Principal Project Financial Analyst (Hybrid)

    • BAE Systems
  • Hudson, NH
  • Posted 59 days ago | Updated 2 hours ago


On Site
USD 96,470.00 - 164,010.00 per year
Full Time


Earned value management
Microsoft Office
Policies and procedures
Project finance
Financial analysis
Cash flow
Business plans
Operational excellence
Government contracts
Internal control
Continuous improvement
Business administration
Problem solving
Analytical skill
Information Technology
Customer support
Professional development
Global Positioning System
Adobe AIR
Proposal writing
Computer networking
Regulatory Compliance
Programmable logic controller

Job Details

Job Description
Our employees work on the world's most advanced electronics - from GPS devices for munitions and platforms to multi-function seekers that enable detecting threats for precision strike. Spanning air, land, sea, and space, we are developing the technology of tomorrow, delivered today. Drawing strength from our differences, we're innovating for the future. In addition, you can, too.

The LR-PGK program within the Precision Guidance & Sensing Solutions (PGSS) product line is seeking a passionate and experienced project finance analyst to support this exciting and challenging development program. The candidate will be responsible for ensuring timely and accurate program financial analysis for all programs within the assigned program area. This includes external & internal reporting, proposal support, leading program Estimates at Complete (EACs), managing cash flow, supporting quarterly business reviews, and leading the Integrated Business Plan for assigned programs. This individual will develop relationships as a full business partner with the program teams, support the business area strategy and provide financial data and analysis for decision-making.

Because this role involves a combination of collaborative/in-person and independent work, it will take the form of a hybrid work format, with time split between working onsite and remote. To be considered for this role, the candidate must reside within a reasonable commute of Hudson NH or Huntsville AL.

The finance organization is a trusted business partner delivering information and innovative solutions for decision-making in order to deliver quality products and capabilities to our customers and, ultimately, the warfighter. We are committed to employee growth and development allowing employees to build a long-term career at BAE Systems. In addition to challenging day-to-day assignments, employees are encouraged to pursue special projects, participate in formal and informal mentoring programs and networking events, and rotate into different roles with increasing levels of responsibility. BAE Systems also provides employees with opportunities to engage with and positively influence the internal and external community in which we work.

Our flexible work environment, including every other Friday off, provides you a chance to change the world without giving up your personal life. We work to cultivate a diverse and inclusive environment that inspires teamwork, personal excellence, and growth. We collaborate with and focus on our customers. We are committed to Achieving Operational Excellence.

Come join BAE Systems and help us in our mission as "We Protect Those Who Protect Us ."

"Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires ship status"


Responsibilities include:
  • Supporting weekly, monthly, and quarterly reporting requirements both internally and externally
  • Proposal support through pricing basis of estimates, and preparing request for bid approvals (RBA); participating in fact-finding, statements of position, and negotiations
  • Reporting & presenting financials to management
  • Serving as a full business partner to the program team
  • Working with the contracts function for funding, billings, and other contractual items
  • Creating and influencing program baselines through earned value management
  • Developing and monitoring program risks and opportunities
  • Developing financial forecasts and analyzing estimates at completion
  • Significant program team contributor. Coordinating team meetings and reviews.
  • Ensure compliance to internal controls while seeking out opportunities for continuous improvement
  • Because this role involves a combination of collaborative/in-person and independent work, it will take the form of a hybrid work format, with time split between working onsite and remotely. The onsite work location can either be Hudson NH or Huntsville AL.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, accounting, finance, or related degree / and 6 years of work experience; alternatively, a master's degree and 4 years of work experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools
  • Demonstrated problem solving and in-depth analytical skills
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate and present financial data to other functions in an accurate, concise, and understandable manner
  • Strong interpersonal skills to influence diverse work teams
  • Ability to prioritize and self-manage a multi-tasked workload in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to make decisions with sound judgment while complying with policies and procedures
Pursuant to a specific U.S. Government contract, selected individual must be a U.S. Person.

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Experience with Oracle, Hyperion, ProPricer, Cobra, and iPortal
  • Experience with project forecasting and analysis, particularly in a US Defense environment
  • Experience in program finance and/or other finance functional disciplines
  • Experience with proposals
  • Understanding and knowledge industry practices and standards as well as company policies

Pay Information
Full-Time Salary Range: $96470 - $164010

Please note: This range is based on our market pay structures. However, individual salaries are determined by a variety of factors including, but not limited to: business considerations, local market conditions, and internal equity, as well as candidate qualifications, such as skills, education, and experience.

Employee Benefits: At BAE Systems, we support our employees in all aspects of their life, including their health and financial well-being. Regular employees scheduled to work 20+ hours per week are offered: health, dental, and vision insurance; health savings accounts; a 401(k) savings plan; disability coverage; and life and accident insurance. We also have an employee assistance program, a legal plan, and other perks including discounts on things like home, auto, and pet insurance. Our leave programs include paid time off, paid holidays, as well as other types of leave, including paid parental, military, bereavement, and any applicable federal and state sick leave. Employees may participate in the company recognition program to receive monetary or non-monetary recognition awards. Other incentives may be available based on position level and/or job specifics.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems' game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.