Sr Mgr Finance - Military veterans preferred

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  full-time   employee


Raytheon ELCAN Optical Technologies

Located in Midland, Ontario, Canada, on the beautiful shores of Georgian Bay, Raytheon ELCAN Optical Technologies is a thought and technology leader in the optics industry, specializing in the design and manufacture of technologically sophisticated and superior quality opto-mechatronic systems and subassemblies that meet strict military and commercial specifications. Raytheon ELCAN offers superior design and engineering capabilities, proprietary production technologies and fully integrated manufacturing capabilities to provide custom, turn-key solutions.

Job Description

Reporting to the site General Manager and the Raytheon UK Chief Financial Officer, Raytheon ELCAN has an exceptional opportunity for a Senior Finance Manager. The Senior Finance Manager is a leadership position within the site, and will contribute to the overall success of the organization, by effectively overseeing all finance requirements for Raytheon ELCAN, as well as playing an integral role in the strategic direction of the business.
This position is responsible for driving business financials while maintaining accountability across the business on both short and long-term initiatives, including closely monitoring & measuring performance, risks and opportunities, and investments. The selected individual will work very closely with the Raytheon ELCAN leadership team, Raytheon UK finance leadership, and all functions across the site.
The Senior Manager of Finance is responsible for overseeing the finance departments including: program controls finance, financial planning & analysis, budgets/overheads and rates, accounting, pricing & estimating, and accounts receivables. This role oversees the development of the AOP and 5YR plan, as well as monitoring and evaluating capital and NBI investments.

Additional Responsibilities Include:

  • Oversight of timely and accurate financial statements and reports in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP); monthly, quarterly, annual close
  • Prepare short and long-term financial forecasts of financial performance for use with internal management and stakeholders across Raytheon Company
  • Support gate reviews for new business including advising on: pricing strategy, BOE generation, foreign exchange, R&O management, contract negotiation support
  • Engage corporate treasury for international proposal support and contract hedging
  • Prepare cost & pricing data for internal and external customers as required; Support rate and pricing audits with Canada‚Äôs Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC)
  • Proactively lead a team of 15 finance employees to develop and enhance organizational bench-strength in the Finance Function
  • Internal and external audit support
  • Pension administration and oversight working with actuarial and plan advisor

Requirements for role

  • Minimum 12+ years related finance experience
  • University degree in business administration, finance, accounting, or related field
  • The candidate must possess effective influence, relationship building, and leadership skills to interface effectively at all levels of the organization
  • Proven proposal and capture development skills including cost & pricing data and audit support
  • Expert understanding of financial metrics (bookings, sales, profit, cash, working capital, ROI)
  • Strong interpersonal skills with commitment to elevating team members and focused talent development
  • Strong executive presence and effective communication across all levels of the organization
Desired Qualification
  • Strong understanding of the factory environment
  • Knowledge/experience with international contracting
  • MBA/Advanced Degree preferred