Unit Controller in Monsey at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 3/28/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Controller will oversee the financial structure for a $50M government contractor which is in growth mode. The majority of the company's revenues are generated from sales of both semi-integrated and non-integrated enclosures and subassemblies. The products are designed and manufactured to protect highly-valued electronic equipment in harsh and demanding environments. The company's recent revenue growth is due to enhancing customer value by providing semi and fully integrated systems. Prime contractors are increasingly relying on us to support their turnkey solutions coupled with cost savings. Comprehension and compliance of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) are required from a manufacturing environment. You will comprehend revenue recognition standards and apply appropriate judgement and guidance across different types of contractual arrangements.

Major Accountabilities/Deliverables

  • Ensures compliance with GAAP and other regulatory or governmental requirements such as Sarbanes-Oxley, Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), and Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) as well as Corporate policies and procedures. Must stay attuned to early warnings of financial problems, and be able to provide suggestions on decisive action to resolve or address these problems.

  • Provide advice in developing objectives, strategies and tactics from an accounting and financial perspective. Plays an active role in the evaluation of business systems and develops proposals for upgrades. Measures performance against company goals

  • Ensures accurate and timely reporting of financial statements and analyses results based on actual and forecast revenue/budget and provides reports with observation/recommendations to location management.

  • Coordinates the preparation of annual and quarterly budgets, forecasts, and cash flow projections to guide the financial management of the business segment.

  • Review proposals and appropriation requests, analyze ledger and module transactions, prepare special reports, handle routine and special projects, manage elements of A/R and A/P transactional flow, active participation in strategic planning process.

  • Interfaces with Program Management and Engineering to ensure accuracy of development program costs to date and estimates to complete in support of POC Revenue recognition.


  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Field of Study -- Accounting or Finance

  • Master's Degree Preferred

  • Specialized training -- CPA

  • Years of Experience -- 10-12

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.

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.