Accounting Analyst Job Opening

Accounting Analyst


Huntsville, Alabama
$30.00 - $45.00 an hour
Category: Accountant

Performs professional accounting work in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and reporting requirements. Performs a variety of internal accounting functions including research and analysis of business unit and/or segment financial information, providing financial guidance to multi-disciplinary groups and remote service centres, and preparing and reviewing a variety of internal financial reports.

Specific Accountabilities

> Member of the StandardAero Huntsville, Alabama leadership team.
> Researches and provides analysis on business unit or segment financial information for the appropriate management group.
> Provides financial guidance to other disciplines on the product line or segment as required to follow in accordance with proper company policies and procedures.
> Assists with and prepares capital acquisition requests for the business unit.
> Responsible for or assists in the data collection, analysis and formation of the annual business unit’s/segment’s profit plan and may include coordination of the company sales plan.
> Acts as a liaison between the business unit and the central credit department in the collection of accounts receivables.
> Provides financial support to the remote service center business unit locations.
> Classifies and/or reviews recording of routine to complex accounting transactions.
> Prepares financial reports in a timely and accurate manner for the business unit and/or the segments and advises management on report results.
> Examines a variety of internal financial reports and documents for completeness, accuracy and conformance with company policy and accounting principles.
> Prepares projections of accounting data to show effects of proposed changes on income and financial condition.
> Ensures accounting systems and procedures are in compliance with company policies, acceptable accounting practices, and applicable regulations.
> Identifies accounting problems, researches possible solutions, forms conclusions to present to members of the management team or other individuals involved and processes corrections accordingly.
> Assists in the preparation of working papers for periodic government, external or internal audits.
> Produces a variety of ad-hoc reporting. Assists in preparation of reports for internal (SBU and segment) reporting requirements.
> Responsible for observing all applicable safety requirements and reporting immediately any unsafe practices/conditions.
> Carries out special projects as assigned.

Position Requirements

> Working knowledge of generally accepted accounting practices.
> Working knowledge of integrated financial systems.
> Working knowledge of Deltek Costpoint preferred.
> Good planning, organizational, analytical, interpersonal, decision making, oral and written communication skills.
> Working knowledge of integrated Information Technology systems in a professional business operating systems environment.
> University degree in commerce, business administration, commerce or related field; or equivalent.
> Recognized accounting designation or enrolled in CA, CMA, CGA, CPA or CFM program; or equivalent.
> Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government Security Clearance.
> Must be authorized to work in the United States.


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