Senior Budget Analyst (Financial Management) in Colorado Springs, CO

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Linquest Corporation   •  

Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


11 - 15 years

Posted 40 days ago

  • Brief Description
  • LinQuest is seeking Senior Budget Analysts to support the stand up of US Space Command. The ideal candidates will have 10 years' experience in the DoD and 5+ years' supporting Planning, Programing, Budget and Execution (PPBE) budget cycle activities at the Major Command or higher DoD staff levels and be able to work in a high ops tempo environment. Positions will be located at Peterson or Schriever AFB in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
  • Responsibilities:
  • Maintain responsibility for providing analytical support to complex budget projects and dealing with major department heads directly
  • Develop annual schedules for budget preparation, analyze budget variance reports, and follow up on remedial actions
  • Audit vouchers and expense accounts and analyze the installation of budgetary control systems
  • Maintain responsibility for analyzing budgetary formulation and execution, identifying and researching anomalies or problems, generating reporting, and processing large volumes of complex data rapidly and accurately
  • Translate highly technical and programmatic data into actionable reporting appropriate for senior and non-technical readers
  • Requirements
  • Required Skills / Experience:
  • BA or BS Degree
  • Experience with Planning, Programing, Budget and Execution (PPBE) budget cycle activities, including Congressional Budget Justification Book (CBJB) and Integrated Planning and Budget System (IPBS)
  • Experience with managing and tailoring Excel spreadsheets, including developing PowerPoint presentations
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI required to be considered for the position
  • Preferred Skills / Experience:
  • 10 years of experience in a professional work environment
  • 5+ years of experience with working in the Department of Defense (DoD)
  • 5+ years of experience with DoD financial management at the Major Command or Combatant Command level
  • Experience with budget formulation, analysis, and evaluation of execution
  • Experience with DoD federal agency financial management and budget execution
  • Experience with using complex financial management systems or other DoD federal financial management systems
  • Ability to learn new systems quickly and prioritize and complete tasks with time-sensitive deadlines

Valid Through: 2019-11-4