Financial Analyst Senior Advisor

Clearance Level
Financial Analysis
Rensselaer, New York

REQ#: RQ115969

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.  

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. 

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Senior Financial Analyst joining our team at the Rensselaer Data Center in East Greenbush, NY. 

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Senior Financial Analyst, you will be trusted to perform a key role in driving the success of the NY State of Health program.  You will be providing financial data to GDIT and client stakeholders, performing complex tasks in various financial functions with an emphasis in budgeting, forecasting, analysis and reporting. 

In this role, assignments will include: 

  • Lead the process and development of the program's operating expenses across various functions for budgets, forecasts and long-range operating plans  
  • Monthly revenue analysis; analyze and interpret meaningful trends, identifying risks and opportunities 
  • Work with business leaders to provide insights and potential action plans through analysis for real time data decision making  
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly financial reporting and presentations, driving clear and consistent understanding of program performance 
  • Responsible for the administration and continued development of the budgeting, reporting and forecasting tools  
  • Develop and maintain detailed financial models to support program and organization awareness and decision making  
  • Help identify and develop continuous improvement into business processes and reporting through automation, new tools or systemization 
  • Develop and leverage strong collaborations to understand the cause and effect of business decisions and drive strong communication and coordination with cross-functional business partners 


  • Bachelor degree in Finance or related business discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience 
  • 10+ years related finance or accounting experience  
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills 
  • Experience with various contract types (T&M, Firm Fixed Price) 
  • Knowledge of billing and revenue cycle 
  • Excellent  written and verbal communication skills 
  • Proven planning and organizational skills 
  • Excellent analytical skills with strong attention to detail 
  • Ability to work independently, set priorities and handle multiple tasks with a high level of efficiency and accuracy with the flexibility to quickly adjust to changing priorities 


  • Solid understanding of FAR and other government regulations 
  • Experience with Oracle, Smart View or comparable accounting and reporting systems 


  • Full-flex work week 
  • 401K with company match 
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you 

About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.