Finance Analyst II or III - Washington DC, San Antonio TX, Denver, CO or Tulsa OK

Employer
Cherokee Nation Businesses, LLC
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jun 12, 2021
Closes
Jun 19, 2021
Ref
2055771468
Function
Analyst, Finance
Hours
Full Time
Cherokee Federal - a division of Cherokee Nation Businesses - is a team of tribally owned federal contracting companies focused on building solutions, solving complex challenges, and serving the nation's mission around the globe for more than 60 federal clients. With our heritage of ingenuity coupled with modern business practices, we serve as a trusted partner that can innovate and implement solutions. Our team of companies manages nearly 1,000 projects of all sizes across the construction, consulting, engineering and manufacturing, health, and technology portfolios. Cherokee Federal's team of small disadvantaged business entities, many of which are 8(a) and/or HUBZone certified, offer attractive contract vehicles with unique advantages - resulting in a streamlined, responsive contract management process. Contract Performance Analyst II Perform cost variance analysis related to Cherokee Federal contracts. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Includes the following: Reviews and trains program and Project managers in Budget & Planning software and required commands for usage to develop cost information, budgets, and variance analysis of the project. Confirms employee time charging, historical costs to funding, and labor billable categories to help ensure accuracy and completeness of project cost status. Audits budget and spend plans in Deltek Budget and Planning software and report any inconsistencies. Provides Finance and Operations with analysis of contract funding, billings, and cost. Oversees set up of projects in Costpoint for billing and expense coding. Ensures compliance to cost reporting and forecasting of the project. Prepares contract cost deliverables for the contract and presenting to the customer. Reconciles unbilled amounts to project revenue and AR billed. Reconciles contract funding to expenditures for program managers and customers. Performs other job-related duties as assigned. SUPERVISORY/MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY No management/supervisory responsibilities. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Bachelor's Degree in Business administration, Accounting, Finance or related field of study with 5 years of cost accounting analysis experience and a minimum of 3 years' experience in a project contracting environment. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Working knowledge of project accounting procedures. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Working knowledge of large software systems, such as Deltek, preferred. Working knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR). WORK ENVIRONMENT Work is primarily performed in a climate-controlled office setting. Some travel may be required. Contract Performance Analyst III Report and explain cost variance analysis related to Cherokee Federal contracts. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Includes the following: Reports cost variance analysis of contracts and, when required, provides hands on training to project managers for the development of cost budgets and forecasting in the Budget and Planning Deltek system. Monitors time charging historical costs to ensure accuracy and completeness of Project Cost Status. Audits budget and spend plans in Deltek Budget and Planning software. Takes actions with PM or Management to correct. Provides analysis of contract funding, billings, and cost. Oversees set up of projects in Costpoint for billing and expense coding. Ensures compliance to cost reporting and forecasting of the project. Assists in preparations of contract cost deliverables for the contracts and communicates with the customer, presenting and explaining deliverables to the customer. Performs other job-related duties as assigned. SUPERVISORY/MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY No management/supervisory responsibilities. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, or related field of study and 10 years of related experience with a minimum of 3 years' experience in Gov't DOD contracting environment. Hands on knowledge of large software systems such as Deltek preferred. Estimated Starting Salary Range: $55,000 - $100,000 annually CNB offers a competitive benefit package, including medical, dental, and vision plans for regular full-time employees, 401(k) with 100% match up to 6%, life insurance, paid time off and more. Paid sick leave is provided in accordance with applicable law. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Advanced knowledge of project accounting procedures. Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office products. Advanced written and verbal communication skills. Advanced knowledge of large software systems, such as Deltek, preferred. Advanced knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR). WORK ENVIRONMENT Work is primarily performed in a climate-controlled office setting. bout Cherokee Federal Cherokee Federal - a division of Cherokee Nation Businesses - is a team of tribally owned federal contracting companies focused on building solutions, solving complex challenges, and serving the nation's mission around the globe for more than 60 federal clients. Our team of companies manages nearly 1,000 projects of all sizes across the construction, consulting, engineering and manufacturing, health, and technology portfolios.Since 2012, the Cherokee Federal team of companies has won more than $5 billion in government contracts. Our 3,000+ employees work in 26 countries, 50 states and 2 US territories.Why choose Cherokee Federal? Visit our website and learn about the great reasons to join our team. cherokee-federal.comCompliance Applicants selected will be subject to a US Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, gender identity and sexual orientation. If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please copy and paste the links to the following two sites: EEO Statement | EEO Poster; https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf and https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccp_eeo_supplement_final_jrf_qa_508c.pdfIf you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may e-mail CNB.Compliance@ cn-bus.com for assistance. This email address is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the application process or status.For Pay Transparency Non Discrimination provision, please copy and paste the following link: Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision; https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_%20English_formattedESQA508c.pdfWe maintain an Affirmative Action Plan for proactively seeking employment and advancement for qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Upon request, we will schedule time to make our Affirmative Action Plan accessible. If you are interested, please submit a written request with the email subject line: 2021 Request to View Affirmative Action Plan to the Compliance Administrator at "CNB.Compliance@ cn-bus.com" This email box is not for resumes or follow up on job applications.#CNB

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