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DC - Budget Analyst

  • 1.  DC - Budget Analyst

    Posted 12-30-2022 12:22 PM

    Interested in engaging about financial aspects of technical programs on critical innovative biomedical research issues?

    Enjoy preparing financial reporting, data, and analysis for moving forward program objectives and deliverables?

    Ripple Effect is looking for a Budget Analyst with five years of experience to support our client's mission. This person will be responsible for overseeing the financial management of the Navy Medical Research Center (NMRC) and Naval Advanced Medical Development Program (NAMD). This role will work to provide financial management and may include routine management tasks such as utilizing NAMD systems in analyzing and developing monthly financial reports, tracking procurement requests for Government review, and working closely with leadership on various analytical projects. We are looking for an individual with great attention to detail and communications skills to provide strategic financial analysis and budget skills.

    If this position sounds of interest, there's a place for you here at Ripple Effect! We are a diverse, progressive, and engaging work environment. We offer a multitude of incentives and flexible work options that work for you and your lifestyle.

    General Information

    • Job Code: PRO-FN-04T
    • Location: Silver Spring, MD – Forest Glen Annex
    • Employee Type: Exempt, Full-Time Regular
      (Ask our recruiters about flexible work arrangements)
    • Telework: Hybrid - 2 days On Site, 3 days remote
    • Clearance: NACI
    • Number of Openings: 1
    • Salary Range: $90,000 - $110,000 (how we pay and promote)


    • Strategic planning with the development of acquisition, technical, financial, and programmatic materials necessary to assist the client in the development and execution of programs
    • Perform financial management tasks, such as monitoring commitment, obligation, and expenditure rates for each project and developing and maintaining phase and expenditure plans
    • Prepare, maintain, and track support to execute financial and programmatic management, including drafting and documenting procurement requests (and other related procurement documents) for Government review as well as working with others to gather and compile appropriate documentation and required materials to support program execution oversight and monitoring of funding
    • Comprehensive archive management, including compilation, retention, logging, indexing, retrieval, and storage of correspondence, presentation, and financial files including briefings, quarterly and final reports, technical papers, and other documents for each project
    • Collaborate with external stakeholders, including national labs, research institutions, and biomedical research organizations


    Minimum Education and Experience

    • Bachelor's degree with 7 years' experience


    • Master's degree with 5 years of relevant work experience

    Basic Requirements

    • Budgetary management skills and experience
    • Demonstrated strength in oral and written communication skills and the ability to interact on a professional and technical level with DoD, academic, industry, and other stakeholders.
    • Strong computer skills and intermediate Microsoft Office abilities, specifically Excel
    • Highly organized, efficient, and extremely detail-oriented
    • Ability to prioritize among multiple tasks and organize information in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment, relying on your own resources and initiative

    To be successful at Ripple Effect, you must be able to pay attention to details, clearly communicate, work independently, and have an eagerness to learn. Learn more about what it takes to become a Rippler here.

    Skills That Set You Apart

    If you don't have all of the skills below, don't be discouraged-no resume paints a complete picture of a person. There's a good chance you're more wonderful than you think, so please apply!

    • Working knowledge of DoD budgetary practices
    • Experience in budgetary analytical activities for medical research or related experience
    • Experience with program asset management and analyses
    • Experience with government financial systems
    • Advanced skills in excel
    • Proven project management experience with strong analytical skills
    • Demonstrated strength in oral and written communication skills, including professional emails

    If you don't have all of the skills above, don't be discouraged-no resume paints a complete picture of a person. There's a good chance you're more wonderful than you think, so please apply!

    About Ripple Effect

    Ripple Effect is an award winning women-owned small business providing provides professional consulting and exceptional talent for federal, private, and non-profit clients. We deliver multi-disciplinary solutions across communications & outreach, research & evaluation, policy & program management, and strategic staffing solutions with a focus on science, research and healthcare domains.

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    Ripple Effect rewards our employees for their contributions to our mission in many ways, from competitive pay and exceptional benefits to a range of work/life programs based on your employment classification and personalized preferences.


    Ripple Effect is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, political affiliation, or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation during the hiring process, please let us know by contacting our HR department at HR@rippleeffect.com or your recruiter. Eligibility for employment will be verified using E-verify.

    Interested in Applying? Use this Link or email your resume to Careers@rippleeffect.com

    Margaret Johnson
    Talent Acquisition Specialist
    Ripple Effect
    Rockville MD