Jr. Navy Financial Analyst
Position Description: If you seek a rewarding, high profile and challenging position supporting projects for the US Navy which requires technical rigor and will tap and build on your expertise,-Serco has a great opportunity for you! This position will be on a dynamic team, supporting Team Submarine. Bring your expertise and collaborative skills to make an impact towards our military defense and safety of our sailors.John Cottingham, former submarine commanding officer, https://www.linkedin.com/in/johnmcottingham, leads this high-performing contractor team supporting NAVSEA. Team Submarine's Submarine Program Offices are responsible for: The acquisition of the OHIO Class replacement and for identifying, assembling, managing, directing, and coordinating the resources required for the R, design, construction, Test and Evaluation (T) and Live Fire Test and Evaluation (LFT) of the COLUMBIA Class. The program is a major defense acquisition program and is of significant political importance with Congress and the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD). The acquisition of New Construction Submarines and for identifying, assembling, managing, directing, and coordinating the resources required for the R, design, construction, Test and Evaluation (T), Live Fire Test and Evaluation (LFT), and Fleet introduction of the US Navy's newest class of nuclear attack submarines. The program is a major defense acquisition program with a total life cycle cost of approximately $336B. Additionally, successful improvement of the Class' capabilities is of significant political importance with Congress and the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD). The SSN(X) Office is responsible for the acquisition and design of the future fast attack submarine and for identifying, assembling, managing, directing, and coordinating the resources required for the R, design, construction, Test and Evaluation (T) and Live Fire Test and Evaluation (LFT) of the future submarine. The future Attack Submarine will be designed to retain multi-mission capability and sustained combat presence in denied waters with a focus on greater speed, stealth, and horizontal payloads and salvo rates. You must have an Active Secret clearance to be considered. Serco supports the US Navy as a prime for their Team Submarine SHAPM contract supporting the acquisition of submarines. The Team Submarine concept unifies once diverse submarine-related activities into a single submarine-centric organization with the goal of eliminating traditional stovepipe structures and processes that created impediments and inefficiencies in the submarine research, development, acquisition, and maintenance communities. Team Submarine provides improved communication among the various offices that contribute to the overall success of the United States Submarine Force. Serco-NA is seeking a motivated individual to provide programmatic support to one of our NAVSEA customers. Serco-NA has an opening for a Management Analyst with submarine expertise to support an active contract with the US Navy in the Washington, DC area. General DutiesProvides daily support to Financial Management team.Provides financial analyst services including data gathering, budget and financial analysis, and trend analysis.Responsible for various financial functions such as budgeting, auditing, forecasting and analysis.Collects and reviews financial data from various sources.Creates, maintains, and updates financial databases and spreadsheets, and generates various financial reports as required. Maintains appropriate records and documentation.Provides financial models and financial statements, applies forecasting techniques, and evaluates performance against budget submissions.Coordinates with Branch Head and field activities to establish funding priorities.Reconciles spend plans according to Resource Management Plan and weekly status reports.Compiles and submits Task Assignment Sheets to initiate financial transactions.Provides biweekly metrics reports to Business Financial Manager.Tracks and reconciles funds obligation and expenditure status.Assists Financial Analysts in resolving accounting discrepancies.Responds to financial data calls.Provides draft input for Congressional budget exhibits.Reconciles Spend Plans to match the Resource Management Plans.Coordinates with the field activities to establish timely receipt of reimbursable funds.Tracks direct site funds sent out on ZFD PR Addendums.Reviews and develops analytical and technical input needed in order to evaluate documentation and development of briefs to ensure accurate, timely and essential information is proved to decision makersPrepares Unclassified and Classified briefs for audiences up to and including the Flag levelMeetings and specified Program Integrated Product Teams (IPTs).Sets high personal standards for performance/conduct; Demonstrates ability to be a team player; works well with others; contributes positively to work/team environment while continually seeks ways to en Qualifications: Education and Required/Preferred Experience:Required: A Secret clearance and US Citizenship.A bachelor's degree in accounting, business, finance, or related field is desired, but in lieu of a degree, Serco will consider a candidate with three or more years of experience directly supporting a Navy customer in a business or financial capacity. A successful candidate should have knowledge of the Navy's Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution processes and policies.One year of past experience supporting a DoD customer as a financial analysist is desired. Must be familiar with rules governing the different Navy Appropriations, with specific knowledge of O,N accounts a desired bonus. Some travel outside the DC area may be required.Ideal candidate will have experience in:Budget Automation and Process ImprovementCost AnalysisData Management and AnalysisNavy Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), and Other DoN financial automated and budgeting systems to perform financial execution functions.0-2 years of work experience within DoD, the Armed ServicesRequired: MS Microsoft skills are essential, especially EXCEL and PowerPoint.Required: You must have the ability to work both in a team environment and independently, and often under short, multiple deadlines.Preferred work experience in the Navy and specifically within Team Submarine or submarines in general.Preferred: Knowledge of DoD policies, NAVSEASYSCOM/Team Submarine policies and procedures Company Overview: Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the US military, numerous US Federal civilian agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Canadian government, state and local governments, and commercial clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco Americas has over 9,000 employees and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset - we listen, respect and support them throughout their career at Serco. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying our workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets). To review Serco benefits please visit: https://www.serco.com/na/careers/benefits-of-choosing-serco. 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