Program Control/Financial Analyst - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

San Diego
United States


SAIC is seeking to hire a Program Control/Financial Analyst.


Note: This role offers temporary work from home/ remote/ virtual work at home due to COVID-19.  Eventually the work will go back on site in San Diego, CA.


Job Duties:

  • Participates in the planning, tracking, analysis, and reporting on multiple projects of varying contract type, size, complexity, and level of risk.

  • Significant interface with project managers, senior technical staff, as well as other functional organizations including contracts, finance, accounts receivable, procurement, subcontract management, etc.

  • Administer and track the progress of contracts from award to contract closeout to include contract set-up, billing including cash flow analysis and reporting

  • Monitor and prepare reports on cost and schedule variances in order to keep project on schedule and budget and follows established procedures while contributing to the completion of organizational projects and goals.

  • Review and monitor contract funding and expenditures.

  • Ensure revenue is recorded according to the EAC and provide accurate data for inclusion in quarterly forecast plans. 

  • Ability to build and maintain bottom’s up estimate at completions on all project types, meet deadlines for submissions, certifications and provide management with ongoing status of EACs and detailed Budgets as contractually required.

  • Ensures adherence to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Sarbanes-Oxley and all corporate policies and procedures as they relate to contract performance and financials.

  • Manage subcontractor invoice process i.e. approve, process for payment and maintain subcontractor financial data & funding status.

  • Requires ability to learn new applications for data entry and verification. 

  • Performs assignments in the form of objectives and establishes goals to meet outlined objectives.  Work is reviewed by management to measure meeting objectives.


Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university in Finance, Accounting, or Business Administration and 1-2 year related experience.

  • US Citizen with the ability to pass government background check.

  • 1+ year’s government contracts experience or comparable financial and accounting experience.

  • Background knowledge with multiple contract Types including: Firm Fixed Price (FFP), Fixed Price Level of Effort (FPLOE), Time and Materials (T&M), OR Cost Plus Fixed Fee (CPFF). 

  • Analytical, communication and presentations skills needed as well as the ability to operate independently and as a strong member of a team.

  • Requires mastery of basic MS Office Software (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).

  • Ability to complete assignments within a fast paced environment.

  • Ability to learn new process tools, multi-task and provide exceptional support to management.

  • Cost Point and Cognos experience a PLUS!