BAE Systems is offering an exciting opportunity to support an important and dynamic Department of Justice customer as a Financial Analyst working with a team of diverse and highly capable IT professionals. The Financial Analyst: is responsible for providing financial analytic support to our customers program; Integrates business, cost estimating and financial management processes to ensure the efficient management of funds; Formulates strategic financial plans, cost estimates and correlates financing requirements into executable budgets, while maintaining compliance with established business standards, and accounting principles; Tracks monthly financial transactions and verifies charges, ensuring all supporting documentation is correct; Prepares and maintains required reports and documentation for periodic audits.
The financial analyst will: assist with developing purchasing budgets for system equipment refreshes; Analyzes recurring requirements to determine continued needs; Monitors expenses to ensure appropriate budgetary levels are maintained; Monitors and tracks Enterprise License Agreements, submits requests for new agreements, and consults with customer managers to remove when no longer needed to provide cost savings to the customer. Provides feedback to customer managers for budget planning.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
The successful candidate for the Financial Analyst position will meet the following education and experience requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in one of the following areas: with five (5) years' experience;
- Master's with two (2) years' experience;
- PhD with one (1) years' experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience or:
Relevant Experience: Minimum/General Experience: 8 years of relevant experience performing the following: Develops, interprets and implements financial concepts. Gathers, analyzes, prepares and summarizes recommendations for financial plans, trended future requirements, and operating forecasts. Performs economic research and performs analysis of financial statements. Prepares reports of findings and recommendations to management. May monitor business performance by unit, division or brand. May run valuation models and manages financial analyses associated with acquisition and disposal processes. Analyzes financial performance, including comparison of actual results against planned results.
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
Experience supporting large scale enterprise technical systems is preferred.
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.
Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels.
At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.
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