BAE Systems Joint Venture Accountant in Endicott, New York

Job Description

The finance organization is a trusted business partner delivering information and innovative solutions for decision-making in order to deliver quality products and capabilities to our customers. We are committed to employee growth and development allowing employees to build a long-term career at BAE Systems. In addition to challenging day-to-day assignments, employees are encouraged to pursue special projects, participate in formal and informal mentoring programs and networking events, and rotate into different roles with increasing levels of responsibility. BAE Systems also provides employees with opportunities to engage with and positively impact the internal and external community in which we work.

The Joint Venture (JV) Accountant role provides Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable support to two Joint Ventures within the Engine Controls Product line

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Responsibilities include:

  • Accounts payable responsibilities for all JV activity

  • Customer credit limit establishment and maintenance

  • Customer interface for collection activities

  • Regular reporting of collection status

  • Obtain payment remittance detail

  • Participate on or contribute to process / quality improvement teams and / or initiatives

  • Support and implement performance driven changes in processes and procedures

  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as required

  • Support internal and external audits

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 2 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Bachelor s degree in business administration, accounting, finance, or related degree / equivalent experience

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools

  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced, time-sensitive environment

  • Strong interpersonal skills to interact with diverse work teams

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Analytical and problem solving skills

  • Capability to communicate and present financial data to other functions in an accurate and understandable manner

  • Experience with QuickBooks accounting software products

  • Previous experience in Accounting

  • General knowledge of industry practices and standards

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Joint Venture Accountant

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