Raytheon Sr Financial Analyst in Tucson, Arizona

AMS (Advanced Missile Systems) Product line is staffing a new program proposed for +$900M with strong Finance team members. The program requires Earned Value Management (EVM) and will utilize a new tool set specifically procured and developed for proprietary projects. The positions to be filled includes responsibility for partnering with Cost Account Managers (CAMs) and Integrated Product Team (IPT) Leads manage cost and schedule using Earned Value (EV). Individuals chosen for these positions will baseline and implement EV, develop, present and defend quarterly Estimates at Complete (EAC); and forecast manpower. Also providing analysis of EV metrics and weekly/monthly costs incurred and provide guidance to Program and Business management. Candidate will closely monitor contract funding and management reserve and keep management informed of status. The ideal candidate will be able to communicate effectively with CAMs, IPTs, Program and Finance leadership. The expectation of the RMS Finance Leadership Team is that our finance professionals embody the following characteristics: · Act like an entrepreneur · Think like a customer · Consider external forces · Translate data into stories · Driven by relevance · Engage in conceptual thinking · Adopt a system view Top candidates will raise the performance levels of those they work with and provide the organizations they support with timely and thorough qualitative analysis that supports business, program, and project decision making. The culture within the organization is highly collaborative, dynamic and fast-paced that enables financial professionals to have a high impact to the business. Minimum Required Skills : Minimum of 4 years of experience with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or related field or a recent graduate with a related Master’s degree with 2 years of related experience. Must have active DoD Secret Security Clearance with access to closed programs Familiarity with utilizing various forms of budgeting and forecasting techniques Familiarity with Data and/or Financial Analysis and Reporting Familiarity performing qualitative or comparative analysis with an emphasis on variance explanation. Intermediate to Advanced Excel skills Ability to develop effective senior level presentations Familiarity with qualitatively communicating variances to forecasts and financial results. Familiarity with variance analysis, identifying and communicating discrepancies in data. Ability to relate to technical people, complex hardware and processes. Highly Desired Skills : Experience with financial evaluations of engineering projects, and/or process improvements–strong understanding of what is driving variance within data sets Excellent written and verbal communication skills Experience in process efficiency and improvement Experience working in a matrix environment Experience with Earned Value Management Defense Contracting Finance work experience Ability to learn quickly and adapt to changing information and conditions Independent thinker, self-motivated, and proactive Experience with financial evaluations of engineering projects, and/or process improvements–strong understanding of what is driving variance within data sets Excellent written and verbal communication skills 120189BR 120189

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