Finance Multi - Family First Level Manager

Spirit Aerosystems   •  

Wichita, KS

Industry: Aerospace / Defense


8 - 10 years

Posted 270 days ago

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About Us

Spirit AeroSystems designs and builds aerostructures for both commercial and defense customers. With headquarters in Wichita, Kansas, Spirit operates sites in the U.S., U.K., France and Malaysia. The company's core products include fuselages, pylons, nacelles and wing components for the world's premier aircraft. Spirit AeroSystems focuses on affordable, innovative composite and aluminum manufacturing solutions to support customers around the globe.

The Role

Initiate detailed analysis in support of risk assessments and contingency / recovery plans, and make recommendations to the program management team. Develop, integrate, analyze and update Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) Estimates at Complete (EACs) to determine program performance against Annual Operating Plan (AOP) targets and prior forecasts. Decompose forecasts by element of cost to determine reasonableness and accuracy in concert with SOW.

Identify risks and opportunities and make recommendations to program management team. Compile data from multiple teams/areas and develop reports for internal and external reporting requirements. Identify weaknesses and recommend solutions to mitigate issues and strengthen processes or adherence to the processes. Troubleshoot process and tool issues to determine root cause and corrective actions. Develop and present information to senior management as required. Work on continuous improvement initiatives to strengthen process, tools, and resources for compliance, efficiency, transparency, collaboration, improve profitability and support Defense business growth.

Skills & Experience

  • Manage a team of 4-6 Program Finance Analysts to Provide Financial Management and Program Management support for Various Programs.
  • Team with Program Managers (PMs), Control Account Managers (CAMs), schedulers, contracts and Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) to develop, integrate, analyze, maintain, and manage the budget / schedule baseline.

 Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor's and at least 8years' related work experience, a Master's degree and at least 5 years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.