LMI

  • Financial Support Senior Analyst

    Job Locations US-IL-Scott AFB
    Posted Date 3 months ago(3 months ago)
    Job ID
    2018-2025
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Finance
  • Overview

    LMI is a not-for-profit government consulting firm, dedicated exclusively to advancing the management of the government. As a not-for-profit company, we deliver the best value for the government dollar as all revenues are directed to our mission of advancing government rather than to delivering shareholder value. We operate completely free of political and commercial bias, and we are entirely aligned with the goals of our clients. Our clients value our not-for-profit status and specialized services in logistics, intelligence, homeland security, health care, and energy and environment markets. We believe government can make a difference, and we seek talented, hardworking people who share that conviction.

    Responsibilities

    The Financial Support Senior Analyst supports the client by performing budget execution analysis (comparing budgeted numbers to execution numbers), providing USTRANSCOM customers with timely and accurate cost estimates for their transportation requirements, developing USTRANSCOM billing rates, and answering ad hoc requests. We help the client in each one of these areas by automating where possible and then using our consulting skills to offer business insights.

    Duties may include:

    • Provide financial and operational execution analysis, research, recommendation, and costed options for impacts and financial changes that result from operational planning changes.
    • Provide cost comparison and economic analysis (EA) in discussion and for inclusion and consideration at decision points.
    • Conduct analyses of alternatives (AOA) and business case analyses (BCA)
    • Develop and apply cost models as necessary to address resource analysis issues
    • Develop new analysis methods and techniques to forecast long-range funding needs
    • Assist in collecting data utilized to develop billing rates and automating the development of annual billing rates
    • Provide Transportation Working Capital Fund (TWCF) execution analysis for Air Mobility Command (AMC) and Surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC) programs
    • Modify/develop new functionality and/or resolve and fix issues with Rate Development and Data Analysis Program
    • Provide monthly execution analysis, research, responses to customer inquiries, and be involved in the collection and presentation of data for various briefings and working groups
    • Assist in preparation and of PowerPoint presentations, process summary reports, meeting minutes/ notes, and other program management documentation.

    Qualifications

    • Minimum 2 years of relevant experience working logistics, financial management, or business consulting
    • At least intermediate skills and abilities in the following applications and areas: Microsoft Excel (e.g.: VLOOKUPS, pivot tables, conditional formatting, subtotals, and graphs) and statistical analysis (mean/median/mode, deviations, probability distributions, and regression analysis)
    • Must be able to work independently and perform analysis on ambiguous and large data sets across multiple projects with guidance and oversight by the task lead.
    • Must be able to follow technical procedures and produce repeatable outcomes and products, as well as have the ability to create new, repeatable procedures in the delivery of products and analysis that at times may have somewhat ambiguous outcomes.
    • Must be able to lead and collaborate with others in project team-oriented environment, communicate complex analyses verbally and in writing, and develop innovative approaches to solving technical challenges.
    • Bachelor’s or graduate degree in Business or a quantitative field, such as Economics, Mathematics, Operations Research, or Computer Science, is preferred. Other disciplines will be considered.
    • Experience in the DoD is preferred.
    • Experience working in a logistics field, such as transportation, is preferred.
    • Experience with DoD financial systems (DEAMS, TFMS, FMS) is preferred.
    • Proficiency with Structured Query Language (SQL) for raw data collection from various government proprietary databases, and/or R for statistical computing and graphics, is a plus.
    • For this position, LMI will only consider applicants with a minimum of a SECRET clearance.

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