5 months ago
Financial Control/ Earned Value Management System Analyst
Business Unit UTC Aerospace Systems
Job ID 58442BR Date posted 12/22/City Houston
Do you have what it takes to push the boundaries of game-changing technologies, deliver results while working with a diverse team of talented individuals, and challenge yourself knowing that what we do matters to Spaceflight? Are you Mission Ready? This job is for you!
Our Houston facility has an opening for an Earned Value System Analyst. The candidate will successfully manage assigned projects and task through significant milestones to provide technically sound products within program schedule and budget. The candidate will assume primary responsibility for project leadership, execution, and customer contact. The candidate will collaborate with a wide variety of functional areas inside and outside the organization to deliver results and be responsive to internal and external customer needs.
Responsibilities will include (but are not limited to): assist in work breakdown structures, program scheduling, monitoring and analyzing program cost, coordinating and summarizing estimates at completion data, preparing cost and performance management reports for internal and external customers, coordinating manpower projection activity, preparing internal cost of sales/profit projections, measuring, analyzing and reporting performance against planned financial metrics, determining and monitoring program funding requirements, supporting customer and internal program reviews. This position’s responsibilities also include supporting effective project execution relative to cost performance, delivery performance and effective program resource planning. This position will need to ensure that their programs adhere to proper EVMS management practices, providing leadership and guidance to CIPT/IPT EVMS analysts, program managers and CAMs supporting the programs.
As part of a team, there are opportunities for cross-training to gain exposure into other parts of the Space Systems financial planning and analysis and accounting organization. The ideal candidate has a strong desire to learn about all aspects of finance within a business unit, will have excellent interpersonal and analytical skills, and a high level of motivation. The position requires a good understanding of GAAP and excellent PC skills.
Systems Exposed To:
* SAP/Tiger/Cobra/EVMS Reporting tool
* Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access)
* Customer focus: Helping to provide business unit management with data that is useful for decision-making is a key to success in this position.
* Analytical thinking: The incumbent in this position will have opportunity to develop analytical skills as they are applied to all aspects of a business unit’s financial activity.
* Communication skills: Interact with many different functions and levels throughout the organization.
* Focusing on results: Opportunity to understand processes that affect all of the Space Systems finance organization.
* Teamwork: part of a small team where helping each other out benefits the entire group and provides cross-training.
Must be a U.S. Citizen, must either hold a current US DoD clearance or must be able to obtain and maintain a clearance if required, and successfully complete a U.S. government background investigation.
This job is considered a sensitive position in accordance with NASA Guidelines. The selected candidate will be subject to drug and alcohol testing per NASA's regulation subpart 1823.5 Drug-Free Workforce.
Education: Bachelor’s degree (in Finance/Accounting preferred) and 3-5+ years of experience
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.