1+ months

Principal Financial Analyst

Northrop Grumman
Falls Church, VA 22040

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: No relocation assistance available




Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our worlds biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman is seeking a highly motivated professional to join the SEC reporting team in a **Principal Financial Analyst** role. This high visibility team is part of the Controller's organization and is responsible for leading the quarterly SEC Financial Reporting process as well as the maintenance of the Company's Financial Consolidation reporting system. This individual will be reporting to the Manager of SEC Reporting.

**This role will allow for part time telework, but will require the hired candidate to regularly be on site at our office in Falls Church, VA.**

**Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:**

+ Prepare information used for external reporting (Earnings Release, 10-Q, 10-K), including the preparation of XBRL tagging
+ Collaborate with sector financial reporting teams and other relevant stakeholders to ensure alignment and continuous improvement of the financial close process
+ Support manager(s) with ad hoc requests, including opportunities for cross functional collaboration within the organization
+ Provide financial accounting support for acquisitions, divestitures, and realignments, as assigned.
+ Monitor existing and emerging financial accounting and reporting requirements, assessing the applicability to Northrop
+ Prepare and submit certain quarterly and annual census reports and surveys

**The ideal candidate will have/be:**

+ Working knowledge of SEC rules and regulations and U.S. generally accepted accounting principles
+ Strong written and verbal communication skills with attention to grammar and diction
+ Strong research and analysis skills; able to clearly and concisely summarize impact of SEC reporting or financial accounting requirements on Northrop
+ Self-motivated, yet functions well in a team environment
+ Detail oriented; delivers timely and accurate results under time sensitive conditions
+ Highly organized and able to handle multiple priorities at any given point in time
+ Collaborative; team player
+ Analytical; makes recommendations using acquired data and cumulative experience
+ High-level of integrity to handle sensitive information and maintain confidentiality
+ Be an active and agile learner; able to enhance personal, professional, and business growth through new knowledge and experiences; able to readily apply past experiences to new situations to generate solutions to organization challenges

**Basic Qualifications**

**To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:**

+ Bachelors degree in in accounting with 6 years of relevant work experience
+ Master's degree or CPA may be traded for 2 years of experience, master's degree and a CPA may be traded to a total of 3 years of experience
+ Public Accounting experience IF directly relevant may count for up to an additional year of experience for each year of relevant experience
+ Local to/able to be on site regularly at our office in Falls Church, VA

**Preferred Qualifications:**

**Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:**

+ Public accounting, reporting, and/ or auditing experience
+ Prior experience in the aerospace & defense industry
+ Prior experience with Hyperion Financial Management software
+ Prior experience with Workiva and/or XBRL

Salary Range: $83,800.00 - $125,800.00

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 health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority** . The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ .

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 most positions.


Posted: 2022-04-22 Expires: 2022-09-08

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