Program Financial Analyst - Maritime Indirect Fires System (MIFS)
This position provides financial expertise to the Advanced Weapons business area. Involves working closely with the program and financial teams in developing and analyzing key financial measures, assessing contract profitability, and ensuring compliance to accounting and Earned Value management systems. Develops, interprets and implements financial concepts. Gathers, analyzes, prepares and summarizes recommendations for financial plans, trended future requirements, and operating forecasts. Performs economic research and performs analysis of financial statements. Prepares reports of findings and recommendations to management. Analyzes financial performance, including comparison of actual results against planned results. Effective performance requires a broad knowledge of accounting, finance, earned value management and/or cost estimating theory and practice. Participates or leads in audits and interfaces with auditors to ensure understanding of financial or EVMS data and methodologies. Minimum Education and Experience Bachelor’s Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience Required Skills and Education Program Finance experience
Strong analytical skills
Good interpersonal and communication skills used to interface with IPT leads, program management, financial analysts, and the customer.
Computer competency with Microsoft Office or similar applications.
Ability to perform and achieve job objectives with a significant degree of independence. Preferred Skills and Education Understanding of Foreign Currency Hedging and Earned Value Management concepts.
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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