Blue Sky Innovators Business Financial Manager (BFM), Secret Clearance Arlington, VA · Full time

Blue Sky Innovators is seeking a Business Financial Manager (BFM) to join our highly experienced and qualified team. The qualified candidate will perform financial support to the Program Managers at a DoD Scientific Research & Engineering agency in accordance with DoD Financial Management Regulation guidelines, Comptroller, and DoD policies and procedures. This position requires an active Secret security clearance at minimum. Work performed will mainly be on-site in Arlington, VA with flexibility for some remote work (client dependent).


Required Qualifications: 

- Maintain a comprehensive understanding of a program portfolio, including approved programs, associated budgetary information for Congressional efforts, new initiatives, seedlings, SBIRs/STTRs, and all performers in order to respond to inquiries both from internal and external to the respective agency.

-Ability to act as a chief of staff/strategist for the program

- Assist with all aspects of financial management such as developing budgets based upon technical basis of estimate, interfacing with contracting agents, and helping to obtain attachments required for funding requests.

- Monitor financial systems to verify commitment, obligation and expenditure status for program portfolios.

- Maintain and organize files to store program related briefings, documentation, contracts, reports, etc., to include tracking of all deliverables associated with the program efforts.

- Assist in drafting source selection acquisition documentation including timelines, Special Notices, RFIs, and Broad Agency Announcements.

- Daily administrative duties as needed (calendar, travel preparation, escorting visitors, file management, presentation support, etc.)

Highly Desired Qualifications: 

- Experience creating Military Interdepartmental Purchase Requests (MIPRs) and Purchase Requests (PRs)

- Performs all duties independently without work product requiring significant rework and within requested timelines

- Minimum of 2 years' experience in DoD/government financial management preferred

- Bachelor's Degree in related field

Blue Sky Innovators, Inc. is an EEO/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. If you are a qualified job seeker with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, please email us at [email protected] and provide your name and contact information. Please note: this is only for job seekers with disabilities requesting an accommodation.