Who We Are:|
Ball Aerospace leads the way in designing, developing and manufacturing innovative aerospace systems. We take on some of the most complex and exciting challenges in the universe--from space and Earth science to national security and intelligence programs.
We produce spacecraft, instruments and sensors, RF and microwave technologies, data exploitation solutions, and a variety of advanced aerospace technologies and products. In addition, we pioneered the development of the commercial remote sensing market, producing spacecraft and imaging systems that helped spawn a market-driven demand for imagery.
Our success is built on more than products or systems. Our team of more than 3,000 engineers, scientists, technicians and support staff drives all the achievements at Ball Aerospace. Whether contributing to a better understanding of the universe or helping keep our nation safe, our people bring their diverse backgrounds, perspectives and skills together to achieve a common mission.
What You'll Do
Provide financial analysis and support to prepare incurred cost claims for BATC; support Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) cost claim, systems and other audits; and assist in responses to internal and external customers.
Implement and interpret company policies and procedures relating to accounting, invoicing, and charging practices. Utilize fundamental knowledge of Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), Generally Accepted Accounting Practice (GAAP) and Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) cost principles. Use a variety of BATC electronic business systems and software tools to obtain, organize, and present relevant business data for management. Develop incurred cost claim schedules, analyze data and clearly report results in a timely manner. Apply FAR cost principles and negotiation techniques to incurred cost claims. Evaluate business practices for compliance with relevant regulatory requirements and recommend changes when required. Participate in and lead meetings with BATC departments, Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA), and Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA). Coordinate with outside departments to obtain reports and information to support Government audits/inquiries. Use audit techniques and experience to analyze costs, evaluate internal controls and support external audits. Provide training on FAR cost principles, CAS, and business ethics to other departments. Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule. Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units and the company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment. Establish and maintain an effective and professional working relationship with DCMA and DCAA. Provide official company responses to Government on wide variety of issues/audit reports. Provide training and presentations to internal and external customers. Perform other duties as necessary.
What You'll Need
BS in Accounting or related field, plus 8 or more years experience (Government Contract Accounting and / or audit experience preferred). Capability, experience and initiative to independently gather facts in order to evaluate and recommend alternatives to solve business challenges. Knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) allowability, allocability and reasonableness of costs. Strong computer skills, including MS Excel, Word, and Power Point. Job Cost accounting software experience (Deltek - CostPoint preferred). Report Writer Tool experience for data mining (SQL, Business Objects). Strong writing skills. Strong communication/presentation skills. General understanding of Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) subject to audit by DCAA at a major contractor location. Strong accounting/financial background in calculating indirect rates on Government contracts. In addition to the typical educational and experience requirements, a demonstrated capability to adequately perform the essential functions and responsibilities of the position and exhibit the skills and competencies of the grade level should be considered. Each higher level degree, i.e. Master's Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of experience. Two years of related experience may be substituted for each year of education .
Relocation: Relocation for this position is Available
US CITIZENSHIP OR PERMANENT RESIDENCY IS REQUIRED
Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
Ball Aerospace - 21 months ago
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