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Sr. Financial Analyst in Irvine at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 5/23/2019

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Job Description


The Opportunity | Sr. Financial Analyst




The Senior Financial Analyst/Accounting position is a key role within the Finance and Administration function. Supports the financial reporting for all business units and division, including developing applicable budgets/forecasts and analyzing ongoing contracts/programs. Compliance with GAAP and corporate policies. Act as liason with internal and external auditors



Your Challenge




  • Prepare and analyze month-end financial reports; reviewing for accuracy or omissions, reporting findings to management and alert management to significant variances to plan and forecast. Perform ad-hoc reporting and studies as required including cost volumes for proposals.

  • Process and maintain general ledger, profit and loss, income and balance sheet statements, and payroll systems. Assist in developing plans including budgets and forecasts.

  • Assist in documenting and updating accounting policies and procedures. Analyze processes and procedures to expose any information useful in improving operating efficiencies.

  • Responsible to adhere to compliance requirements for applicable regulations, internal controls and Corporate policies and procedures. Coordinates, resolves, and ensures financial compliance with regulatory agencies.

  • Provide in-depth financial analysis, interpreting results and making recommendations to management.

  • Perform month-end close related activities, including reviewing periodic journal entries.

  • Provide assistance in audits, as needed.

  • Perform ad hoc analysis and special projects as needed.




Your Expertise




  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration required

  • 5+ years' of accounting/finance experience



  • Knowledge of FAR and DFAR requirements, would be great

  • Experiece with SAP BPC and adaptive desired

  • Prior experience with an ERP system along with experience in Manufacturing environment is a plus

  • Ability to multitask, manage time effectively, work independently, and possess strong technical and analytical skills

  • Strong project management skills, with ability to establish action plans, handle multiple tasks and priorities, and meet deliverables on time

  • Adaptable to change and willingness to learn and handle new or evolving assignments

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with knowledge of MS Office, expert in Excel

  • Works well independently requiring minimal supervision





This position may require exposure to information which 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.