IT Finance Manager

BAE Systems   •  

Reston, VA

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


8 - 10 years

Posted 67 days ago

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Job Description
Shared Services IT Finance Manager responsible for leading a team in developing and managing the IT allocated and OH budgets and has a passion for challenging the status quo and driving change that improves how we work and delivers value-add finance.

Responsible for the lifecycle of the IT budgets and Forward Pricing in accordance with government compliance requirements and maintains high levels of customer support across a broad scope of stakeholders. Interprets and reports financial performance to senior level leaders with affordability recommendations for financial plans, trended future requirements, and operating forecasts. Fosters a partnership with Accounting in ensuring adherence to financial policy and accurate cost treatments. Manages a relationship with our government auditors and vigilant on internal controls that abide by the cost estimating principles. Thinks outside the box and effectively forges new paths to work smarter.

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Passion for effectively leading and developing a team for success
  • Evidence of strong communication skills and ability to deliver complex ideas in a simple way
  • Ability to quickly develop trusted and effective relationships with a wide base of stakeholders. Including senior level leaders and external government auditors.
  • Experience and/or ample understanding across government compliance, accounting, audit, or cost estimating
  • Understanding of Cost Accounting Standards, Forward Pricing Proposals and Cost Disclosure requirements a plus
  • Self-driven leader with history of independent judgement and raising concerns and recommendations on solutions to leadership
  • Confidence in leading change and bringing others along in delivering innovative new approaches
  • Advance ability to analyze budget performance and proactively set in motion actions to meet cost objectives.
  • Advanced MS Office Skills

Preferred Skills and Education
Education- MBA achieved
Hyperion Planner
Tableau and/or Data Analytics tools
Deltek/Costpoint, COGNOS reporting