Financial Analyst (L1)

Employer
LMI
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Oct 13, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Function
Analyst, Finance
Hours
Full Time
LMI is a not-for-profit government consulting firm, dedicated exclusively to advancing the management of the government. As a not-for-profit company, we deliver the best value for the government dollar as all revenues are directed to our mission of advancing government rather than to delivering shareholder value. We operate completely free of political and commercial bias, and we are entirely aligned with the goals of our clients. Our clients value our not-for-profit status and specialized services in logistics, intelligence, homeland security, health care, and energy and environment markets. We believe government can make a difference, and we seek talented, hardworking people who share that conviction. Responsibilities This position presents an excellent opportunity for a candidate with 1-3 years of financial management experience. The successful candidate for this position will provide expertise and support in several areas of financial management at the client site in Washington, DC. Specific requirements include:Data collection and analysis techniques to prepare and present basic financial information for Purchase Card program, and to reconcile data between systems/applicationsProcess purchase card documents ensuring appropriate supporting documentation, authorization, and accuracy in systems and shared filesConduct analysis on improper payments (duplicates, inaccurate charges)Provide support to Purchase card users, responding quickly via email to calls, communicate with individuals on the documents they have processedUnderstanding of purchase card regulations and related Federal financial management guidanceKnowledge of, and ability to apply, financial concepts to analyzing details from purchase card statements to financial system account payables or purchase card modules.Financial OperationsFamiliarity with Treasury US Standard General Ledger chart of accounts and key reports for purchase cardsFamiliarity with Federal financial management policy analysis, and budget execution for purchase cardsFamiliarity with Federal Purchase Card processes Qualifications Minimum QualificationsBachelor's Degree in any field (Business, Finance, Accounting or Economics or Information Systems)1-3 years of relevant work experience in financial managementStrong Excel skills at least at the intermediate level.Ability to deal with changing priorities quicklyAbility to write/present to management effectivelyAbility to work well teammates, clients and contractors at a contractor site.Beneficial Qualifications:Knowledge of People SoftKnowledge of Financial Acquisition Regulations (with respect to Purchase Cards)Knowledge of accounting standards published by the Federal Accounting Standard Advisory BoardSecurity Clearance: Must be Clearable