Sr Manager, Corporate Accounting Consultation
Category: Business ManagementLocation: Falls Church - VA, United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: NoneTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this positionShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)Travel Required: NoPositions Available: 1At 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 "A cents € 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.This position will report to the Director of Accounting Consultation and perform technical GAAP accounting research and other financial analysis as required. Position Responsibilities and duties include:Provide on call technical accounting guidance to the sectors.Research and analyze new and proposed accounting pronouncements and application of existing pronouncements to complex business transactions.Conclude and provide guidance to the sectors on accounting for leases.Lead in the Company's implementation of new accounting standards.Draft white papers summarizing technical accounting issues, application of accounting guidance to the company, alternatives available and recommendations.Coordinate research findings and evaluation of alternatives with external auditors.Prepare presentations of accounting treatment with recommendations and present to senior finance management.Update Company accounting policies for new accounting pronouncements and other changes.Support management in the preparation of various presentations made to the members of the Audit and Risk Committee and Senior ManagementAdministrate the Company's accounting research and CPE license subscriptions.Prepare and present technical accounting training on a regular basis.Perform miscellaneous financial analysis as required.Basic Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field, and 12 years of relevant work experience; 10 years of relevant work experience with a master's degree. 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 IF directly relevant may count for up to an additional year of experience for each year of relevant experience.Preferred Qualifications:Recent Big 4 or recognized public accounting firm audit experience (minimum manager level)Strong GAAP accounting proficiency and research experienceBasic computer and financial analysis skills, including use and understanding of spreadsheetsExcellent oral and written communication skillsSelf-motivated, yet functions well in a team environmentStrong project management skillsPrior experience in Aerospace & defense industry.Salary Range: 137192 - 205788Employees 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.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 US Citizenship is required for most positions.