Lockheed Martin GMSS Finance lead - Saudi FACO Joint Venture in Stratford, Connecticut
The Global Military Systems & Services (GMSS) Finance organization is looking for an enthusiastic individual to become a member of the International Programs team. The overall responsibility for this position is to coordinate and execute all financial reporting requirements for the Saudi FACO Joint Venture, a key project for LM Vision 2030. This individual will work with Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) and become a business partner with Program Management to ensure success in a fast paced environment. The position will have direct exposure to Program Management, Global Military Systems and Services FP&A, Core Finance, Contracts, Engineering, Purchasing and Material Management teams. The ideal candidate should have solid analytical, communication, and time management skills, be team oriented and have a strong work ethic.
Statement of Work: • Accumulate forecast inputs, analyze business drivers of changes to sales margin, and cash flow to ensure forecasts are consistent with expectations • Track material milestones and labor trends to ensure Revenue, Margin, and Cash commitments are met • Identify and maintain risks and opportunities related to the forecast • Provide financial leadership and guidance to the program IPTs; promote a cost conscious culture • Utilize Enterprise tools and communicate the financial metrics required to ensure focus on cost management • Collaborate with IPTs to prepare monthly and annual bottoms-up financial projects, including but not limited to the following: - Maintain and communicate key assumptions that drive realistic financials - Develop and implement risk mitigation plans to avoid potential cost growth - Identify and implement cost reduction initiatives - Interface with program managers to obtain program updates - Reconcile/translate material and labor activities from the Integrated Master Schedule to financial planning commitments • Contribute to the accurate, concise and timely preparation of executive presentations, including Leadership Reviews, Program Business Reviews, and IPT Reviews • Ensure compliance with Business Ethics, Earned Value, Sarbanes-Oxley/Internal Controls and LM Policy requirements • Support process improvement initiatives to increase accuracy and efficiency
*This position will be eligible to participate in Sikorsky’s Variable Compensation Plan, which provides for a discretionary annual incentive award
Basic Qualifications Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education
Minimum 7+ years’ experience in accounting or finance in positions of increasing responsibility.
Desired skills Systems exposed to: SAP, Sikorsky Contract Operating System, wInsight, Primavera, Hyperion Brio, Microsoft Office suite
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Job Location(s): Stratford Connecticut