Financial Analyst/Principal Financial Analyst (Level 2/3)Mclean, VA

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 Defense Systems Sector is seeking a Financial Analyst/Principal Financial Analyst

This position will report to the Manager of Financial Reporting and perform financial reporting activities for our Defense Systems Sector. This high impact role will work closely with sector, division, and program business management teams. The position will require sitting onsite in McLean, Virginia.

Position Responsibilities and duties include:

  • Assist with the sector monthly and quarterly financial close deliverables

  • Coordinate and consolidate financial statements

  • Maintain month-end closing documentation

  • Assist with preparation of year-end financial reporting packages and tax packages

  • Prepare financial statement analytics and other quarterly management reports

  • Provide audit support related to SOX, internal, and external financial statement audits

  • Support Financial Reporting SOX compliance and maintain evidence of the operation of controls

  • Provide financial reporting support for other reporting projects as assigned

Financial Analyst:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field, with a minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience or a Master's degree and 1 years of relevant experience, CPA counts towards one additional year of experience; Must have 7 years of experience in lieu of degree.

  • Public accounting experience

  • Experience with financial statements and general accounting principles

  • Must be able to work onsite in McLean, Virginia.

Principal Financial Analyst:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field, with a minimum of 6 years of relevant work experience or a Master's degree and 4 years of relevant experience, CPA counts towards one additional year of experience; Must have 10 years of experience in lieu of degree.

  • Public accounting experience

  • Experience with financial statements and general accounting principles

  • Must be able to work onsite in McLean, Virginia.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certified public accountant

  • Experience with SAP and Hyperion Financial Management

  • Prior experience in the aerospace and defense industry

  • Self-motivated, yet functions well in a team environment

  • Detail and results oriented; ability to deliver timely and accurate results under time sensitive conditions

  • Analytical; makes recommendations using acquired data and cumulative experience.

  • Excellent organizational and prioritization skills

Salary Range: $70,200 - $105,200

Salary Range 2: $86,300 - $129,500

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.