US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: Yes
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available
CLEARANCE TYPE: Top Secret
TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time
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**Northrop Grumman’s Enterprise Services (ES) is seeking candidates for a** **Accounting Manager 3 role in Redondo Beach, CA (no teleworking available).** **This individual will report to the Director, Accounting Services.**
+ **This position does NOT offer telework and will require an on site presence in Redondo Beach, CA**
+ The Locale: Redondo Beach is in the South Bay Area of Southern California, just 22 miles away from downtown Los Angeles. The South Bay Area is a haven for outdoor activity enthusiasts with access to some of the best surfing in Los Angeles county and close to many state parks and national forests, including Yosemite, Joshua Tree and Death Valley, for hiking and cycling. The South Bay Area is known for its beaches, shopping, restaurants, nightlife, arts and culture; as well as the area's year-round sunny, temperate weather. Many festivals and events take place in the South Bay Area throughout the year, offering unparalleled entertainment options. Living near Hollywood provides easy access to many desired destinations including Disneyland Resort in Anaheim ,Big Bear, San Diego, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Malibu, and Santa Barbara. The South Bay Area offers family friendly neighborhoods with excellent schools and high ratings as healthy communities.
+ **This position requires eligible candidates to have an active TS clearance**
This position plays a key role in leading the Program Accounting to process Contract Billings, Accounts Payable, Cash Management, and Accounts Receivable reporting and resolution. This position is also requires the timely and accurate reporting in conformity with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and in compliance with Sarbanes Oxley Act (SOX) controls.
**Responsibilities include but are not limited to:**
+ Cash application of all receivables.
+ Month-end and Quarter-end reporting and forecasting
+ Provides accounts payable and billing support services as agreed with program areas
+ Ensures that all aspects of the services follow company and regulatory controls
+ Review of journal vouchers, contract billings and supplier disbursements.
+ Subcontract/contract closeout support.
+ Fosters a diverse, inclusive, and engaging team environment that is focused on high performance and operational excellence.
+ Liaison with Sectors, Program Offices, compliance and government customers, and Sector/Division leadership.
+ Support department initiatives to identify and coordinate process improvement
+ DCAA incurred cost and billing audit support for all audits by internal and external auditors
**To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills and abilities listed below:**
+ Must have U.S. Citizenship with active or current Top Secret Security Clearance
+ BS degree in Accounting, Finance or related with at least 15 years of experience OR 13 years of experience with a MS degree in Accounting, Finance or related
+ Ability to work on site in Redondo Beach, CA (no telework)
+ At least 5 years of management experience
+ Strong knowledge of government accounting and contracting
+ Demonstrated process improvement experience
+ Ability to handle multiple assignments in a fast-paced environment, meet tight deadlines
+ Experience with GAAP and FAR
+ Familiarity of financial controls and SOX compliance
**Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:**
+ MBA in Business Management or related discipline from an accredited institution
+ Certified Public Accountant
+ Accounting experience in government contracting
+ Project management experience
+ Active SCI preferred
Salary Range: $141,300.00 - $211,900.00
Employees 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.
**The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority** . The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ .
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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.