Senior Financial Analyst

Portsmouth , NH Permanent $85,000.00 - $95,000.00 / Annual


Participate in accounting activities including Departmental Spend Analysis, Margin Analysis, Operations Performance, KPIs and Monthly Closing Process and Reporting.

Report to the Senior Manager of Defense Finance, focused on supporting company’s growing Defense business

Define and implement Program Reporting for new programs.

Cost estimating, supporting bid preparation, financial planning and general financial analytical support

Provide financial analysis and process development/improvement

Support both US and Foreign military programs profitability analysis including P&L analysis, Sales Analysis, Bid Costing Analysis, and Project Performance Analysis

Support ICE (Incurred Cost Electronically) DCAA Model Population and Calculation for company’s effective SG&A rate.

Analytical support responses to government contemplation letters.

Time Tracking Analysis and calculation of development & support costs for ongoing Defense initiatives.

Manufacturing Rate and Cost Accounting Support.

P&L and Working Capital Analysis for company’s Defense businesses.

Support CSDR reporting as well as the potential of implementation of CAS (Cost Accounting Standards) if the company incurs a triggering event.


Bachelors or Master’s degree in Finance or Accounting

5+ years with major defense manufacturing companies serving the U.S. Government

Program costing and preparing CAS-compliant bids for U.S. Military programs.

A background working with (or for) the DCAA, program/percentage complete accounting, FPRA (Forward Pricing Rate Agreements) & Incurred Cost Submissions, and certified cost and pricing to the U.S. Military.

Previously a key partner to a business lead working on a variety of FP&A and general analytical issues

CPA or GAGAS (Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards) Certifications are a plus.

ERP systems such as Oracle, JD Edwards, SAP or Infor

Strong in Excel and PowerPoint.

Financial consolidation programs such as Hyperion, One Stream, TM1 or Cognos are a plus.

Strong background in the Defense Sector with an understanding of:

o FAR (Federal Acquisition Regulations)
o CAS (Cost Account System)
o Program Accounting
o Rates
o Incurred Cost Submissions

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Job Id Number : 10321
Staffing Industry : Finance & Accounting
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