Polaris Alpha

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Position Type 
Full Time
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Security Clearance 
Eatontown, NJ - EOIR Office

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Job Description

Polaris Alpha was formed in 2016 through the merger of EOIR Technologies, Intelligent Software Solutions (ISS), PROTEUS Technologies, Intelesys and most recently Solidyn Solutions and Fourth Dimension Engineering. The Company has approximately 1,400 employees with major offices in Colorado Springs, CO, Fredericksburg, VA, Annapolis Junction, MD, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, and Alexandria, VA as well as customer sites both domestically and internationally. We’re passionate about developing cutting-edge, creative solutions, and fostering a highly sought-out place of employment for many of the brightest minds in the industry. We are the best because we hire the best.

We are a one-of-a-kind mid-tier government contractor provides leading-edge capabilities to three emerging warfighter domains critical to the future of national security: space, cyber, and the electromagnetic spectrum. At Polaris Alpha, we have developed a culture of going above and beyond the normal expectations in the delivery of our work. Our clients and employees are the number one reason why we’re successful, and that formula won’t be changing!

We are recruiting for a self-motivated Budget Analyst with DoD contracts experience who will perform the following tasks as required:
• Assist in the financial management of Federal Government Contracts and Subcontracts from cradle to grave
• Prepare and/or analyze expenditures using timesheet and accounting system data
• Analyze anticipated vs. actuals and provide trend analysis
• Monitor and coordinate program resource allocations
• Consolidate data and prepare Government spend plans based on funding requirements
• Track all information contractually to meet POP, LOE, deliverables, and reporting requirements.
• Develop and prepare recurring monthly status reports and special reports as requested by client to meet Government reporting requirements
• Reconcile monthly invoices against financial spend plans and time reports

Required Skills

• 3-5 years of work experience, 2 of which must be relevant to the job description
• Requires a Bachelor’s degree in a business-related field
• Ability to create and maintain spreadsheets using MS Excel
• Experience in Cost Point 7 preferred
• Financial analysis experience in planning, data collection, and problem solving
• Possess and demonstrate strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and written and verbal communication skills
• Possess and demonstrate the ability to self-start, set priorities, and work both independently and within a team environment under deadlines
• Word, PowerPoint

This position requires the selected candidate to hold an active Department of Defense Secret level security clearance which requires US citizenship while working in support of a government contract.

Desired Skills

• Understand contract types to include FFP, CPFF, T&M
• Experience with government contracting
• Possess a working knowledge of FAR/DFAR, GSA, and DCAA audit requirements
• Experience with UNANET a plus

Physical Demands and Working Conditions:
Normal office setting, therefore the noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require standing and walking. Use of hands to operate computer equipment. Frequent near vision use for reading and computer use.


Polaris Alpha is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

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