As a Staff Accountant at Corporate Headquarters (CHQ), you will be responsible for general ledger accounting activities, conducting financial analyses, and completing other accounting and reporting tasks. In this role, your responsibilities will include:
Preparing journal entries and supporting schedules. Reconciling and analyzing general ledger accounts.
Performing routine accounting activities related to fixed assets and leases. Preparing the fixed assets roll-forward schedule.
Preparing and transmitting inter-division invoices. Assisting in monitoring and reconciling inter-division activity for the period.
Supporting Corporate Office financial reporting processes, including generating financial reports and loading financial information into the consolidated financial reporting system.
Generating subsidiary ledger financial statements and preparing trial balance analyses.
Fielding inquiries and requests from internal and external stakeholders and responding in a timely manner.
Conducting technical topic research within web-based accounting research tools. Preparing recommendations or analysis based on the results of the research.
Responding to audit requests in a timely manner.
Participating in continuous improvement efforts.
To qualify for this position you must possess the following:
BA/BS degree in accounting, finance, or a related field.
CPA or CPA eligible.
1-3 years' experience in an accounting or accounting-related position.
Experience working with teams and collaborating across functional areas.
Strong attention to detail with a proven track record of accuracy in all work products.
Must have the ability to identify and combine relevant information from multiple sources into coherent financial analyses.
Must have the ability to establish task-level details and priorities based on a broad objective.
Must possess strong professional communication skills including the ability to effectively communicate with senior executives.
Additional Salary Information: Up to a 10% bonus annually.
Internal Number: 2019-1137
About General Dynamics Corporate Headquarters
General Dynamics is a market leader in business aviation; land and expeditionary combat systems, armaments and munitions; shipbuilding and marine systems; and information systems and technologies. With just over 100,000 employees in 47 countries, we operate globally through four business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Marine Systems, Mission Systems, and Information Systems and Technology.
As a Corporate Headquarters employee, working in Falls Church, Virginia, you will gain a broad understanding of the General Dynamics' portfolio; work with accomplished professionals; enjoy a work-life balance; and grow your career while your leadership invests in your continued professional success.
General Dynamics is committed to helping our employees and their families lead healthy, productive lives. General Dynamics offers a wide array of plans in its flexible benefits program with options to help our employees succeed at work and at home.
We proudly support a culture of inclusion that encourages a work environment that honors diverse opinions.
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran.