Serco Inc.

Public Assistance Technical Assistance Financial Specialist

Recruiting Location : Location
US-IL-Rock Island
Position Type
Security Clearance
Clearance Details
DHS Public Trust
No - Teleworking not available for this position

Position Description

Serco is assigned to Zone 2 one of the most active zones in the country ­to support the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Public Assistance (PA) recovery initiatives. PA TAC IV will include professional and non-professional personnel to provide support to state, tribal, territorial local governments, and some private non-profits. Serco strives to provide support quickly and efficiently to FEMA’s mission by helping those effected by man-made and natural disasters.


This position is contingent upon your ability to obtain/maintain/transfer a DHS Clearance.

This position is contingent upon customer requirements and/or their approval.


In this role you will:

  • Independently apply knowledge of management functions, processes, and analytical methods or techniques to gather, analyze, and evaluate information required by program or project managers
  • Monitor Invoices on large contracts and agreements, and payments of specified expenses
  • Generate monthly financial status reports and / or assists with updates
  • Provide Quality Control functions throughout the development and submission of documentation generated, housed, or tracked though any business system
  • Innovative, with ability to resolve complex issues, strong organizational skills, strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Exceptional communication skills, both oral and written, with the ability to effectively convey information across all organizational levels
  • Strong customer service focus


To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree and 3-5 years of related experience in a business, accounting, or a budget role
  • The ability to be flexible and adaptable
  • The ability to be proactive, self-directed with ability to define tasking, manage workload from multiple sources, and independently resolve multifaceted situations.
  • Accounting experience with government lines of accounting
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite with demonstrated experience
  • Must be able to work under pressure
  • Must be able to multitask
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DHS Public Trust Clearance


Additional desired experience and skills:

  • Active DHS Public Trust Clearance


If you are interested in supporting and working with our FEMA efforts, then submit your application now for immediate consideration.  It only takes a few minutes and could change your career!

Company Overview

Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. military, numerous U.S. Federal civilian agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Canadian government, state and local governments, and commercial clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco Americas has over 9,000 employees and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset - we listen, respect and support them throughout their career at Serco. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying our workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).


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If you require an accommodation with the application process please email: or call the HR Service Desk at 800-628-6458, option 1. Please note, due to EEOC/OFCCP compliance, Serco is unable to accept resumes by email.


Serco does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies without being a contracted approved vendor. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Serco and will not be obligated to pay a placement or contract fee. If you are interested in becoming an approved vendor at Serco, please email


COVID-19 Regulations: Serco complies with all applicable COVID-19 requirements. This may require employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19, provide attestations regarding vaccination status and/or COVID-19 testing, or satisfy other conditions of employment that Serco deems appropriate, and employees may be required to show proof of vaccination and/or negative COVID-19 test results as a condition of employment (except in limited circumstances where an employee is legally entitled to an accommodation).


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