Financial Analyst II - Military veterans preferred

2018-12-02
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Plano
Texas
United States

Raytheon Global Business Services (GBS) Contracts to Cash (CTC) Organization is seeking a Senior Financial Analyst I to join our team and partner with Mission Areas to drive cash performance for Raytheon Company.
Job Description

  • Analyze Accounts Receivable current and aged invoices for Government, Commercial and International customers, initiate payment actions to clear open balances, reconcile over and under payments, and understand the dynamics of the cash posting in APEX
  • Achieve Major Business cash forecasts by accurately interpreting invoice and contract data, identifying opportunities and risks, contacting and providing clear communication to customers, and obtaining positive results in timely payment collection
  • Interface daily with both internal and external customers including Contract and Buyer Administrators, Billings, Accounts Payable, and Program Finance personnel to coordinate invoice approval/cash receipts posting, resolve and collect payment issues
  • Analyze Accounts Receivable current and aged invoices for Government, Commercial and International customers, initiate payment actions to clear open balances, reconcile over and under payments, and understand the dynamics of the cash posting in APEX
  • Achieve Major Business cash forecasts by accurately interpreting invoice and contract data, identifying opportunities and risks, contacting and providing clear communication to customers, and obtaining positive results in timely payment collection
  • Interface daily with both internal and external customers including Contract and Buyer Administrators, Billings, Accounts Payable, and Program Finance personnel to coordinate invoice approval/cash receipts posting, resolve and collect payment issues
  • Execute SAP financial system review; update customer payment data, provide BW reporting, cash reporting data to FP&A, and partner with major programs to leverage productivity, and enhance customer service opportunities
  • Reconciliation of customer and cash payments
  • Reconcile daily cash transactions for a designated business
  • Creation of reports to internal customers and financial leadership
  • Respond to audit requests and compliance requirements
  • Participate in Six Sigma Specialist Project to affect process improvement

Required Skills:
  • Strong Communication and Teaming skills to work effectively within a team environment
  • Strong knowledge and experience with Accounting and Finance principles including: GAP, GL, Cost Accounting, Offsets, etc.
  • Ability to adapt to new systems and business changes while contributing to improving processes
  • Experience interfacing and conducting business witjh various functional disciplines ( Program Management, Contracts, Operations, DFAS, DCMA, etc) in program execution
  • Analytical ability and proven problem-solving skills
  • Proficiency in MS Excel (Pivot tables, V-lookup, Macros), Word, Powerpoint
  • Prudent decision-making skills
  • Consistently prioritize and organize to achieve objectives

Desired Skills:
  • Working knowledge and experience with APEX, SAP, BW, and related financial systems.
  • General knowledge of Government and Defense Industry
  • Ability to work with minimal direct supervision

Required Education and Experience:
  • Bachelors’ Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration or related discipline and 2 or more years of applicable experience

US Citizenship Required:
  • This position requires access to systems/tools that are restricted to individuals who possess US citizenship
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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.