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Senior Financial Analyst


Financial Analyst


Herndon, Virginia, United States


Work Where it Matters

Akima is not just another global enterprise and federal contractor. As an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC), our mission and purpose extend beyond our exciting federal projects as we support our shareholder communities in Alaska.

At Akima, the work you do every day makes a difference in the lives of our 15,000 Iñupiat shareholders, a group of Alaska natives from one of the most remote and harshest environments in the United States.

For our shareholders , Akima provides support and employment opportunities and contributes to the survival of a culture that has thrived above the Arctic Circle for more than 10,000 years.

For our government customers , Akimadelivers agile solutions in the core areas of facilities, maintenance, and repair; information technology; logistics; protective services; systems engineering; mission support; furniture, fixtures & equipment (FF&E); and construction.

As an Akima employee , you will be surrounded by a challenging, yet supportive work environment that is committed to innovation and diversity, two of our most important values. You will also have access to our comprehensive benefits and competitive pay in addition to growth opportunities and excellent retirement options.

Job Summary:

The Akima is looking for a Senior Finance Analyst to work in Herndon, VA.To join our team of outstanding professionals, apply today!


Job Responsibilities:

  • The Akima Senior Finance Analyst will be a key member of the Akima team, responsible for all aspects of project analysis & reporting forecasting and process improvement as the Internal Business Development Project Control Analyst.
  • They will be setting up, maintaining and analyzing projects performed in the corporate development organization.
  • This individual will serve as the primary Point of Contact (POC) in all aspects of Financial Reporting of Business Development, Marketing and Communications Costs (including project setup, purchase requisitions, vendor / consultant invoice approvals, cost/variance analysis, EAC development, project reporting, communications to stakeholders).
  • Responsibilities also include coordinating with the subsidiaries’ Presidents, Operations Managers, Business Development and Capture leads with monthly reviews and communication of project-level financial data and process improvement.
  • This individual will also work with the group finance representatives and FP&A to assist with annual budgeting and forecasting.
  • As a secondary responsibility, this individual will assist the Corporate Project Controls team on special projects and assisting with surge support.


Minimum Qualification:

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree, master’s degree/MBA a plus
  • Years of experience: 5+ years of Project Controls / Finance and or FP&A experience working for a Federal Government Contractor
  • Specific skill sets:
  • Solid understanding of all government contract types and related contract terms and conditions
  • Understanding of FAR/DCAA/CAS compliance requirements
  • Responsive to time critical deadlines
  • Deadline driver person that follows up on action items
  • Setup and run effective meetings.
  • Design and present PowerPoint slide presentations.
  • Setup indirect projects for Opportunity Deal tracking (charge codes)
  • B&P Spend analysis for Strategic Opportunities
  • Proposal pricing assistance / proposal reviews for Strategic Opportunities
  • Internal Spend reporting and analysis for each of the five groups.
  • Be a forward thinker that works with Project Control, FP&A, Finance, Corporate Development leadership and the Chief Growth Officer to anticipate the next steps in our reporting.
  • Manage expectations for Group, Business Development, Corporate Development VPs including the Chief Growth Officer and the Chief Finance Officer
  • Work with four leaders of the Marketing team to help them analyze their spend and stay on budget.
  • Update workforce in Costpoint for all BD / Corp Dev employees.
  • Perform Deltek Timesheet corrections when needed.
  • Must have excellent communication and organizational skills and be able to work independently.
  • Systems:
  • Candidate is expected to master the following: Deltek Costpoint Project Setup (includes understanding the setup of the WBS, revenue, billing, ceilings, funding, PLCs, etc.)
  • Purchase requisitions and reporting.
  • Cost and schedule variance analysis
  • Experienced in using PowerBI.
  • Specific equipment and applications experience required: Proficiency with project setup, financial reporting, Microsoft Excel, SharePoint

We are an equal opportunity employer and comply with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All applicants will receive consideration for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, gender or gender-identity, age, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, pregnancy or parental status, or any other basis prohibited by law. If you are an individual with a disability, or have known limitations related to pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, and would like to request a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us at or [Register to View] (information about job applications status is not available at this contact information).

Job: Finance & Accounting

Travel: None

Organization: Akima

Clearance: Not Applicable

Work Type: Hybrid

Remote: No

ReqID: 2024-8159