A highly challenging opportunity exists for a motivated individual to join the Tactical Systems Program Finance within ES C4ISR in Greenlawn NY. This individual must have complete understanding and application of principles, concepts, practices and standards or wide application of technical principles. Full knowledge of industry practices.
The work includes various support areas to Tactical Systems Programs by monitoring and controlling costs and schedules. Performs analyses and prepares reports to ensure that contracts are within negotiated parameters and government cost control guidelines. Prepares budgets and schedules and performs and/or assists in financial analyses such as variance analysis. Prepares program plans to ensure program requirements and statement of work are captured and scheduled. Performs schedule risk assessments to identify and mitigate program cost and scheduling risks.
Reporting to Finance Tactical System Manager Chris MacKnight, this person will support C4ISR Program Finance and Tactical Systems Product Line within C4ISR family. The qualified candidate will lead efforts to support his or her assigned Programs and contribute to the C4ISR Finance principal objectives. These objectives include meeting or exceeding key salients; providing timely and accurate forecasting skills; continuous improvement ideas and updates of current processes; and performing various analysis as necessary. The candidate will have exposure to various levels of management including the Product Line Director, Product Line Finance Manager, and Tactical System financial team.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
- Good planning, time management and organizational skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills both internally and externally
Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment in the performance of duties
Proven ability to analyze financial data and have a great understanding of all system tools including Hyperion, Microsoft Office and I-portal.
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
- Accounting / Financial Planning background
- ISRS Financial Program Control background
About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems' game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere – from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact – for our customers and the communities we serve. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.
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