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Financial Analyst

San Diego, California

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Corporate positions help our company operate at it's maximum potential while providing the best service to all customers. Our corporate teams maintain a high level of collaboration across multiple departments and teams. Corporate roles include Human Resources, Legal, Information Technology Services (ITS), Accounting & Finance, and Contracts & Procurement.

  • Schedule: Full-Time Salary

  • Job Level: Mid-Level (3-7 years)

  • Travel: 0 - 25

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  • Collaborative
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  • Efficient
  • Problem Solver
  • Team Player
  • Versatile

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Date posted 10/08/2021 Job ID 33498BR Company General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Experience Level Mid-Level (3-7 years) Job Title Financial Analyst City San Diego State California Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time Salary

Job Summary General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.

We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

  • Supports program managers in planning and budgeting work, tracking incurred spending, anticipated future spending, and expected profit margins.
  • Develops performance baselines with integrated schedules.
  • Supports program managers in the development of Estimates at Complete (EACs) for a variety of contract types.
  • Works cross-functionally with Program Management, Contracts and Accounting to support successful program execution and issue resolution.
  • Conducts financial analysis and reporting of cost and schedule performance utilizing Earned Value. Management (EVM) techniques.
  • Prepares customer cost and schedule reports.
  • Supports program risk & opportunity management.
  • Updates and maintains project work breakdown structure.
  • Prepares contract funding status reports.
  • Performs cash flow analysis.
  • Assists with unbilled accounts receivable analysis.
  • Reviews and approves purchasing requests.
  • Other duties as assigned & required.

Job Qualifications:
  • Typically requires a bachelor's degree in business administration with an emphasis in accounting and/or finance and six or more years of progressive cost accounting experience in a corporate environment, preferably with a government contractor. May substitute equivalent experience in lieu of education.
  • Must be customer focused with (1) the ability to identify issues and develop solutions to a variety of complex problems (2) excellent analytical, verbal and written communication skills (3) excellent interpersonal skills to influence and guide all levels of employees
  • Experience preparing contractually required financial reports (IPMR, CFSR, CSDR, etc) is desirable
  • Familiarity with Earned Value Management techniques as part of financial management is desirable
  • SAP experience desirable
  • Experience utilizing an earned value tool such as MPM or EVM for Project is desirable
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment
  • Ability to work extended hours and travel as required

Travel Percentage Required 0 - 25 Relocation Assistance Provided Not Provided US Citizenship Required? Yes Clearance Required? No
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  • Healthcare

  • Pension, 401(k)/Retirement Plans

  • Competitive Pay

  • Multiple product lines means a variety of work

  • Paid Time Off

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“General Atomics is a company that has provided amazing career opportunities. There is no limit to where you can go in this company.”
– Shalena, Lead Talent Acquisition Specialist
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“I consider myself an effective leader and manager who also cares about his team. I strive to support my team so they can ensure we are taking care of our customers.”
– Uriah, Project Manager

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