NANA Regional Corporation Government Cost Accounting Analyst in Herndon, Virginia

Government Cost Accounting Analyst


Akima LLC’s subsidiary employees form one of the broadest skill sets in all of government and industry. Supporting customers across the U.S., Middle East, Europe and Asia, our professional staff delivers services and solutions in fields as diverse as information technology, data and communications, systems engineering, software development, IT products, space operations, aviation, fabrication, construction, facility management, logistics, hospitality and more. Our staff also consists of recognized leaders in enterprise architecture, policy formation, federal acquisition strategy and business process optimization. We continually look for the very best and brightest to support our commitment to superior outcomes across today’s most complex and critical missions worldwide. To learn more about Akima, LLC visit our website at .

The Government Cost Accounting Analyst collaborates with internal and external clients to analyze costs, review costs for allowability, prepare financial reports and as required, provide ad-hoc support and analyses. Internal clients include Project Accountants, Program/Project Managers, operations management and representatives from Accounting & Finance.

The Government Cost Accounting Analyst must exercise judgment and possess strong problem solving skills in performing his/her duties while complying with established policies and procedures. The Government Cost Accounting Analyst has a fiduciary responsibility to involve line management in the event of non-compliance with the Company’s published financial policies and procedures.


This position reports to the Akima, LLC Director of Government Contract Accounting Compliance.Government Contract Accounting Compliance is a staff department reporting to the Chief Financial Officer and has responsibility for ensuring compliance of Akima, LLC’s accounting and estimating systems with FAR and DFARS cost principles and applicable cost accounting standards (CAS).The specific responsibilities of this position include:

  • Perform cost analysis using excel spreadsheets and functions

  • Support government reporting

  • Perform internal reviews of cost charging

  • Perform additional analysis as assigned



  • Establish a business relationship with internal and external customers. Provide guidance and support to facilitate accurate and timely financial analysis.

  • Compare actual project expenses against contract terms and conditions and the Federal Acquisition Regulations for accuracy (POP, funding, billing rates, labor categories, un-allowable expenses). Identify errors and issues (incorrect project set ups, misclassified expenses).

  • Support the completion of the Annual Incurred Cost Submission

  • Support the preparation and submission of provisional billing rates

  • Provide analysis to support DCAA audits

  • Ensure compliance with the Company’s financial policies and procedure.

  • Continually assess ongoing processes to identify areas for potential improvement. As required, participate in initiatives to improve processes (i.e. participate in working groups).


  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively interact with others and work independently.

  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Excel


  • BS in Accounting or Finance is required. BS in Accounting preferred.

Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at or 571-353-7053. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.

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We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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Job: Finance & Accounting

Primary Location: US-VA-Herndon

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: AKI03504