Group Finance Director
DescriptionAkima is anAlaska Native Corporation (ANC) with 30 years of federal contracting experienceand over 7,500 employees supporting more than 14,300 Iupiat shareholders inthe NANA region of Alaska. Akimaprovides the backbone infrastructure to support more than 40 socio–economicallydisadvantaged small businesses (SDBs) with mature business processes and sharedback–office support services normally only found in a Fortune 500 defensecontractor. Our employees form one of the broadest skill sets in allof government and industry delivering services and solutions infields as diverse as aviation, construction, facilities and logistics, informationtechnology, protective services and detention management, and systemsengineering. We continually look for the very best and brightest to support ourcommitment to superior outcomes across today's most complex and criticalmissions worldwide. To learn moreabout Akima and opportunities across our family of companies, visit .Job Summary: Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer of Akima the Finance Director be a key financial business partner, providing strategic business guidance directly to one of Akima's fast growing IT Sector Group Presidents The effective candidate will be a strategic business partner and trusted advisor, requiring clear communication, cross–functional relationships and collaboration to ensure the accuracy of financial forecasting.Responsibilities: This position will be responsible for all the financial affairs for the Group to include, but not limited to:Budget preparation and monitoring versus actual performanceRevenue recognitionFinancial reportingPricing supportForecastingReview of EACsOptimize cash and Days Sales OutstandingRate monitoringInvestment analysisQuarterly business reviewsQualificationsMinimum Qualifications:BA in Accounting or relevant fieldMinimum 10 years work experience in a financial management role for a Federal Contractor.Strong working knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR)Demonstrated ability to work closely with executive leadershipExcellent communication and interpersonal skillsThe individual must be a hands–on, detailed oriented professional. Working knowledge of the Costpoint ERP and CognosStrong interpersonal skills to develop and maintain professional and effective relationships with internal customers, management, and professionals in your organization.Ability to communicate and present financial data to management of other functions in an accurate, concise, and understandable manner.Ability to make decisions with sound judgement while complying with policies and procedures.Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools, especially Microsoft Excel.Desired Qualifications: Master's degree in accounting or an MBACPA The duties and responsibilities listed in this job descriptiongenerally cover the nature and level of work being performed by individualsassigned to this position. This is not intended to be a complete list ofall duties, responsibilities, and skills required. Subject to the termsof an applicable collective bargaining agreement, the company managementreserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other dutiesas may be necessary. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.Weare an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receiveconsideration for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, creed,national origin, gender or gender–identity, age, marital status, sexualorientation, veteran status, disability, pregnancy or parental status, or anyother basis prohibited by law. We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonableaccommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If youhave a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying foremployment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for aposition please contact, Recruiting Services at or. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case–by–case basis.The dedicatedemail and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals withdisabilities needing accessibility assistance to apply to an open positionusing our website. Pleasedo not use the dedicated email or phone number above to inquire on the statusof your job application.Inorder for our company to stay compliant with government regulations, pleaseapply on line. Please DO NOT email resumes or call in lieu of applying onlineunless you have a physical and/or mental disability and need assistance with the online application.