DRS Technologies Inc. Program Finance Analyst III in Dallas, Texas
LEONARDO DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.
Headquartered in Washington, DC, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo, which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture that rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com.
LEONARDO DRS Electro Optical Infrared Systems (EOIS) has locations in Dallas, TX, Melbourne, FL, and Cypress, CA. We develop, manufacture, and support infrared and electro-optical solutions for soldiers, ground vehicles and airborne platforms. We offer an exciting and challenging work environment, a competitive salary and benefits package, and a business culture that rewards performance.
Employing the world’s brightest. Supporting the world’s bravest.
Performs a variety of complex financial tasks in one or more areas of finance in support of line, staff managers and clients. May include performing financial analysis and reporting for use in corporate planning, developing and tracking of budgets and the application of financial controls. Must have EVMS experience.
Basic Qualifications and Required Skills
Education: Bachelors Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Experience: 5 yrs +
Bachelors Degree in Business, Finance, Accounting or related field and at least three years of progressive experience in a government manufacturing environment
MA, MS and/or Professional Certification is highly desirable
Strong EVMS experience
Working knowledge of the FAR, DFAR, CAS
Understand financial analysis principles and have financial analysis skills
Working knowledge of IR&D/B&P/Direct Sell and Allowable vs. Unallowable Cost
Strong computer skills (MS Office Suite , MS Project, DELTEK/Cost Point, Pro Pricer)
U.S. Citizenship is required
Bachelors Degree in Finance or accounting with 5+ years directly related experience including a thorough knowledge of DAR/FAR and other applicable government regulations (or equivalent combination of education/training and experience)
Contract Compliance Knowledge
Strong computer skills (MS Office Suite, Costpoint, etc.)
Duties and Responsibilities
Responsible for various complex financial functions such as budgeting, auditing, forecasting and analysis
Collects and reviews financial data from various sources
Creates, maintains, and updates financial databases and spreadsheets, and generates various financial reports as required. Maintains appropriate records and documentation
Makes recommendations to management to improve the financial performance of the organization
Ensures management understanding of rate and budget issues
Identifies and resolves complex problems as well as to prevent future problems
Ensures compliance with internal policies and procedures, as well as DAR, FAR, and other government regulations
Conducts and may lead audits and analysis of their organization’s direct and indirect costs, and reviews their practices and procedures, ensuring that labor and non-labor charges are approved, allowable, and processed in a timely manner
Interfaces with internal departments and the DCAA in complex auditing assignments
Recommends improvements to financial policies and procedures
Participates in team efforts to improve functioning of the department
Provides guidance to less experienced Financial Analysts
Supports, communicates, reinforces and defends the mission, values and culture of the organization
- Travel up to 10%
Only candidates that meet the qualifications as outlined above will be contacted for further information.
Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Only US citizens are eligible for a Security Clearance.
LEONARDO DRS is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. #EOIS