Maxar is seeking a Financial Analyst to work within our Program Finance Department. This position will support a satellite program office, and will manage and oversee day-to-day financial planning processes, including monthly reporting, EAC tracking and contract position. The Finance Operations team works closely with the CFO and senior executives to execute programs, and support the functional organizations.
Work with Program manager, Business Managers, Control Account Managers and Resource Managers to support the program financials
Support baselining process for new program implementation and contract modifications
Support the monthly financial cycle, including weekly reviews of performance and potential EAC changes
Analyze EAC variances and impact to P&L
Maintain accurate accounting of Contract Value and Program Milestones
Manage program risks and opportunities
Manage program reserves
Perform monthly variance analysis to help identify risks and opportunities
Build knowledge of Maxar Space’s business to become key financial business partner. Translate and interpret financial data into operational recommendations to improve and accelerate the business
Support Maxar Space’s Annual Operating Plan (AOP) processes
Provide ad hoc financial modeling and financial analysis
Support special projects and process improvements within the Finance organization
U.S. Citizenship or Perm Resident required
BS in Finance/Accounting/Economics
Minimum of 5 years of overall experience, with at least 3 years in a Financial Analyst role.
Superior analytical skills, combined with excellent business judgment and strong ability to clearly and concisely communicate with management level personnel
Very strong skills with Excel and other MS office applications
Active team player and works well under pressure
Organized, detail oriented individual with ability to multi-task and maintain accuracy of information
Integrity with confidential information
Creativity in solving complex problems
Ability to work independently in support of team objectives
Knowledge of Earned Value Management concepts and metrics
Commercial and/or Government Program finance experience
Government proposal experience
Experience with SAP S4, SAC and Tableau
Maxar employees must follow all applicable Maxar policies and COVID-19 requirements as well as those of Maxar customers and third parties. Individual job requirements may vary, and Maxar reserves the right to modify its policies and requirements as it deems appropriate in accordance with applicable law.
Maxar Technologies values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.