Government Accounting Manager in Clearfield, UT

$200K - $250K(Ladders Estimates)

Northrop Grumman Corporation   •  

Clearfield, UT 84015

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


11 - 15 years

Posted 56 days ago


At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Job Description:

Position is directly responsible for the working relationship between the business and DCMA and DCAA. The position also has the following responsibilities:

  • Manages the government compliance function
  • Maintains compliant status of all business systems
  • Coordinates internal financial and accounting compliance efforts such as audits from Corporate Internal Audit
  • Prepares and submits Forward Pricing Rates Proposals and negotiates
  • Forward Pricing Rates Agreements with DCMA
  • Negotiates final rates with DCMA
  • Local expert on all matters related to U.S. Government Accounting
  • Manages a team of compliance experts and is responsible for their professional development



  • 10+ years of experience with a BS Degree (Accounting Preferred)
  • 7+ years of experience with a Masters Degree (Accounting or MBA preferred)
  • Experience with SOX compliance and internal controls
  • Technical knowledge of U.S. Government Contract Accounting
  • U.S. Government liaison and negotiating experience
  • Public Accounting, Internal Audit and/or DCAA Experience Preferred
  • CPA is preferred.

Valid Through: 2019-9-16