Accountant 3-18010496

Location: Saint Charles
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No
Clearance Type: None
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

Northrop Grumman, Cutting Edge Optronics, is looking for a highly motivated, experienced Accountant to work in our Saint Charles, MO facility. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, strong organizational and analytical skills, and the ability to handle multiple assignments.

Under the supervision of the CFO this individual will be responsible for month end closing support, year-end tax reporting, and recording and reconciliation of payroll distribution. This individual must support monthly quarterly and year end reporting and prepare balance sheets, profit and loss statements, financial statements, and other accounting schedules and reports as needed. Maintain accounting systems to ensure an adequate recognition of financial transactions and internal controls.


This individual will also be responsible for recording and reconciling intercompany transactions, maintaining fixed asset book and tax records and reports along with other General Accounting functions as needed.



Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting
  • Minimum of five years of accounting experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Proficiency in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Strong knowledge of accounting concepts, procedures and techniques
  • ERP software and system experience
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of Government Accounting
  • Knowledge of Visual Manufacturing Software Applications
  • Use of MS Access or other software tools to extract and modify data from the ERP System

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job ID: 18010496