Northrop Grumman Principal Financial Analyst - SEC Financial Reporting in Falls Church, Virginia
Northrop Grumman is seeking a highly motivated professional to join the SEC reporting team. 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. The Principal Financial Analyst of SEC Reporting will report to the Manager of SEC Reporting.
EXPECTED CONTRIBUTIONS include the following.
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 possess:
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
Key Attributes Include:
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.
Bachelor's degree in accounting with 6 years of relevant work experience; or Master's degree with 4 years 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
Certified public accountant
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
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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Job Category : Business Management