Entry Level Accountant – Billing and Inventory

General Position Summary

Entry Level Accountant position – December 2016 graduates will be considered

In this position, under direct supervision, various accounting and finance duties will be performed, and an understanding of BAE Systems established policies and procedures will be obtained. Also in this position, financial data will be recorded, classified, examined, and analyzed to ensure accurate and complete financial information.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

Review contract terms and setup to ensure accurate billings.

Prepare and reconcile billing data to the subsidiary cost ledger.

Prepare journal entries and general ledger account reconciliations to support the financial reporting cycle.

Learn to use and modify existing computer reports to access and format accounting information for internal and/or external use.

Create adhoc computer reports to analyze information in an efficient manner.

Update project financial data in the ERP system.

Interface with Contracts and Business Finance personnel.

Minimum Education and Experience Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience Required Skills and Education

Education – Bachelor of Accounting Degree (December 2016 graduates will be considered)

Individual who can work independently as well as in a team environment.

Ability to analyze financial information and make suggestions regarding its use.

Effective written and oral communication skills.

Basic understanding of Excel and Word

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services Posting BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering 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 and services. With headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, this Platform and Services Group of BAE Systems employs nearly 11,000 professionals at more than 30 locations worldwide. Platform and Services is a global leader in the design, development, production, and service support of armored combat vehicles, major and minor caliber naval guns and missile launchers, canisters, artillery systems, and intelligent munitions. People are the greatest asset in any Company. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression EEO Career Site Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities . females . veterans . individuals with disabilities . sexual orientation . gender identity . gender expression

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