Mgr II- Finance

BAE Systems

Sterling, VA

Job Description
The Manager of Finance Operations will complete a very diverse set of actions and grow in leadership as backup to the Director of Finance Operations.

Finance Operations is highly engaged in and/or leading many key areas within Finance for which there isn’t suitable expertise/knowledge within the organization to backup and support. Examples include:
  • Conduct independent process reviews on a variety of finance and accounting process areas
  • execution of Independent Cost Estimating on key high risk proposals
  • interface between I&S and Finance shared services including labor, payroll, AP, Travel and Subcontractor Time Collection System (STCS)
  • scheduling/coordinating Estimate At Complete (EAC) reviews including Program Finance and Accounting leadership and analysts
  • subject matter expert level participation in planning, testing & execution of highly complex Enterprise Resource Planning system projects including interfaces between the ERP system and other related systems such as Salesforce.

Required Skills and Education
Bachelors Degree in Finance or Accounting with 10 Years of experience in Government Contracting related Program Finance Operations or Masters Degree with 8 Years of experience in similar field.
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.

Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. 

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.
Preferred Skills and Education
Bachelors Degree in Finance, Accounting, or other Business Discipline with 10 years of experience.    Advanced knowledge and utilization of Excel, PowerPoint and Microsoft Outlook.
Diversity of experience and exposure across multiple Finance/Accounting subfunctions.
Typical Education and Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experience