PBG Consulting

Financial Analyst

IT CPIC SME/Portfolio Management Analyst

PBG is a leading small business provider specializing in a broad array of Program Management, Operations, and Information Technology (IT) services to federal, state, local, commercial, and nonprofit organizations. Our expertise delivering innovative solutions to unique challenges spans across the private, public, and nonprofit sectors. PBG draws upon its deep expertise, in-depth knowledge, and industry-best practices in the areas of IT, Operations, and Project, Program, and Portfolio Management to develop scalable solutions for managing complex issues.

We have successfully built a company culture based on our single most important asset - our employees. At PBG we are passionate about employee engagement and make it our business to provide our employees a range of challenging and rewarding opportunities that align with business strategy, promote team work and inspire innovation. A job is where you are spending most of your day, so PBG believes in making it a fun, collaborative and productive environment. We want our employees to have the opportunity to grow and be part of a company that is making a lasting contribution to our customers.

We are currently seeking an experienced Financial Analyst to support the planning, implementation, production, and delivery of a budget formulation schedule. Analyze the preparation and dissemination of programmatic guidance, advice, and all necessary templates to ensure budget justification materials are accurate and complete.

This position requires a Secret clearance.

Location is 80% at PBG and 20% at the Client’s site in DC.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in developing manageable budget milestones that align with agency goals.

  • Assist in budget formulation and execution, with analysts supporting division portfolio budgets.

  • Aid in package review, approval, and communication through the enterprise Purchase Request (PR) Procurement tracking and approval process.

  • Provide support for developing status of funds and briefing charts.

  • Assist in preparing required annual Unliquidated Obligation (ULO) reconciliation requirements.

  • Assist in creating, processing, and following through on financial documentation for knowledge management and auditing authorities.

  • Assist in the creation of financial PowerPoint presentations and excel templates.

  • Perform various financial analyses, such as reconciliations and variance analysis, project controller work.

  • Review and report financial performance of contracts to ensure compliance, accurate reporting, and appropriateness of revenue recognition.

  • Ensure compliance with applicable policies and procedures, Federal regulations and guidelines and contractual requirements.

Required Qualifications:

  • Active security clearance or ability to obtain.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business, or other related field.

  • 5+ years of related program/budget analysis experience including in part such functions as budget formulation, financial reporting, cost and budget analysis, preparing work authorizations, and work packages.

  • Expertise with federal government financial systems, i.e., Data Warehouse, Business Objects.

  • Proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite particularly MS Word, MS PowerPoint, and MS Excel including expertise with pivot tables (using and building).

Preferred Skills/Experience: 

  • Experience in tracking budget and activities for a product/project portfolio.

  • Strong understanding of the software development life cycle (SDLC).

  • Proven experience in communications planning and execution

Professional Skills: 

  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills.

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and decision-making capabilities.

  • Team player with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Demonstrated outstanding level of professionalism in providing client support, including ability to exercise good judgment, discretion, tact, and diplomacy.

  • Sound business ethics, including the protection of proprietary and confidential information.

  • Ability to apply detailed knowledge of organizational procedures to make independent decisions and serve as a credible resource for a senior management team.

  • Ability to work with all levels of internal staff, as well as outside clients and vendors.

  • Superior interpersonal skills including courtesy, professionalism, and a cooperative attitude.

PBG celebrates diversity and is proud to provide Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetics, disability, or protected veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements, PBG complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.