerPoint slide presentations.

  • Setup indirect projects for Opportunity Deal tracking (charge codes)

  • B&P Spend analysis for Strategic Opportunities

  • Proposal pricing assistance / proposal reviews for Strategic Opportunities

  • Internal Spend reporting and analysis for each of the five groups.

  • Be a forward thinker that works with Project Control, FP&A, Finance, Corporate Development leadership and the Chief Growth Officer to anticipate the next steps in our reporting.

  • Manage expectations for Group, Business Development, Corporate Development VPs including the Chief Growth Officer and the Chief Finance Officer

  • Work with four leaders of the Marketing team to help them analyze their spend and stay on budget.

  • Update workforce in Costpoint for all BD / Corp Dev employees.

  • Perform Deltek Timesheet corrections when needed.

  • Must have excellent communication and organizational skills and be able to work independently.

  • Systems:

  • Candidate is expected to master the following: Deltek Costpoint Project Setup (includes understanding the setup of the WBS, revenue, billing, ceilings, funding, PLCs, etc.)

  • Purchase requisitions and reporting.

  • Cost and schedule variance analysis

  • Experienced in using PowerBI.

  • Specific equipment and applications experience required: Proficiency with project setup, financial reporting, Microsoft Excel, SharePoint

Job: Finance & Accounting

Travel: None

Organization: Akima

Clearance: Not Applicable

Work Type: Hybrid

Remote: No

ReqID: 2024-8159