Planning, Programming, Budget & Execution (PPBE) Senior Analyst
Arlington, VA 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description
Planning, Programming, Budget & Execution (PPBE) Senior Analyst
Job Locations US-VA-Arlington
ID 2022-15398 Category Program Analysis Security Clearance Requirement Top Secret/ SCI Type Regular Full-Time

Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA) delivers high-impact, technical solutions to complex national security issues. As we enter our 50th year in business, we are known for continuous innovation for government customers, both long-established and newly acquired, as our capabilities expand around the globe. Our work is state-of-the-art and made possible only through the best personnel, tools, and jobs in the national security business. We are highly collaborative in spirit and practice, and we freely share expertise across SPA in our quest for enduring solutions to critical concerns. Come work with the best!

SPA has an opening for an expert in the Department of Defense's Planning, Programming, Budgeting and Execution Process in support of the United States Space Force. Be an exciting part of our Nation's newest military branch!


You will be working with senior officers of the Space Force and be responsible for the preparation, analysis of financial statements, and documentation associated with all facets of government accounting and management. Duties include but are not limited to the following:

    Review and prepare draft Program Objective Memorandum (POM) documentation;
  • Develop Impact Statements based on adjustments to near- and long-term budget planning;
  • Work directly with resource sponsors and budget-submitting offices to prepare and review future year financial program plans;
  • Develop background information to justify financial program requirement to be able to defend budget submissions;
  • Analyze current execution and future budget planning to perform financial analysis and risk analysis, identifying and evaluating financial risks, and recommend management techniques to mitigate risk exposure;
  • Work with customers to coordinate, advise, and draft budget formulation documentation and recommendations in support of the US Space Force, OSD, and Congressional program and budget processes;
  • Prepare and draft budget exhibits annually;
  • Collect, monitor, and analyze obligation/expenditure information from the source (contractor or government activity) and official and/or unofficial accounting records or systems;
  • Prepare reprogramming requests and reclaims;
  • Prepare and provide recommendations to justify and defend budgets during all required annual and periodic budget submissions;
  • Draft and provide recommended responses to Congressional inquiries, DoD, and other government agency questions or requests for financial information.

Required Qualifications:

  • Active TS/SCI clearance
  • 15+ years' experience working within the Department of Defense in areas of financial management and budget planning and execution
  • Bachelor's Degree

Desired Qualifications:

  • Masters Degree

SPA is committed to the principles and practices of equal employment opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action. It is, and will continue to be, the policy of the company to afford equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals. We recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, SPA complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
15+ years
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