Apply knowledge of financial management and accounting functions, processes, and analytical methods and techniques to gather, analyze, evaluate and present information required by program or project managers and customers. Applies knowledge of DODD 5000.1/DoDI 5000.02 (and Air Force implementing instructions when published) and DoD Financial Management and associated Regulations, Air Force AFI 65 Series, AFMC Financial Instructions, and DFAS Regulations/Guidance. Prepares program reports and financial documentation. Draws conclusions and devises solutions to problems relating to improvement of financial management effectiveness, work methods, financial systems and procedure efficiency. Develops and maintains program budgets and other financial tracking documentation. May perform budget forecasting tasks, variance identification and analysis, program or financial execution reporting and reviews, cost estimates and studies, schedule analysis, Earned Value Management (EVM) analysis and/or provide technical advice and guidance to leadership on all matters relating to budget, cost, schedule or EVM. Applies knowledge to, relies upon and uses automated management information systems in performing fact finding, analytical, cost and advisory functions.
Analyst Minimum Experience/Education Requirements:
Senior: Ten years of cost, budget, network schedule analysis, operations research, engineering, accountin, or financial systems experience as specified in the PWS
Journeyman: Five years of cost, budget, network schedule analysis, operations research, engineering, accounting or financial systems experience as specified in the PWS
Junior: Two years of cost, budget, network schedule analysis, operations research, engineering, accounting or financial systems experience as specified in the PWS
Specific Financial Analysis requirements may require up to ten years of experience in that specialty area and will be specified in Request for Proposals as needed. Those disciplines specifically could include but are not limited to:
Acquisition Financial Analysis
Cost Analysis: Technical degree and experience in using current cost analysis software/programs and cost modeling applications may be required for individual task orders.
Network Schedule Analysis
Earned Value Management Analysis
Accounting Analysis: A Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) certification may be required for individual task orders.
Foreign Military Sales Financial Analysis
Financial Systems Analysis