Senior Financial Analyst

Clearance Level
Financial Analysis
Herndon, Virginia

REQ#: RQ104392

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

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. Our work depends on a Senior Financial Analyst joining our team to perform financial analysis and reporting in order to monitor finances associated with business operations for a major program.

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 is 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 cannot turn into opportunity.

We are currently looking for a Senior Financial Analyst to join our team, working out of our Herndon/McLearen Road location.

(**Temporarily working remotely due to COVID.)


  • Cost accounting, revenue recognition, subcontractor financial management, At-Risk coordination, forecasting, EAC development and documentation, variance analysis, invoice preparation/review and cash flow management
  • Interface with project managers and business leaders on a regular basis
  • Communicate with all levels of management
  • Review and understand contract terms and contribute effectively to the job setup and closeout processes
  • Provide data and financial analysis in support of external customer requirements, Group/Corporate data calls and audit requests
  • Act proactively and shows initiative with regard to risk assessment, escalation and mitigation
  • Acts as a liaison between operations and other administrative support organizations on financial issues.
  • Leads pricing efforts and is able to create detailed financial models
  • Work with Program Managers to optimize profitability and Operating Income
  • Perform ad hoc analysis as required   

To be considered for this role, candidates must have the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree plus five (5) years related experience, or nine (9) years related experience in lieu of degree
  • Experience working with project management including budget development and project planning
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite, specifically Excel (Pivot Tables, vlookups, etc.)
  • Experience within Federal Contracting and cost/revenue accounting environment for multiple contract types (FFP, T&M, CPFF)

Preferred qualifications:

  • Familiarity and exposure/experience with Oracle or Hyperion
  • Capability of providing deliverables with excellence and a strong sense of ownership and accountability
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member under tight deadlines with changing priorities
  • Comfortable working with business clients, facilitating discussions, building consensus, assimilating processes and building relationships
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills


This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

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.

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.