Job Description :

Candidates can work Remotely

 

Hi,

   We have Sr. Project Budget Analyst

Positions with our direct client State of NE based in Lincoln, NE for 24 months project on contract basis. If suitable, please send us the resume with filled attached skill form with the rate and contact details.

 

 

Description

Project Budget Analyst or Senior Project Budget Analyst based on credentials is responsible for project budget development and tracking, including spend analysis and forecasting. Experience
with managing technology project budgets is required.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage project budgets by monitoring costs and conducting budget-to-actual-to-forecast variance analysis; update forecasts as necessary
  • Prepares estimates to completion (ETC) and spending plans, and supports programs with financial analytics.
  • audits contractor invoices, and provides briefings and related documentation and reports for financial assessments
  • Provide regularly scheduled financial reporting with key financial performance indicators
  • Monitors and reports financial performance against plans to ensure that contractual objectives are met.
  • Collaborates with executives, product owners, and project managers to develop a budget. informed of potential financial issues/risks and proactively work on resolving potential problems before they became a significant issue/risk
  • Organizes budget templates and data in a clear and intuitive manner.
  • Review contracts for financial completeness and accuracy and monitors payment terms to contractual deliverables of projects
  • attends meetings related to project costs and provide recommendations on how to maximize project budgets and minimize risk
  • Evaluate all contracts to identify important financial terms and interpret contractual requirements and payment schedules
  • Ensure vendor invoices are reviewed by Product Owners to confirm work completed, process contractors' invoices and monitor payment status
  • Assist project managers/other team members with providing proactive financial review/analysis and documentation for project review meetings, attends project review meetings and other project meetings as needed.
  • Meets with project managers regularly to review spend analysis and works with project managers to update cost projections to properly reflect current project status.

Required Credentials and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or business
  • 3+ years’ experience in accounting/finance
  • 3+ years of project budget accounting experience
  • 3+ years of experience in working with program budgets
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Product Suites (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Must be well organized and possess excellent teamwork skills
  • Highly developed analytical skills
  • Ability to process large quantities of information to evaluate costs, benefits, and project outcomes
  • Excellent communication skills – both verbal and written
  • Ability to cultivate relationships with key stakeholders

 

Preferred Credentials and Experience:

  • Working knowledge of government regulations as they pertain to the grant proposal and advance planning document request process
  • Knowledge of State and/or Federal financial requirements/methodologies

Success Characteristics:

  • Displays intellectual curiosity and integrity
  • Motivated and driven by achieving business outcomes
  • Ability to respond quickly to requests and stay calm under pressure
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment with cross-functional teams

 Qualifications

 

Type

 

Category

 

Qualification

 

Description

 

Competency

 

Required

   
 

Skills

 

Others

 

experience in accounting/finance

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

 

Yes

   
 

Skills

 

Others

 

experience in working with program budgets

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

 

Yes

   
 

Skills

 

Others

 

project budget accounting experience

 

 

 

Proficient (4-6 Years)

 

Yes

   
 

Education

 

Others

 

• Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or business

 

 

 

 

 

Yes

   

 

 

 

 

 

 



Client : State of NE

             

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