Ardent is seeking a qualified individual to fill the role of Program Manager/Lead Case Closure Analyst for work with Foreign Military Sales (FMS).

Title: Program Manager/Lead Case Closure Analyst

Work location: Dayton, OH

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Serves as the lead/project manager for the entire team and main POC for customer communications.
  • Mentors Case Closure Analysts and Junior Case Closure Analysts.
  • Communicates and coordinates with the customer to resolve any issues.
  • Performs case closure duties including financial management support, analytical support on case lines deemed to be in error, corrections to financial postings, expenditure delivery reporting and decision support services.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Skill in developing and modifying methods and techniques to analyze, evaluate, and resolve a variety of financial and system problems related to case closure and reconciliation
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, to justify, defend, present, and/or advise on case closure and reconciliation activities
  • 5 years of project lead/management experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint)

Desired Skills/Experience:

  • Reconciliation of data in government accounting systems, preferably in defense sector
  • Foreign Military Sales (FMS) accounting or financial management experience
  • Knowledge of General Accounting and Finance System (GAFS/BQ)
  • Knowledge of Case Management Control System (CMCS)
  • Knowledge of Shared Data Warehouse (SDW) system
  • Knowledge of Comprehensive Cost and Requirement System (CCARS)
  • Knowledge of Automated Business Service System (ABSS)
  • Knowledge of Wide Area Workflow (WAWF) system
  • Knowledge of AFSAC Online System
  • Knowledge of Case Financial Dashboard (CFD) system

Security Clearance:     Must have or be eligible for Tier 3 Background Investigation (NACLC)

Work Hours:               Mon-Fri 8 AM to 5PM Eastern Time

At Ardent, we are always looking for the best and brightest talent. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Compensation shall be commensurate with level of education and relevant work experience.

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