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Senior Program Cost Control Analyst

North Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Job Description

As a Senior Program Cost Control Analyst, you will implement and maintain program cost control systems to manage costs and deliver maximum profitability for federal programs and projects. You will perform and compile program- or project-level financial analysis and reporting to support business and project leadership including budgets and forecasts, cost estimates, trends and variances and risk impact assessments. You will also create and maintain detailed records of program expenses, validating costs are within contractual obligations and compliant with federal cost regulations and guidelines. You will oversee financial management processes for third parties as required, including collaborating with project teams to create business cases, budgets, forecasts and schedules. In this role, you will establish pricing strategies and models that optimize program profitability and coordinate proposal pricing processes for new business opportunities. You will represent financial management processes in project meetings and provide data-supported recommendations. You will analyze historical financial performance, identify adverse systemic or recurring factors and propose quality or process improvement initiatives to correct.

Working Environment

Hybrid or Remote

This position offers a Hybrid or Remote working environment. Meaning if you live within a metro area of a Cerner office, you will split working time between a Cerner office and remote. If you are not within a metro area of a Cerner office, you can live and work in your current geographical location and work primarily remote. #LI-Hybrid #Remote

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Additional Information

Working Environment Hybrid or Remote
Relocation Assistance Available for this Job: No

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • At least 8 years of total combined related work experience and completed higher education including:
    • At least 2 years project/program management work experience
    • At least 6 years of additional work experience directly related to the duties of the job and/or completed higher education
    • Receipt of the appropriate government security clearance card applicable for your position
    • Due to the client contract you will be assigned, this position requires you to be a U.S. citizen


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration

Expectations:
  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations
  • Work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, and take appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of position
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned

Applicants for U.S.-based positions with Cerner must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.

Due to specific client contract requirements, this position requires that the successful candidate be a U.S. citizen. The client contract also requires receipt of the appropriate government security clearance card applicable for the position.

As a condition of employment, all US-based employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption is approved.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with additional client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

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