Financial Analyst (NIH)

Rockville, Maryland, United States · Science Programs – NIH · 171


Ripple Effect is seeking several full-time Financial Analysts, including one Lead, with an understanding of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). These individuals will work at the client-site at NIH in the Office of Extramural Research (OER). This position is contingent upon the expansion of the Ripple Effect team at OER.

Position Overview


Ripple Effect Communications is a government contractor providing professional consulting services in the areas of: Communications & Outreach; Program Management & Policy; and Research & Evaluation. For this position, we are looking for someone to support the National Institutes of Health (NIH), as a Financial Analyst. Ripple Effect is a fast-paced, demanding, and rewarding environment where independent work, creative thinking, and solution-proposing is the norm. To learn more about working at Ripple Effect and our growing team check out the Future Rippler section of our website.

Job Description

Ripple Effect is looking for a Financial Analyst who has a strong understanding of NIH, financial experience, and knowledge about the biomedical research community, including extramural awards. The ideal candidate will be someone who is solution-oriented and uses determination and creativity as a regular part of the tool kit. We are looking for someone who is comfortable learning new software and knows how to harness technology to accomplish project goals. For this position, the ideal candidate will have strong, proven interpersonal and management skills. The individual will be adept at completing multiple projects and have excellent communication skills (written and verbal).

The Financial Analyst will work alongside others at NIH to maintain financial systems and records. We are seeking someone who is highly motivated to take on new challenges in an evolving government environment. There are several position vacancies in support of various parts of OER, including the Division of Loan Repayment.

Specific duties may include:


Basic Requirements

Additional Basic Requirements for the Financial Lead Analyst

Preferred Skills, both positions


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