167712,  Financial Analyst - MA - C -

Category: ADM
Job Title: Financial Analyst - MA - C
Region: MA-Massachusetts
City: Northampton
State: MA
Rate: $35 to $43.00 DOE
Duration: 3 Months
Description: Chipton-Ross is seeking a Financial Analyst for an opening in Northampton, MA.

In this role, you will support the Maritime Sensor Systems (MSS) Sector and will perform financial planning and analysis for the Sector, in order to understand current and projected business conditions and to meet reporting requirements. Specific outputs include the review of divisions’ results, the consolidation of MSS results, coordination of periodic reporting of the divisions and otherwise assisting the MSS CFO.

• Develop the MSS monthly operations review presentation materials. Coordinate reviews of the divisions’ operations review submittals.
• Plan MSS annual budgets and coordinate allocations to the divisions.
• Assist with the development of the Annual Operating Plan and monthly updates to the short term forecast (STF). Compile and analyze the results of the Divisions’ performance versus plan, STF and PY understanding significant variances at an MSS level.
• Assist in preparation and creation of Hyperion, Excel, and HFM files for forecasts, budgets, and strategic plans.
• Assist in preparation and data gathering for various periodic financial reports and data for Sector and Corporate Management.
• Conduct ongoing variance analysis against budget and forecast to understand current performance. Coordinate/develop corrective action plans.
• Assist in financial evaluation of acquisition candidates and in due diligence as assigned.
• Special projects and Ad Hoc requirements as required.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

•5+ years in Finance or Accounting within a DOD manufacturing environment.
• Experience with Long Term Foreign Contracts (DOD).
• Proficiency with Hyperion and HFM financial software and EXCEL and PowerPoint spreadsheets.
• Working knowledge of Hyperion Software.
• Must be able to handle confidential planning data and sensitive financial date of employees, consultants and marketing representatives with discretion.

• Typical office environment with agreeable working conditions
• Software used: Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, Outlook E-mail, Hyperion/HFM
• This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
• The use of safety equipment (PPE) is required in designated areas in the company.
• Light travel environments – less than 10%
Essential Physical Tasks:
• Must be able to sit or stand for up to eight hours
• Fine motor dexterity
• Hand-eye coordination
• Concentrated mental/visual demand
• On occasion, ability to travel domestically and internationally

Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting.

Accredited High School Diploma/GED


MISCELLANEOUS: Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.
Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.

Mahta Eslami at
343 Main Street
El Segundo, CA 90245

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x220 or (800) 927-9318 x220

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