Finance and Accounting Manager

Recruiter
GATR Technologies, Inc
Location
Huntsville, Alabama, United States
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
16 Sep 2020
Closes
17 Sep 2020
Ref
REQ_24298
Job role
Accountant
Experience level
Manager
Business Unit:

Cubic Mission Solutions

Company Details:

Cubic offers an opportunity to provide innovative technology for government and commercial customers around the globe, helping to solve their future problems today. We're the leading integrator of payment and information technology and services for intelligent travel solutions worldwide, and the leading provider of realistic combat training systems, secure communications and networking and highly specialized support services for military and security forces of the U.S. and allied nations. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit and thrive in an innovative environment, we want to talk to you about your next role at Cubic! We are seeking employees inspired by technology, and motivated by the rewards of hard work, commitment, teamwork, quality, integrity, and respect. We invite you to explore opportunities with Cubic.

Job Details:

Job Summary: Leads planning/strategies for contract negotiations; and fulfills a leadership role in proposals and negotiations for all major contracts. Key partner to the General Manager in analyzing the financial position of projects, identifying problem areas, establishing current position and forecasting trends. Works with regional leadership team and develops short, medium, and longer term financial and commercial strategy. This position also manages the preparation of monthly financial statements for Cubic entities and subsidiaries. This position works under general supervision and direction. Incumbents of this position will regularly exercise discretionary and substantial decision-making authority.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Manageorganization's finance systems efficiently and effectivelyto maximize the resources available to achieve strategic and operational objectives
  • Work with regional leadership team and develop short, medium, and longer term financial strategy.
  • Prepare the annual budget and periodic forecasts.
  • Develop and maintain a monthly reporting, forecasting and benchmarking tool.
  • Identify key financial trends which positively and negatively impact the organization along with communicating these impacts on a timely basis
  • Ensure that financial management systems/financial policy framework are supported by internal financial standards and controls that conform with US GAAP
  • Manages the Monthly Financial Statement Close Process.
  • Prepares or reviews account analyses for management and internal/external auditors.
  • Develop and implement strategies for the effective management of internal resources which deliver long term sustainable value and excellent performance
  • Provide financial reporting and cost estimating support to the Program Teams
  • Understand and streamline all key financial processes in order update SOX documentation and prepare the organization for an upcoming SAP implementation.
  • Maintain regular communication and support to the Corporate Accounting Team and outside auditors which includes being the key resources around answering any business consolidation related questions.


Minimum Job Requirements:
  • Four-year college degree in finance,accounting, or equivalent, plus eight years related experience, preferably in a contracting and/or manufacturing environment.
  • CPA or CMA certification or MBA preferred.
  • Public accounting experience as well as experience managing a finance and accountingdepartment desired.
  • Demonstrated success in building and managing effective finance & accounting departments.
  • Working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and financial reporting requirements.
  • Working knowledge of ERP systems, SAP preferred.
  • Ability to effectively interface with all levels of personnel, management and external.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Able to prioritize tasks, handle multiple projects, and work under deadlines.
  • Ability to occasionally travel for extended periods.


The description provided above is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties, responsibilities
Worker Type:

Employee