Lead Financial Analyst; Air Traffic Management

Saab - Syracuse, NY (30+ days ago)4.0


At Saab, we constantly look ahead and push boundaries for what is considered technically possible. We collaborate with colleagues around the world who all share our challenge – to make the world a safer place.

Saab Traffic Management (TM) serves air traffic and marine customers around the globe with advanced solutions that enable the safe and efficient movement of people and goods. There are two operating units within TM: Air Traffic Management (ATM) provides airport surface safety and efficiency systems and tools, tower automation and advanced research, development and evaluation solutions; Maritime Traffic Management (MTM) solutions include Automatic Identification Systems (AIS), port and vessel traffic management information systems (VTMIS), hydrographics, and precision navigation.

Saab Air Traffic Management (ATM) is looking for a Lead Financial Analyst to join the Business Finance organization. This position will provide financial support for key domestic and international aviation programs as well as supporting the Consolidated ATM Divisional financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting and functional financial reporting and analysis.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
ATM consolidated divisional reporting and forecasting across multiple locations
Key Financial Liaison for functional forecasting, reporting and analysis
Primary financial analyst for ATM contracts interfacing with program teams and Segment Leads tracking and forecasting financial performance
Providing proposal cost support, cash flow analysis and review of contract clauses for new business opportunities
Providing external Audit interface
Long and short-range programmatic budgeting, forecasting and reporting
Preparing P&L and cash flow forecasts including the annual budget, quarterly forecasts, and long range planning
Tracking revenue recognition, cash flow, program expenditures and Estimates at Completion providing timely variance analysis
Ensuring financials are properly stated on income statement and balance sheet
Mentoring and trainimg other financial analysts

Your skills and experience
BS/BA degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics or Business; Master’s Degree a plus

Required Skills:
10 years' experience in a Senior Financial Analyst or Financial Planning role
10 years Financial Analysis experience
Demonstrated communication, analytical and problem-solving skills required
Strong computer skills with MS Excel spreadsheets, pivot tables & graphing
Ability to interface with various program teams and work effectively with various levels of the organization and lead forecasting and budgeting efforts
Familiarity with Oracle E-business Suite and Hyperion Financial Management helpful but not required
Comfortable taking direction from many sources and willing to meet tight deadlines when necessary

Saab Sensis provides an excellent working environment offering professional growth opportunities, competitive wages, comprehensive benefits, work/life balance, business-casual atmosphere, paid holidays, cafeteria and a fitness facility.

As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a background check that will include, at a minimum, a criminal record check, education and employment verification.

As a Federal Contractor for the United States, Saab Sensis is an E-Verify participant and applicants must be a U.S. Citizen in order to be considered for employment.