Vectrus Financial Accounting Manager in Kuwait

This position description is subject to change at any time as needed to meet the requirements of the program or company.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the general direction of the Director, Financeresponsible for maintaining a complex integrated system of financial services that contribute to cost effective accounting management control over the project financial records. Supervises the overall financial services and accounting tasks associated with the Middle East Regional Service Center (ME RSC) to provide accurate, timely, and reliable services and reports. Services include accounting, forecasting, cost analysis, and active participation in the overall accounting period close planning, financial accounting reconciliation and analysis, and reporting.

MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES: Please list by order of priority and, if possible, provide the percentage of time spent on the activity all should equal 100%.

1.Exercises supervisory responsibility over all financial areas of the program including general ledger accounting, accounts payable: (50%)

2.Ensures that all financial reporting activities for the program are thoroughly and timely prepared and reviewed and that all reports are in compliance with appropriate financial standards and company requirements. (15%)

3.Assists Senior Management in development of strategic business plans and forecasts; monitors actual vs. budget/forecast ensuring financial statements provide a realistic view of the financial position. (15%)

4. Overall financial compliance including review of financial procedures and practices to ensure compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Practices (GAAP), Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) and Sarbanes-Oxley requirements. (5%)

5. Interfaces with internal and external auditors (5%)

6.Other financial-related duties including: consulting with senior management and functional managers regarding financial-related activities; develop and implement financial controls;conduct financial reviews of program areas; prepare and analyze various financial reports; develop and monitor performance metrics for financial management, and; other duties as required.(10%)

MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED:

Personal computer, (Microsoft Office products), printers, calculator, FAX machine, copy machine and other general office equipment.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:

Work is generally conducted in an office environment. However, duties may occasionally involve working outside with a potential exposure to extreme temperatures. Employee use of personal protective equipment (PPE) is required for some situations. PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, torso, respiratory, vision, and hearing protective devices. Must comply with all Fire and Safety Regulations and post policies.

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES:

Work may require light lifting, stooping, climbing, standing, prolonged sitting, and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to physical, chemical or biological agents

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education/Certifications: One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required.

High school diploma or equivalent

Bachelor degree in accounting or finance; MBA and /or CPA certificate is strongly preferred

Experience:

Seven years of experience in all areas of accounting and finance. Previous management experience is required. Experience in operations with multiple locations is preferred

Skills:

Expert-level knowledge of automated financial systems. Specific knowledge regarding Infinium and Jamis financial systems is required.

SUPERVISORY/BUDGET RESPONSIBILITIES:

Manages a department of up to 15 employees through section leads direct reports. Overall general accounting responsibility for the entire ME RSC.

Job: Accounting/Finance

Title: Financial Accounting Manager

Location: Kuwait

Requisition ID: MID000063

Clearance Level required at Start Date: No Clearance Required

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.