Financial Analyst

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Min. Education:
Bachelor's Degree
San Diego, CA
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Duties of Position

Reports to the General Manager and supports all division operations. Ensures continuity of all in-process financial activities and all future looking financial/business projects. Oversees Configuration Management of in-house databases and spreadsheets. Performs daily financial operations, including project cost estimating, award receipt, setup in accounting system, monitoring and reporting daily/weekly/monthly expenditures, and project closeout. Creates, maintains, and updates financial spreadsheets and databases. Maintains spend plans for all assigned projects. Tracks performance to spend plans and budgets. Collects and reviews financial data from various sources. Analyzes assigned contracts, monitors hours, funding, travel, material, revenue, and contract totals. Makes recommendations to Management to ensure performance is within available funding and level of effort. Generates various financial reports. Maintains appropriate financial records and documentation. Reviews and approves invoices, ensuring labor and non-labor charges are approved, allowable, and processed in a timely manner. Maintains current knowledge of Corporate and Government regulations, policies, and procedures. Provides financial support at customer reviews and provides response to routine and unique financial data calls. Monitors subcontractor invoices and reconciles any discrepancies with the subcontractor point of contact. Analyzes contract cost performance, staffing plans, task order changes, and other external factors to generate financial projections and recommendations to stay on plan. Uses common financial reporting tools (e.g. Deltek Costpoint) to generate standard financial reports for management review (e.g. EACs, Variances, Profitability, Burn Rates, etc.). Working knowledge of all task order types (e.g. FFP, T&M, CPAF, CPFF, etc.) and approaches for sound financial management and award fee determination. Analyzes existing financially-related processes and procedures for opportunities for improvement. Prepares business cases for proposed improvement opportunities. Develops plan of action for all approved process improvement activities. Monitors process improvement implementations, including development of documentation and training. Revisits policies, processes and procedures to ensure currency and accuracy.

Required Skills & Experience

• Previous Financial Analyst experience. • 5 years performing financial analyst of DOD contracts.

This position requires a Secret US DoD security clearance.

Preferred Skills

Deltek Costpoint, Configuration Management, Process Improvement, ISO-9001:2015, CMMI Spreadsheet expert.


Secret Clearance Preferred. Must be able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing. Must be able to interface effectively with all levels of Government and Contractor technical and management personnel. Must have a demonstrated working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products. ***When responding to this posting please reference job # SD20-27, Finance Analyst

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*The majority of our positions require a DoD security clearance


Full-time employees are eligible for the following benefits enrollment from their date of hire:

  • Health Insurance - Centurum provides insurance for employee and dependent in a comprehensive package. Coverage for vision care is included. This option is available on a cost-sharing basis.
  • Dental Insurance - Available in conjunction with Health Insurance for an additional cost. Provides oral maintenance care for employee and dependent.
  • Basic Life Insurance - Company provided benefit for all full-time employees.
  • Supplemental Life Insurance - Optional life insurance coverage to employees at group rates.
  • Dependant Life Insurance - Optional coverage for dependents at a group rate.
  • Long Term Disability Insurance - Optional coverage available to employees at group rates.
  • Vacation and Sick Leave - Leave accrual is determined by length of service.
  • Holidays - The company observes ten paid holidays each year.
  • Retirement 401(k) Plan - Investments can be made into selected mutual funds under this plan. Employee is fully vested from plan entry date. The company may match employee contributions depending upon profit.

Centurum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, providing employment opportunities for all persons without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by U.S. law. Centurum makes reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities.