Financial Manager - UAS Sector Aurora Flight Sciences
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Aurora Flight Sciences is a leader in unmanned aerial systems, with a fleet of innovative aircraft designed to empower small tactical units, and safeguard our borders. Aurora provides the capabilities and process controls of a large company with the "can do" attitude of a small company. Aurora's mission is to detect, protect and explore with technology at every altitude.
If you feel you are qualified, apply for this position, it could change your future.
Job Qualification (basic job description):
The Manager will report to the Company CFO and will assist the Sector VP in the Production and analysis of financial information in support of achieving the sector financial plan. the Manager will also assist program managers in reviewing project costs, developing and maintaining ETC's/EAC's and analyzing financial information to support decision making.
The Manager will be responsible for performing costs analysis and estimates for complex proposal efforts, consistent with company policies, FAR, CAS and solicitation/RFP requirements. The Manager will work as part of the capture/proposal team, assisting in the Production of pricing strategies, identifying risks and interpreting solicitation requirements. The Manager will provide hands-on leadership in proposal pricing function.
Responsible for the preparation of a fully compliant and competitive cost and pricing volumes, cost/price model Production, cost narrative and present cost proposal financial data for review by management.
Provide assistance in program reporting requirements, including some Earned Value Management System (EVMS), Contract Funds Status Report (CFSR) and Cost Performance Report (CPR) and other contractually obligated financial reports as applicable.
Actively seek opportunities to reduce program costs by performing value engineering assessments of current program activities and challenging current and planned program approaches.
Business analysis to support the sector VP, including business strategy, long-range planning and product planning.
The Manager will work closely with the Sector VP to establish and track the annual operating budget and anticipated cash flows for all programs. the Manager will monitor and report on milestone billing plans and anticipated spending and cash flows for all programs.
The Manager will be responsible for the setup and preparation of customer driven project financial reports, utilizing EVMS, CFSR and CPR reports as applicable. The Manager will also serve as a Cost Account Manager over a variety of programs and assist program managers in reviewing financial data and preparing EAC's/ETC's.
Analysis of a variety of financial reports, including Job Summary Reports (JSR's) and labor reports.
The Manager will utilize pricing models and templates to evaluate strategies and scenarios and develop cost volume and pricing proposals.
The Manager will be responsible for proposal cost analysis. The Manager will help develop and modify work breakdown structures during the bid and proposal process and ensure accuracy of cost and pricing data and assumptions.
Assist in Company financial reporting, including revenue and margin analysis, indirect cost rate analysis and preparation and review of program budgets.
The Manager will oversee program financial analysts and/or Integrated Master Scheduler assigned to the sector.
Minimum Requirements (education and experience):
BS/BA Degree in Accounting or Finance is required. MBA or CPA candidate is preferred.
A minimum of 8 years of experience with an A&D government contractor is required.
Proficient in the Excel, Word, and PowerPoint with a working knowledge of MS Project.
Experience with Deltek GCS Premier and Cognos Impromptu is helpful.
Excellent analytical, organizational, communication and interpersonal skills.
Limited travel is required, occasional weekend and night hours required to support proposal efforts.
Must be a US Person (US Citizen or Permanent Resident/Green Card Holder)
||9950 Wakeman Drive |
Manassas, VA 20110