Budget/Financial Analyst

Job Locations US-DC-Washington, DC
Posted Date 1 month ago(7/13/2020 3:10 PM)
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LMI is seeking a skilled Budget Consultant at our headquarters office in McLean, VA.  The position requires performing program budget management support for the National Nuclear Security Administration. The National Nuclear Security Administration is responsible for maintaining and enhancing the safety, security, and effectiveness of the U.S. nuclear weapons stockpile without nuclear explosive testing; working to reduce global danger from weapons of mass destruction; providing the U.S. Navy with safe and effective nuclear propulsion; and responding to nuclear and radiological emergencies in the United States and beyond.

LMI is a private government consulting firm, dedicated exclusively to advancing the management of the government. 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.

We offer a generous compensation package with excellent benefits that start the first day of employment. Business casual dress, flex time, and tuition reimbursement are a few of our many work-life benefits available to our employees.


Responsibilities may include: 

  • Support the Program Director with budget formulation for the Capabilities based Investments (CBI) and Non-Nuclear Capabilities Modernization (NNCM) programs.  This includes ensuring compliance with DP programming guidance, development of Integrated Prioritized Project Lists (IPPLs) based on partner site and various Federal Program manager inputs, and maintaining algorithms for allocation of program resources to the eight sites of the nuclear security enterprise
  • Support the Program Director with program execution by drafting annual Program Implementation Plans, and preparing the monthly approved financial program (AFP), work authorizations, and statements of work to support the timely execution of the projects selected
  • Provide oversight and review of field execution of the programs.  This includes review of site generated program execution plans, spend plans and project reports,  and costing performance data provided by the NNSA CFO, and participation in reviews, as required, to ensure compliance with pertinent program and project management guidance
  • Prepare periodic reports to Congress and GAO regarding CBI program performance and cost execution results
  • Develop periodic briefings of CBI and NNCM performance for the Program Director, and assist with development of various briefing packages for senior management presentations.  Compile, and maintain the historical record of CBI and NNCM program accomplishments
  • Assist the Program Director with revisions to planning guidance, Program Implementation Plans, project reporting systems, and other management processes, as needed, to ensure continued accomplishment of CBI and NNCM program objectives
  • Building client relationships
  • Building LMI relationships



  • Bachelor’s degree business, finance, accounting, or in a related discipline
  • 10+ years of work experience or Master’s degree with 8+ years of work experience
  • 5+ years’ experience with Federal budget formulation and execution
  • Ability to work, at times, with multiple ambiguous projects
  • Ability to navigate complex organizations
  • Significant understanding of project management fundamentals and ability to work within project constraints
  • Demonstrated ability to use MS Office Suite to include Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, and presentation skills
  • Excellent customer relationship management skills
  • This position requires an active security clearance at the Secret level. You must be a US citizen.


  • Working knowledge of nuclear weapons systems, components, materials, and production processes preferred but not required
  • Masters Degree
  • Management Consulting Experience


EEO Statement

LMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer” all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. 


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LMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. LMI is committed to the fair treatment of all and to our policy of providing applicants and employees with equal employment opportunities. LMI recruits, hires, trains, and promotes people without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other factors protected by applicable law.

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