Cognos Report Writer
Role: Financial Systems Manager Location: Herndon, VA Schedule: 40 hours / week Overview: Apex Systems, the nation's second largest IT staffing and technology services firm, has an immediate opening for a Financial Systems Manager to sit on-site in Herndon, VA. Our client knows, with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company's growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring, the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for our client and for the people who work there. Position Description, Functions, and Responsibilities: Design/Build/Write reports and queries on Deltek Costpoint and Deltek Time & Expense tables using IBM Cognos Report Studio, Query Studio and SQL queries. Support reporting requirements of Finance, Accounting, Payroll, Procurement, and other shared service department. Function as system administrator for IBM Cognos 10 Business Intelligence reporting tool. Maintain reporting data warehouse. Build and maintain report frameworks and packages using Cognos Framework Manager. Create and maintain report triggers and daily, monthly and weekly scheduled reports. Support the financial planning & forecasting process, including coordination, tasks scheduling and forecast consolidation. Participates in establishing requirements for and designing, developing and managing financial reporting solutions. Interface with Contracts, IT, HR and delivery teams to integrate cross-functional information requirements. Support all groups for application and technical problems that pertain to Costpoint, Time & Expense, and Cognos. Maintain Cognos and other FP&A documentation on Finance SharePoint site. Support ad hoc data requests. Education Requirements: Bachelor's Degree or a related discipline. Qualifications: 8-10 years' experience relevant to the position description. Bachelor's degree, preferably in Accounting or Finance. In depth, operational experience with IBM Cognos 10 Business Intelligence. Operational experience with Deltek Costpoint accounting system. General knowledge of Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR). Advanced Microsoft Excel tools (pivot tables, VBA). Experience utilizing verbal and written communication skills and ability to communicate virtually, to multiple functions, cultures and to different levels of management. Ability to multi-task and manage multiple priorities and projects. As a contract employee of Apex Systems, you are eligible for Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance; Shorter Term Disability; Hospitalization Coverage; Direct Deposit; Weekly Pay Periods; Training and Development Programs; Corporate Discounts / Perks and our Referral Program. Apex Systems is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. EEO Employer Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at [Click Here to Email Your Resume] or 844-463-6178.