Accounting Assistant 4 Job at Northrop Grumman – 4.0 in Texas

Job Description

Requisition ID: R10039130

Category: Business Management

Location: Unknown City, Texas, United States of America

Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship

Clearance Type: None

Telecommute: Yes- May Consider Full Time Teleworking for this position

Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)

Travel Required: No

Positions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation’s history – from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they’re making history.

Northrop Grumman Enterprise Shared Services is seeking an Accounting Assistant to support the Accounts Payable team.

The selected individual will report to the manager of Accounts Payable Solutions and will utilize SAP and Open Text to support Accounts Payable functions in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles, company policies and procedures, disclosure statements, and government regulations, as they relate to our accounts payable tasks.

Primary responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

Non-processing duties such as cost transfer adjustments, processing refund checks, researching and clearing items that have gone into an exception status, and helping coordinate and assisting with month end close activities and occasional posting of invoices

Must demonstrate excellent customer service, be a strong team player with a collaborative mindset, and be able and willing to provide guidance and support to other Accounts Payable Colleagues

Knowledge of FATCA and tax compliance would be a plus

This person will be an instrumental to the completion of projects and goals associated within the A/P area

Coordinating with multiple team members to ensure month end close activities are completed timely will be a major responsibility.

The ability to professionally communicate related accounting policies and procedures.

The ability to multitask and work independently to meet service delivery agreements

Research and respond to audit requests

The ability to develop solutions using a logical thought process and approach to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity.

Support month-end requirements

Prepare/review multiple reports on a monthly basis within required time frame

Complete special projects as assigned

Basic Qualifications:
1 to 3 years of Experience in Accounts Payable or General Accounting, or a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance or related field.

Intermediate skills in Excel and thorough knowledge of other Microsoft applications including Word and Outlook

Excellent customer service skills

Strong attention to detail and accounting orientation, and the ability to multi-task and mange time

Preferred Qualifications:
SAP Experience

Degree in Accounting, Business Management, Finance, or another related field

Experience in a Financial Services Environment

Advanced Excel Skills

Understanding of FAR, GAAP, and SOX requirements.

Salary Range: $46,600 USD – $69,800 USD

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 (https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/) we require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by their start date. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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Company: Northrop Grumman – 4.0

Company Location:  Texas

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