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Spirit AeroSystems Financial Planning & Analysis Analyst Accountant 3 in Wichita, Kansas


Spirit AeroSystems designs and builds aerostructures for both commercial and defense customers. With headquarters in Wichita, Kansas, Spirit operates sites in the U.S., U.K., France and Malaysia. The company's core products include fuselages, pylons, nacelles and wing components for the world's premier aircraft. Spirit AeroSystems focuses on affordable, innovative composite and aluminum manufacturing solutions to support customers around the globe.


Key Accountabilities:

  • Maintain company book of accounts by preparing, collecting, and analyzing accounting data to communicate financial information to company organizations and external customers.

  • Provide financial guidance and recommendations to management, customers, and employees.

  • Ensure compliance with government laws and regulations, policies, and professional standards.

  • Develop and implement new accounting methods and processes, as well as improvements to automated accounting systems.

  • Identify and resolves complex financial issues.

  • Support Government agency (DCAA/DCMA) audits and reviews as well as internal audits to ensure continued compliance.

  • Identify weaknesses and recommend solutions to mitigate issues and strengthen processes or adherence to the processes.

  • Troubleshoot process and tool issues to determine root cause and corrective actions.

  • Set up indirect labor and non-labor charge-lines, resolve data discrepancies, and close out charge-lines as required.

  • Coordinate integration of Defense data into total Company rollups.

  • Work on continuous improvement initiatives to strengthen process, tools, and resources for compliance, efficiency, transparency, collaboration, to improve profitability and to support Defense business growth.


Required Skills and Experience:

  • This role requires US Citizenship

  • Candidates must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance (Secret level or above).

  • Either a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or other related course of study with a minimum of 6 years of related work experience OR an MBA with a minimum of 4 years of related work experience

  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite

Preferred Qualifications:

Strong background / competency in SAP is preferred

Spirit AeroSystems is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Job LocationsUS-KS-Wichita

Posted Date1 month ago(8/14/2020 5:33 PM)

Requisition ID2020-5654