Financial Cost Analyst, Mid

Key Role:

Provide compliance, financial, and budget analyses of indirect and fringe costs for an energy-related project portfolio. Review and analyze performer-submitted indirect and fringe rate proposals for compliance with agency and federal regulations. Perform in-depth financial analysis of indirect and fringe costs against OMB and FAR cost regulations. Interface with programmatic, contracts, and finance teams daily to resolve any outstanding indirect or fringe cost issues and assist the programmatic teams with any specific performer financial questions related to fringe and indirect cost. Provide performance management analysis to leadership tracking progress of indirect rate negotiations and indirect and fringe rates in the context of total budget submissions. Assist with supporting any ad-hoc financial tasks, including budget review, financial viability reviews, and accounting practices analysis. Maintain current awareness of FAR and OMB cost regulations.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience with financial analysis, accounting, or auditing

  • Experience with financial and compliance review

  • Experience with Microsoft Excel

  • Knowledge of indirect costs, indirect rates, and common financial statements, including income statement and general ledger

  • Knowledge of OMB and FAR cost regulations

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

  • Bachelor's degree

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience in financial planning and administration, including rate modeling

  • Knowledge of Incurred Cost Submission

    Knowledge of federal acquisitions process, including DCAA and DCMA

  • Possession of excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Possession of excellent documentation skills

  • Master's degree in Business Administration, Accounting, or Finance


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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