Finance Analyst Associate - Grand Prairie, Texas - Military veterans preferred

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

Grand Prairie
United States

Finance Analyst Associate - Grand Prairie, Texas

Job ID: 462774BR
Date posted: Dec. 06, 2018
City: Grand Prairie
State: Texas
Program: GMLRS
Description:Lockheed Martin’s Precision Fires Finance Team is looking for a self-motivated person with a strong education in business, finance or accounting, which is interested in learning and applying all aspects of defense contract budgeting, earned value measurement, forecasting, and analysis and reporting skills, in a fast-paced environment. Candidate will:

Support analysis of actual costs, budget variances, development of Estimate at Completion, maintenance of assigned portion of the cost baseline, preparation of internal and external financial reports, and other tasks in support of the monthly financial and business rhythm.

Ensure adequate funding availability by maintaining accurate records of expenditures, and submitting timely requests for additional funding to the government.
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Finance or Business Administration from an accredited college

Strong interpersonal and written communication skills required to effectively communicate with Control Account Managers, Program Management, Senior Program Finance Leadership, Customer Representatives and other financial disciplines

Strong organizational skills, attention to detail and quality are required
Desired Skills:
Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and have a process improvement oriented mindset

Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment

Flexibility in working with a diverse customer base and a variety of assignments is a key requirement

Exposure to Microsoft Office suite

Good financial analysis skills

Team player

Earned Value

Finance, business and accounting skills
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: 4 yr and up College
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Finance
Clearance Level: None
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Shift: First