Aquinas Consulting, has multiple immediate openings for experienced Aerospace or Defense Program Level Financial Analysts - both Sr. Level and Principal level - at a top national Defense Company.
For over 50 years, our client has been developing technology and manufacturing products for military forces, intelligence agencies and prime defense contractors worldwide. They employ over 5,000 workers in more than 65 facilities around the world.
Our client is currently looking to hire for both roles in one of three Facilities – Danbury, CT, Fitchburg, MA or Milwaukee, WI, - to support negotiations with the government, industry prime contractors and foreign customers.
To excel in this challenging position, you must understand contract design and structure to include: FFP; CPIF; CPFF; CPAF; BOA; IDIQ; Foreign Military Sale (FMS); and International Direct Commercial Sale (DCS), and, competitive and sole source procurements. In this position, you will support proposal preparations, including: bid/no-bid requirements; cost estimating; pricing; RFP review; risk mitigation; and negotiation.
The ideal candidate must possess the following qualifications:
(1) In-depth knowledge of the FAR, DFARS, CAS and SOX.
(2) Contract compliance knowledge.
(3) Ability to maximize IT utilization through electronic commerce and ERP/Oracle implementation.
(4) Strong grasp of generally accepted accounting principles and an in-depth working knowledge of the cost accounting standards (CAS) and IFRS.
(5) Working knowledge of IR&D/B&P/direct sell and allowable vs. unallowable cost.
*Must have experience with EVMS
Strong computer skills are a must (MS Office Suite , MS Project, Visio, Oracle). Your program and finance knowledge will include: BOE preparation; budget preparation, reporting and management; cost and variance analysis; EVMS); EAC); cash management/working capital; forecasting; contractual reporting (CDRL, EVM, cost and pricing, C/SSR); risk management; ROI; audit preparation and management; and program review preparation. You will also provide claims and litigation support involving ASBCA and USCFC.
Your education credentials must include a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Accounting or related field and at least seven years of progressive experience in a government-manufacturing environment.
MA, MS and/or professional certification is highly desirable.
The Senior Program Finance Analyst should have leadership skills and the ability to mentor junior staff members. 8+ years of relevant defense or aerospace financial experience is required for this role. Must have EVMS Experience.
Principal Level Finance Analyst should have strong EVMS experience in addition to all the other skills. 10-12+ years of relevant experience is required for this role.
If you are team-oriented, creative and interested in advancing technology in support of customers, then apply now to join a dynamic, diverse workforce and advance your career.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $100,000.00 - $130,000.00 per year depending on experience, knowledge and professional development.
Please note, due to the Defense components of these roles, all candidates must be US Citizens or hold valid Green Cards – Security Clearance is a plus.
The Aquinas recruiting team of IT and engineering specialists fully understands our clients’ technology needs, and conducts a thorough technical evaluation of all of our candidates to identify those who excel.
We are a woman and minority firm headquartered in Connecticut with branch offices throughout the country. Aquinas has more than 20 years’ experience servicing defense, engineering, and technology clients.
Why Work Here?Aquinas Consulting, LLC is a specialty staffing firm that provides flexible IT and engineering staffing solutions. We assist customers by identifying individuals with hard-to-find technical skills, evaluating these skills, and then presenting these individuals for hire on a permanent or contract basis. The Aquinas recruiting team of IT and engineering specialists fully understands our clients’ technology needs, and conducts a thorough technical evaluation of all of our candidates to identify those who excel. We are a woman and minority firm headquartered in Connecticut with branch offices throughout the country. Aquinas has more than 20 years’ experience servicing defense, engineering, and technology clients.
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