Kratos Technology & Training Solutions Corporate Assistant Controller in San Diego, California
GENERAL JOB SUMMARY:
The Corporate Assistant Controller oversees and participates in the preparation, support and completion of financial statements and other financial reports for the organization. As the Assistant Controller you would report directly to the Corporate Controller and be responsible for various duties.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Managing and assisting in the timely preparation, support and completion of accurate financial statements. Oversee and manage the preparation of all financial reports filed with the SEC.
Managing and assisting in month end closing and financial reporting processes (account analysis, account reconciliations, review and approve journal entries, review and approve equity transactions, review and approve benefit payments, etc.)
Develop and implement policies and procedures for the corporate finance and accounting functions; continually monitor for improvements and necessary changes.
Provide formal technical GAAP guidance to Business Unit Controllers, including the preparation of technical accounting position memorandums.
Provide SOX guidance to Business Unit Controllers
Manage the SOX Risk Assessment process, Enterprise Risk Assessment and Fraud Risk Assessment
Stay current on Financial Accounting standards, providing training and updates to Corporate and Business Units Accounting Team
Work with the Companys internal and external auditors, being the key contact and facilitator for all audit and financial reporting matters.
Participate in various ad-hoc projects and analysis as requested to support business decisions
Responsible for training, coaching, and managing the Financial Reporting Department including providing performance evaluations.
Experience and Skills:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
BA in Accounting or Finance Required
8 plus years of public accounting and industry experience working in a fast paced environment preferred
Strong GAAP knowledge and revenue recognition required
Experience overseeing preparation and audit of US GAAP compliant financial statement, including consolidations and intercompany transactions required
Three plus years supervisory/management experience required
Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by governing boards
SOX Experience required
Proficient in Microsoft Office suite products (above average Excel skills required)
Excellent written and oral communication skills required
Strong multitasker required
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail required
Demonstrated financial management skills, sound judgment, and high ethical standards required
Strong Leadership skills required
Self-motivated/proactive and positive attitude required
Preferred experience working in $250 million plus organizations
Preferred experience with FAR and CAS.
Job Tracking ID: 85347-229411
Location: San Diego, CA
Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated: October 06, 2016
Job Level: Any
Years of Experience: Any
Level of Education: Any
Starting Date: ASAP