Financial Analyst (Cost Control)
Title:Financial Analyst (Cost Control)Financial Analyst Cost Control (Specialist, Cost Control)Applicant will be primarily responsible for Program Planning and Control for various contract types.Responsibilities include: Analyze cost trends in order to correct errors and provide forward guidance to maximize revenue and profit and minimize cost variances.Develop and control baselines and budgets.Monitor schedule/milestones to facilitate estimates to complete and process scope changes.Prepare and deliver customer report deliverables per the contract terms and conditions.Analyze/modify cost estimates and re–baseline programs as the need is identified.Prepare forecasts using program resource estimates with appropriately applied rates and factors.Develop price/cost estimates utilizing established pricing concepts and applications.Application of FAR, CAS and government accounting standards.Develop Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), perform maintenance and charge number control.Perform moderately complex accounting and analytical tasks, including transaction processing, account reconciliation and analysis.Analyze program funding requirements and track subcontractor costs & fee.Assist in developing presentations and reports for internal and external customers.Track, trend, forecast and analyze subcontractor and vendor invoices.Develop and carry out long– and short–term objectives and balance multiple priorities.Identify, diagnose and resolve moderately complex problems independently.Qualifications:Undergraduate degree and 2+ years of experience.Knowledge of basic program management concepts (budgets, estimate to complete, project schedules, etc.).Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite. Advanced Excel skills.Familiarity with standard government agency reporting requirements (NASA, DOD) preferred.Experience with Earned Value Management System (EVMS) reporting preferred.Effective use of Costpoint, COBRA, COGNOS systems preferred.Six Sigma/Greenbelt certification preferred.Scheduled Weekly Hours:40KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.