Program Cost Sched & Cont II - Military veterans preferred

2018-12-30
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Dallas
Texas
United States

This position will be responsible for the daily business and financial activities of a set of programs in the Advanced Products Center of NTX Operations within Space and Airborne Systems. Responsibilities include being responsible for cost/schedule control and analysis, Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS), Forecasting, Estimate-at-Completion (EAC), variance analysis, data reviewing and reporting, partnering with the Program Manager and CAM’s/IPTL’s, and provide personal involvement in the successful execution of the contracts. Other responsibilities are to drive the finance process for a set of programs, monitor program health and compliance, and partnering with functional team members to improve program financial metrics. In addition, this position is responsible for actively identifying risks that affect cost and/or schedule and providing proactive analysis of all financial aspects of the projects.

The ideal candidate would be able to work in a challenging fast paced team environment, be a success minded team member who possesses strong self-initiative and multi-tasking skills, be able to provide analytical support while under critical deadlines, and be involved on process improvement initiatives.

Required Skills:

  • 2+ Years of finance experience
  • Understanding and application of finance principles, concepts, practices, and standard knowledge of finance practices
  • Experienced in preparation of financial forecasting, budgeting and variance analysis
  • Competency with MS Office (Excel, Word and PowerPoint) is required
  • Interpersonal and presentation skills
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Desired Skills:
  • Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) and Estimate-at-Completes (EAC)
  • Understanding of indirect cost and overhead rates
  • Familiarity with and working knowledge of SAP, APEX or PRISM
  • Ability to quickly master Business Systems
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely with program management
  • Self-starter, organization skills and shows initiative by seeking ways to improve processes and data analysis
  • Works under general direction and participates in determining objectives of assignment plans, schedules and arranges own activities in accomplishing objectives after training period

Required Education:
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Economics, Finance or other related discipline. 130503

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.