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Lead, Accounting

All, FL

Job Title: Lead Accounting

Job ID: SAS20200402-40446

Job Location: Palm Bay, FL

Job Description: 

We are seeking a Lead, Accountant within the Space and Airborne segment accounting team supporting tasks such as monthly accounting close process. The ideal candidate will have strong communication, analytical, and U.S. GAAP skills in order to support and maintain relationships with business stakeholders. This position will be located in Palm Bay, FL.

Essential Functions:

  • Execute monthly close activities including recording close entries, account reconciliations, financial statement review and analytical procedures
  • Support program finance teams in interpreting program results, processing monthly accruals, and analyzing forecast to actual results
  • Review contract revenue recognition to ensure compliance with ASC 606
  • Support the external reporting process through the preparation of quarterly and annual financial schedules
  • Maintain SOX control compliance
  • Work directly with external and internal auditors in support of SOX and substantive audit
  • Proactively identify and implement process improvements
  • Prepare ad-hoc reporting and assist with special projects to include financial system support, as requested.


    • Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 9 years of prior accounting experience OR Graduate Degree and a minimum of 7 years of prior accounting experience.
      • 4+ Years’ Experience with Public accounting with SOX exposure
      • 4+ Years’ Experience using Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel

        Preferred Skills:

        • Solid working knowledge of GAAP
        • Ability to interact with business stakeholders
        • Ability to prioritize work and handle multiple projects
        • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
          • Excellent analytical and research skills
            • CPA with active license
            • HFM and Smartview experience
            • Peoplesoft 9.2 experience
            • Government contracting experience
            • Percentage of Completion (cost to cost) revenue recognition experience 


Posted: 2020-05-18 Expires: 2020-06-17

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