Financial Analyst in Warren, MI at DCS

Date Posted: 8/26/2020

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    Warren, MI
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Job Description

The Financial Analyst will provide DCS management, in support of our DoD customer, with in-depth analysis of all pertinent engineering program and contract financial data to support intelligent decision making in a timely manner. This will entail maintaining a robust reporting and analytics infrastructure to prepare and analyze financial reports for budget and forecasting purposes, performing ad-hoc business analysis, presenting financials, developing and preparing weekly and monthly financial reporting, and interfacing one-to-one with the management team to support achievement of business goals.

Essential Job Functions:

Responsible for tasks in various financial functions such as budgeting, auditing, forecasting and analysis.

Work with team to automate reporting and data analysis.

Develop forecasting and budgeting models.

Prepare analytical procedures related to the relationship of budget and actual accounts, abnormal balances and analyses.

Apply cost accounting principles in various systems and understand how data is captured and analyzed in various environments.

Prepare and review financial datasets for errors and relevant patterns.

Work with Engineering Managers and Leads the development and the implementation of all ad-hoc special reporting requirements inclusive of custom reports, reconciliation queries and reports.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Must be able to obtain a Secret clearance.

Bachelor’s Degree and at least 5 years of experience with financial analysis and systems support.

Understanding of data mining and presentation.

In-depth understanding of table structures and database concepts.

Must possess advanced Microsoft Access skills and Excel skills with particular emphasis on data mining, pivot tables, v-lookups, macros and complex logic driven formulas.

Strong understanding of accounting principles and proven ability to use that data in a cohesive manner to present to management.


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