Leidos Financial Analyst III (NCI) in FREDERICK, Maryland
Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc. (LBRI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, operates the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research (FNLCR). FNLCR is a Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC) sponsored by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). It is the only FFRDC dedicated to biomedical research. Through its status as an FFRDC, FNLCR provides NCI and others with a unique national resource to accelerate the development and delivery of effective preventive, diagnostic, and therapeutic products for cancer and AIDS.
The breadth of FNLCR’s activities spans the research and development spectrum, including investigator-initiated, hypothesis-driven research into cancer and AIDS; advanced technology programs focused on genetics and genomics, proteins and proteomics, imaging, nanotechnology, bioinformatics, and laboratory animal sciences; clinical operations in support of NCI and National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)-sponsored clinical trials, as well as NCI drug discovery and development efforts; and management and operations of biopharmaceutical development and manufacturing programs under current Good Manufacturing Practice conditions for NCI and NIAID. Administrative, procurement, financial, safety, and facilities support is provided to these R&D activities through state-of-the-art business processes. LBRI has approximately 1,900 employees and manages an annual operating budget of approximately $450M.
For more information about Leidos Biomedical Research Inc., please visit our webpage at www.leidosbiomed.com.
Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc.'s Financial Management Directorate oversees all financial planning and management activities for the Operations and Technical Support (OTS) contract.
We are currently seeking a Financial Analyst III to be a part of our Financial Planning and Analysis team at our Frederick, MD location.
The Financial Analyst III will: 1) be responsible for financial project reporting and direct contact with both Directorate and Division contacts; to include financial planning and analysis of project budgets and meets available funding, 2) out year planning, tracking and forecasting, 3) overhead budget and allocation analysis, cost tracking, reporting and forecasting against budgets and ceilings, and 4) preparation of cost estimates, and development of price structures, while applying cost accounting principles.
Possession of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university according to the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) in Financial Accounting/ Economics related field or four (4) years related experience in lieu of degree
Foreign degrees must be evaluated for U.S. equivalency.
A minimum of five (5) years of responsible accounting experience related to cost accounting and/or financial reporting
Must have experience with analyzing and reporting financial data, and applying standard accounting, financial and budgetary control principles and practices
Knowledge and use of Microsoft Excel and Access
Cost accounting experience
Government contract accounting
General database knowledge and skills
Knowledge/use of Cognos Enterprise Solutions and Deltek CostPoint financial system
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.