Financial Support Analyst

Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Mar 03, 2021
Closes
Apr 07, 2021
Ref
227319
Function
Accountant, Finance
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Summary/Company:

Sparks Group has teamed up with a federal agency and is searching for a driven Financial Support Analyst. The Analyst will support the development of financial plans, improve complex processes and assist with enhancing financial performance of the organization. The ideal candidate will have previous financial analysis and project management experience, hold an industry certification and demonstrate the ability to work independently with utmost confidentiality for sensitive projects. If you're looking for an exciting opportunity as a new step in your career, apply now!

Responsibilities:
  • Compile and analyze reports to develop actionable plans based on results; convey recommendations and conclusions to leadership
  • Collaborate with team members and cross-functional leaders to prepare for periodic operational performance review
  • Recognize key business drivers, track performance while explaining variances and identify risks and opportunities
  • Collaborate with management to map out metrics and KPI's to create dashboards and track financial progress
  • Support financial analysis, forecasting and other finance functions across the organization as needed
  • Provide plans to management around financial modelling, forecasts and profitability
  • Apply out of the box thinking to develop strategic plans, process improvements and business operations
  • Support other special projects and assignments and performing related duties, as assigned
  • Develop and sustain solid relationships with client personnel and identify opportunities to provide additional services

Qualifications/Background Profile:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting or related technical field
  • Industry certifications such as PMP, CPA or CGFM preferred
  • 8+ years of financial planning, analysis and project management experience working with federal agencies required
  • Expertise in Financial Management System Data Analysis/Reconciliation, Federal Interagency Agreements, Process Reviews, Development and Re-engineering
  • Understanding or experience with Oracle Applications is a plus
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; ability to effectively communicate ideas and work collaboratively with teams
  • Ability to skills to interpret large volumes of financial data and develop into complex reports

Qualified candidates should send their resume AND call Sparks Group for additional details. Please note, resume must include a valid email address in order to be considered. We look forward to discussing your background, your current job search, and your potential career path with Sparks Group!

Sparks Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, pregnancy, citizenship, family status, genetic information, disability, or protect veteran status.

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