Senior Financial Analyst in Newtown at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 11/20/2019

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Transform Your Tomorrow...Today at Curtiss-Wright

TTC, a Curtiss-Wright company, are a recognized leader in comprehensive and integrated data acquisition through telemetry systems that include data analysis units, sensors, transmitters, receivers, and ground station analysis tools to measure, record, transmit, and analyze aircraft and munitions parameters during test flights. TTC have a broad exposure on more than 140 programs, including high-performance military aircraft such as the F-35 and F-18, major defense flight test centers, spacecraft, missile programs, and commercial and business jets. Key products include data acquisition units, recorders, network products, RF networks, airborne transmitters and receivers, and telemetry expansion cards.

The Opportunity | Senior Financial Analyst

The Senior Financial Analyst is responsible for providing financial analysis, support and control to various departments within Curtiss Wright Controls Defense Solutions.

Major Accountabilities/Deliverables

  • Revenue Backlog reporting with regards to monthly forecast and annual business planning processes relative to sales and standard margins

  • Revenue forecasting & recognition as driven by project deliverables and costs based on % completion. Contract review to ensure proper revenue recognition.

  • Report on Revenue by End Market Data and Product Splits on a quarterly basis for Corporate

  • Ongoing reporting and analysis of profit lines/gross margins

  • Compilation and review of overhead rates

  • Assist in the compilation and review of critical bids and proposals

  • Ad Hoc Reporting and Analysis on manufacturing performance

  • Other miscellaneous analysis and reporting

  • General accounting and finance tasks as required

  • Backup and support for other members of the finance team

  • Aid in various internal/external audits including Sarbanes-Oxley self-assessment

  • Role may include some travel


  • Thorough understanding of ASC 606, general and cost accounting principles and practices;

  • Must be able to work with Excel/Word and PowerPoint;

  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written);

  • Able to work effectively as part of a team, ability to work with cross-functional teams and to train staff to follow procedures and use system tools;

  • Ability to develop and write procedures, as well as experience with cost/revenue analysis and audits to recommend process improvements;

  • Excellent analytical skills to collect data, understand significance, explain issues, and recommend solutions;

  • Excellent technical ability, including ability to work with integrated ERP systems preferably Syteline expertise;

  • Ability to embrace change with enthusiasm for continuous improvement.


  • A post secondary diploma/degree from a college or university in Accounting and or Business

  • Member in good standing with CPA

  • 5-7 years of related experience preferably in a manufacturing or high technology environment

  • Audit experience with a large firm considered an asset

This position may require exposure to information that is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.