Kratos Technology & Training Solutions Financial Analyst in Arlington, Virginia

Job Description:

Kratos Defense & Rocket Support is currently seeking a Senior Budget Analyst to serve as the authoritative, subject matter expert for all aspects of obtaining, analyzing, and applying PBIS data associated with two-thirds of Navy Total Obligation Authority (TOA). The Senior Budget Analyst enables the Navy chain-of-command understanding of all cost-program relationships for effectively building the Navy POM.

Will support analytical studies that enable senior Navy leadership to allocate limited resources to expansive requirements and comprehend complex relationships between funding and programmed outputs. The successful candidate shall provide support for all division and branch efforts to determine programmatic causal factors that result in Afloat Readiness, Shore/Infrastructure Readiness, and Military Manpower related accounts. Will serve as the lead coordinator for improving the applicability of the EPA / TOA cost projection model and facilitates the adaptation of model algorithms to calculate funding reductions in CIVPERS and MPN that would accompany the elimination of ships, aircraft, and submarines.

Will provide analyses with the most accurate, current and historical data programmed both for specific programs and at the broader appropriation level, and explain changes outlined in PBIS issues. The Senior Budget Analyst shall support the development of N81 capstone analytic products - the Front End Assessment, War fighting and Support Capabilities Assessment, and the Integrated Program Assessment - by providing the N81 analysts with budget quality data and analysis in support of their mission and functional areas, which enables the N81 chain-of-command to confidently convey to CNO/VCNO capability gaps in war fighting and support programs.

The Senior Budget Analyst will act as the analytical liaison between N81 and N80 to ensure full awareness of bills/must-pay elements that impede the acquisition of new requirements and validates budget data. Will apply this knowledge to development of the Warfighting Support and Capability Plan to recommend fiscally informed risk prioritization to CNO / VCNO and Resource Sponsors.

Must be able to extract programming data from Resource Sponsor proposals and assist the N81 branches in conducting analysis and evaluation of Navy programs in order to inform the Force Structure Assessment, Integrated Program Assessment and other analytic efforts. The successful candidate shall conduct analyses that serve as the Division's assessment to the extent of the baseline Navy program relies upon requirements are reliant upon OCO (Overseas Contingency Operations) supplemental funding. The successful candidate will participate in l 'end-game' activities, including preparations for OPNAV N81 participation in FMB-directed conferences for performing final adjudication and balancing of Navy accounts.

The Senior Budget Analyst will conduct budget analyses such as historical trend analyses in support of emergent tasking, and also develops graphs and charts that present the information in a format appropriate for senior decision makers.

Experience and Skills:

Must have the following:

  • Must have active DoD Secret clearance
  • 5-10 years Navy Budget experience
  • N80/N81 experience
  • PBIS & POM experience a plus

Job Tracking ID: 85347-226850

Location: Arlington, VA

Job Type: Full-Time/Regular

Date Updated: October 21, 2016

Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)

Years of Experience: More than 5 Years

Level of Education: BA/BS

Starting Date: ASAP