Alexandria, Virginia

LinQuest is seeking a Financial Manager to join our team in Alexandria, VA.

Join LinQuest as part of the Department of Defense Research & Development Enterprise. Be a team member supporting the Office of the Secretary of Defense providing leadership creating far-reaching technology innovations. Setting a trajectory that creates military technical advantage. You would be part of the technical support team recognized for excellence and thought leadership.

The team is leading innovations across a wide spectrum of the newest technologies including; Artificial Intelligence, Advanced Networking for Command and Control, Bio-Technology, Hypersonic, Space resiliency and Directed Energy. You will be working with many of our nation’s leading scientists and innovative companies.


  • Provide financial budgetary and contract support to perform statistical analysis to formulate analytical reports for senior leadership.
  • Apply concepts of budget, program principles, policies, procedures, concepts, standards, terminology, and knowledge of the financial management and business operation systems of the organization.
  • Review, allocate, or manage acquisition resources while providing expert advice on contract administration.
  • Support the program in all the services found in a programming or comptroller shop to include planning, programming, budgeting, executing (PPBE).
  • Provide funding, forecasting, programming, budget information, execution status and funds reconciliation, following the PPBE process, using the requested Financial Management tools and systems.
  • Monitor and report the status of approved, deferred, and released funds.
  • Document, monitor, collect, collate, annotate and promulgate obligation/expenditure rates of committed funds.
  • Maintain cognizance of various program funds and provide financial information and obligation/expenditure performance graphs for senior leadership review.
  • Contribute to the development of program and budget submissions (i.e. Issue Papers, and Research, Development, Test and Evaluation Documents (R-DOCs) and Research and Development Descriptive Summaries (R-2s) and Program Office Memorandum (POMs) inputs.
  • Knowledge of Governmental financial activity systems, such as, but not limited to: Core Financials (CF), Enterprise Business Accountability System (EBAS), Execution Management System (EMS), G-INVOICE, Defense Agencies Initiative financial management tools, the Cognos Reporting tool and the Comptroller Exhibits for R-2s website.
  • Prepare Military Interdepartmental Purchase Requests (MIPRS), Sub- Allocations and Inter-Agency Agreement funding documents, maintain cordial and respectful email and telephone relations with multiple Government and non-governmental points of contact throughout the DoD, Government and Industry.
  • Provide technical assistance within the task order scope, interpreting specifications, statement of work, and performance work statements.
Minimum Requirements/Desired Skills:

  • Master's Degree is required.
  • Minimum of 5 years of progressively responsible experience in financial
    management or accounting.
  • Military or OSD experience is desired
  • Top Secret with SCI eligibility is required to be considered for this position
COVID-19 Compliance Guidelines:

As a federal contractor, all LinQuest team members must comply with Executive Order 14042- Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, which includes mandatory vaccination and ability to provide proof of vaccination status prior to start of employment. Additionally, team members are expected to comply with all safety protocols related to mask wearing and physical distancing while in covered contractor workplaces. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement through LinQuest Human Resources and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment.

Alexandria, Virginia

LinQuest delivers performance excellence across the Air, Land, Sea, Space, and Cyberspace domains. We provide highly valued, state-of-the-art and cost effective technical solutions to the U.S. government, civil and commercial customers. LinQuest's services and products span the engineering, testing, operation and sustainment of critical capabilities and programs ranging from intricate systems and architectures to highly complex enterprises comprised of families of systems. LinQuest integrates technical and operational domain expertise with process discipline and delivers superior performance across the life cycle of programs.

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