Job title: Financial Analyst, J&S Finance

Company: Mitre

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MITRE’s Finance organization is seeking a Financial Analyst to support the MITRE National Security Sector Finance Team, which provides financial business partnering support to MITRE National Security Sector and its Department Heads and Project Leaders.

As a Financial Analyst, you will serve as a trusted advisor and business leader in support of the Joint and Service center organization. In this role, you will serve as the primary source of day-to-day financial management and business decision support to Department Heads and Project Leaders – playing a key part in the business operations functions that maximize MITRE’s value to our government sponsors.

Job Responsibilities to include but are not limited to:

Full-lifecycle financial, and end-to-end business support of direct work programs (e.g. Cost estimation, pipeline assessments, etc.)

Ability to collaborate to resolve inconsistencies between the assumptions, beliefs, and processes to increase the likelihood of achieving business unit objectives

Processing subcontractor invoices, entries into the budgeting system and other financial duties monthly or as needed

Provide department managers with monthly financial updates on program status

Conduct high-quality analysis of financial data and develop new metrics to assist in financial management

Required Qualifications:

1-4 years of finance and/or accounting experience within the US Government (Federal) practice of a professional services firm

Relevant academic and/or professional qualification

Passion, energy, and enthusiasm in learning and applying through creative problem-solving

Strong attention to detail

Preferred Qualifications:

Resourceful self-starter who executes on commitments

Mindset of continuous improvement with the capacity to drive change

Excellent communication, interpersonal, presentation, and influencing skills

Consensus builder: Promote ideas and gain buy-in on new approaches

Flexible team player with ability to work in cross-functional teams and across varying groups and organizational levels

Ability to handle multiple concurrent work streams while maintaining high quality output

Experience with Deltek Cost Point, Tableau, and or Cognos Analytics preferred

This requisition requires the candidate to have a minimum of the following clearance(s): None

This requisition requires the hired candidate to have or obtain, within one year from the date of hire, the following clearance(s): None

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Location: McLean, VA

Job date: Fri, 24 Dec 2021 00:18:23 GMT

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