Job ResponsibilitiesAs a Sr. Financial Analyst for our Government Services Division at Viasat you will play a critical role by supporting the Division Controller and Program Managers in division-level financial control. You will be empowered to provide financial analysis for business area planning and decision making. Your attention to detail will allow you to prepare, analyze and report actual results against project and division operating plans for awards, sales, margins, receivables, inventory, capital and headcount. You will leverage your skills to perform monthly accounting close process to include preparation of required accounting entries, accruals and account reconciliations. Working across our dynamic financial team, you will prepare monthly rolling forecasts and cost/profit analysis. You will also have the opportunity to support proposal preparation and assist in the preparation of division financial budgets and operating plans.
Requirements• 5+ years "hands-on" Financial Planning and Analysis experience• Project accounting experience• Systems experience with proficiency with ERP systems, Excel, PowerPoint & Word• Understanding of CAS, FAR and prior government contracting• Knowledge of GAAP accounting• Bachelors degree in Finance, Accounting or related area• US Government position. US Citizenship required• Ability to travel up to 10%
Preferences• Experience with Oracle