Cost Analyst
Jun 25, 2024
Government IT Division
Waterford, Connecticut, United States

MKS2 Technologies, LLC, an award-winning high growth small business, creates innovative and customer-centric technology solutions in the areas of Cyber Security, Instructional Design and Training, Software Engineering and IT Support Services to improve the security and well-being of our clients. Our commitment to excellence and our “Mission First” orientation has resulted in steady growth and an expanding client base across government agencies. We have employees nationwide and for the past three consecutive years were named one of the fastest growing Veteran-owned companies in the nation. Please take a moment to browse through our website and learn more about what it means to serve with MKS2.


 

Job Title: Cost Analyst

Salary: $60,000 – $65,000 w/ full benefits 

Contract Length – 12 months w/ opportunity to extend

Location – Waterford, CT (fully on site – 4 day work week – 10 hour days)

Responsibilities

• Assist with Capital Projects annual budget, monthly forecasts, and rider filing data.
• Gather and analyze financial data pertaining to labor support for large, long-term capital projects.
• Investigate variances with actual costs.
• Requires knowledge of GAAP (General Accepted Accounting Principles) required for month-end liabilities and reporting.
• Implements internal control policy and procedures.
• Serves as a liaison between the project management team and various internal groups, such as station departments
• Ability to develop Ad Hoc MS Excel models to summarize large data sets.
• Ability to lead meetings at station location periodically.

Other related duties include:
• Self-starter and makes decisions independently.
• Strong attention to detail and high ethical standards.
• Proactive in identifying and solving problems of high complexity.
• Strong organizational skills and analytical / logical approach.
• Ability to synthesize diverse information (technical, schedule, and cost) and exercise good judgment.
• Proficient in Excel and financial systems

What soft skill requirements do you have (team fit and personality requirements)?
Strong communication skills both verbal and written

Nice to Have Skills:
SAP, Excel, Power Query

High Level Project Overview:
Serve as Cost Analyst to support Project Managers with multi-million dollar capital projects.

Preferred Years of Experience:
2-5 years of directly related experience

Education:
• Bachelors degree
• Other education – Accounting, Business, Finance, Construction management.

 


 

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: MKS2 Technologies is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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