Raytheon Principal Financial Analyst in Tucson, Arizona

Advanced Missile System – Advance Hypersonic Weapons Systems (AHWS) has an opening for a Financial Analyst. AHWS is developing a portfolio of high speed missiles that will play a pivotal role in the future battlespace. Products include High Speed Air-Breathing Weapons, Boost Glide Weapons, Advanced Threat Missile Defeat and other technologies, concepts and enablers. Hypersonic capabilities are a national priority with long-term funding allocated in the USA President’s Five Year Budget. This position is a growth opportunity to learn exciting new technologies while working on large programs that will make Raytheon the premier provider of offensive and defensive solutions to the warfighter. Due to the nature of the technologies, Secret clearance or the ability to secure secret clearance is required. The Financial Analyst will provide support to the High-speed Air-breathing Weapons Concept, a $150M+ program. Tasks include working compilation of forecasts/manpower, EACs in a development environment, earned value management and preparing presentations for Program Management reviews. The ideal individual for this job will be a good communicator with a desire to learn and interface with CAMs, the ability to work independently on a variety of tasks, and the ability to interact with all business functions. The expectation of the RMS Finance Leadership Team is that our finance professionals embody the following analytical characteristics: Act like an entrepreneur Think like a customer Consider external forces Translate data into stories Be driven by relevance Engage in conceptual thinking Adopt a system view General Disciplines and Responsibilities Program Business Analysis: Budgeting, forecasting, and variance analysis of resources for current and future orders Variable and fixed labor assessment to determine optimal manpower levels Material related sales and supplier cost management Earned Value Management reporting and analysis Risk and Opportunity valuation and impact on contract profitability Minimum Required Skills: Minimum 6-years professional experience in business discipline with bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, math or a related field or a with master’s degree and 4 years of experience Strong experience with Excel (pivot tables, advanced formulas) Proven ability to meet critical deadlines Strong communication skills and experience working within teams Experience using financial software systems Must be able to obtain a secret clearance. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date. Highly Desired Skills: Preference given to candidates having used MPM, APEX EV, wlnsight and other EVM tools Experience using SAP Business Systems software Experience in providing business support for contract activities, utilizing cost/schedule performance measurement systems (Earned Value Management System) Understanding of Earned Value Management principles and processes including preparation of IPMR formats 1 & 5 Analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills 125856

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