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Associate Accountant

Category: Business Management
Location: Irving, Texas
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Clearance Type: None
Telecommute: Yes –May Consider Occasional/Part Time Teleworking for this position
Shift: 1st Shift
Travel Required: No
Positions Available: 1

Northrop Grumman Enterprise Shared Services is seeking an Accountant to support the A/P support 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. Candidate must demonstrate an understanding of basic accounting principles and concepts, and be able to communicate A/P related accounting policies and procedures, as well as demonstrating analytical and problem solving skills. Responsibilities include:
Providing guidance to A/P Analysts, based on knowledge of accounting policies and procedures.
The ability to communicate related accounting policies and procedures
The ability to develop solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity
Support month-end requirements
Respond to audit requests
Prepare/review multiple reports on a monthly basis within required time frame
Complete special projects as assigned
Posting accruals
Analyzing data,
Creating metrics
Liaison with other areas such as systems support, tax, and SAP security
Ensuring desk procedures are up to date.

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting/ Finance or related field, or Associates with 2 years relevant experience; or High School diploma (or equivalent) with 4 years of relevant experience in Accounts Payable.
Intermediate to advanced skills in Excel and thorough knowledge of other Microsoft applications including Word and Outlook
Strong attention to detail and accounting oriented, and the ability to multi task, manage time, and prioritize tasks
Preferred Qualifications:
SAP Experience
Experience in a financial shared services environment
Gov’t contracting experience.
Advance Excel Skills
Understanding of FAR, GAAP, and SOX requirements.
Knowledge and experience with ALTERYX
Tax experience
Foreign invoice processing experience.

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Salary Range
$61,000.00 - 92,000.00
per Year
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Irving, TX, US