Cost Analyst New

Cost Analyst

  • Washington Navy Yard, D.C.
  • Full-Time
  • Posted June 12, 2022

About this Position

Professional Analysis, Inc. is currently soliciting applications for the position of Cost Analyst, located in the Washington, DC area. This individual will provide financial support to the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Expeditionary Programs Office (ExPO). ExPO is the Navy’s System Command responsible for procuring and managing equipment used by SeaBees, SEALs and Naval Beach Group units.  The Cost Analyst will work with the ExPO Business and Financial Management Division, inputting funding documents into the financial systems that include but are not limited to The Standard Accounting, Budgeting, and Reporting System, Navy Enterprise Resource Planning and Standard Accounting and Reporting System (STARS) or any other financial system NAVFAC may implement.

Responsibilities will include:
• Evaluating funding requests to determine if requirements are appropriate given funding limitations and fiscal regulations.
• Reviewing funding requests that may be urgent or associated with highly visible special interest equipment procurements.
• Coordinating and liaising with external points of contact within procurement partners to obtain execution information and obligating documents.
• Monitoring, analyzing, and reporting on commitments and obligations data from the appropriate financial systems on a weekly basis.
• Documenting, updating, and maintaining process flows, cycle memos, and key supporting document tables.
• Performing analysis of business processes and internal controls to identify risks.
• Preparing presentations and briefings, and actively participating in client meetings and day-to-day interactions.

Required Skills:
• Federal financial management, accounting, or auditing experience.
• Experience working independently with minimal supervision and guidance.
• Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with experience exercising mature judgment.
• Proven experience effectively prioritizing workload to meet deadlines and work objectives.
• Demonstrated ability to write clearly, succinctly, and in a manner that appeals to a wide audience.
• Proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation creation tools, as well as Internet research tools.
• Demonstrated experience within the Department of Defense or Department of the Navy on the following systems: PBIS; PBAs; EDA; STARS-HCM; STARS-FL; FIS.
• Very detailed oriented and analytical.
• Current US DoD SECRET Security Clearance.

Desired Qualities:
• Bachelor’s Degree in business or financial management is preferred.
• DAWIA certification in Financial and/or Audit Management or equivalent.

How to Apply

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