Leidos Europe, part of Team Leidos, are looking for a Finance Analyst to join their Finance team within the Commercial, Legal and Finance (CLF) area.
Team Leidos is honoured to support the UK MOD’s Logistic Commodities & Services Transformation (LCS[T]) programme, a critical effort to enhance and improve the UK’s defence supply chain.
The role will support the implementation and management of our cost performance processes and procedures for recently established Leidos UK subsidiary. The role will be functionally responsible for supporting the day to day financial elements of the Operations, management and cost control and implementing Leidos program management and control processes and procedures.
·Responsible for supporting implementation of financial policies, procedures, internal controls, and processes for all finance functions
·Ability to understand and resolve program management and control issues to completion on large complex defence programs
·Good mathematical, analytical, strategic, and reasoning skills as well as the ability to create and communicate complex business models/solutions
·Ability to operate within the CLF team and communicate effectively, both internally, with technical staff, and peers
·Analysis and supporting the reporting of key operational metrics through preparation of financial and performance reviews on large complex defence programs requiring earned value management
·Coordination of financial elements of Service and Cost Performance measures being implemented under the subsidiary including program and site level financials and reporting by Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) under large complex program with earned value management requirements
·Assist with developing the planning, tracking analysis, and reporting under the program including annual planning cycles, budget development, forecast of expenditures, and variance analysis and reporting
·Assisting with the establishment and maintenance of cost baselines; related variance analyses; and preparation of written and verbal reports to management regarding cost variances.
·Provide financial support to both Functional and Logistics organisations, and contribute to achieving the organisation’s goals and objectives.
·Assist with establishing and maintaining Estimates at Completion (EACs) in compliance with Leidos policies and procedures
Key Result Areas:
·Create purchase requests; prepare journal entries; prepare timesheet and expense reports; load actuals into COBRA system; preparing variance & discrepancy reports; assist with creation of customer invoices;
·Develop monthly management accounts and relevant reports.
·Reporting and analysis of customer required financial Management Information (MI) and related budget/funding status.
·Adhere to the Service and Cost Performance processes and procedures in line with Leidos earned value management procedures.Qualifications:
Required: Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or a related discipline, and 5 years related experience.
Must have strong background working with multiple contract types preferably Earned Value or performance based defence programs of like size, scope, complexity ie ARTMIS and/or Cobra.
Must be able to obtain a relevant UK Security Clearance
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.