Aerojet-Rocketdyne

  • Canoga Park, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Aerojet Rocketdyne is an innovative company delivering solutions that create value for its customers in the aerospace and defense markets. The company is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader that provides propulsion and energetics to the space, missile defense and strategic systems, tactical systems and armaments areas, in support of domestic and international markets.

$63,000 - $81,000 yearly
Aerojet-Rocketdyne Rancho Cordova, CA, USA
Sep 18, 2018
Full time
Aerojet Rocketdyne seeks a Senior Compensation Analyst to work out of its Rancho Cordova, CA location. This position reports directly to Director of Compensation and has the responsibility for conducting market pricing activities, providing guidance on job classification evaluations, and administering various compensation programs.   Additional Requirements and Preferred Qualifications: Strong knowledge of compensation theories and practices and a demonstrated ability in providing guidance and counsel to leaders and employees required. The ability to effectively communicate across all levels of the organization is expected. Attention to detail and accuracy is critical, as well as the ability to handle multiple tasks, shifting priorities and ambiguity while remaining flexible. Proficiency in HR systems (including report writing) and MS Office, with advanced skills in Excel is required. Certification in Compensation is strongly preferred. Experience in a fast-paced engineering environment and manufacturing industry is preferred. Proficiency in market analysis tools such as Market Pay is highly desirable Team A Hunter Affonso
Aerojet-Rocketdyne Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 18, 2018
Full time
Aerojet Rocketdyne seeks an Analyst, Auditor ( Business Controls Auditor) for our Sacramento, CA office. You will be part of our Business Controls team with high visibility to the Company's Senior Financial Executives and Board of Directors. This position reports to the Manager of Business Controls. Estimated 5-10% travel with potential increase based on company transactions.  Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each) Under general supervision:   55% - Supports the Company’s compliance with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) and Government Contracting/Compliance framework, including; identifying, monitoring, developing audit programs, and testing operating effectiveness of controls identified by management.   25% - Supports operational and process review activities to improve the overall efficiency and integration of the Company’s control environment/architecture, including; evaluating new processes and command media, developing audit programs, and testing effectiveness of specific activities to support the implementation of process improvements and best practices.   10% - Supports the development of the Company's Accounting Policies and Procedures.   5% - Responds to and supports Chief Financial Officer requests associated with special projects and/or accounting initiatives.   5% - Supports Merger, Acquisition and Divesture initiatives. Requirements Requires a Bachelor's degree in Accounting and at least three (3) years of progressive financial, audit, and operational experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. US Citizenship required. Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level (U.S. Citizenship required). Must also be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.   Team A Hunter Affonso
$54,000 - $68,000 yearly
Aerojet-Rocketdyne Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 18, 2018
Full time
Aerojet Rocketdyne is seeking a Senior Analyst, Technical Accounting. This position is located in Sacramento, CA. You will be part of a new technical accounting team with high visibility to the Company's Senior Financial Executives and program teams. This position reports to the Director of Accounting. Estimated 5-10% travel with potential increase based on company transactions.   Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each) Working under limited general direction:   50% - Provide technical accounting expertise to program teams ensuring continued application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). Evaluate complex customer contacts to determine appropriate accounting treatment. Partner with program teams to proactively identify, communicate and resolve accounting issues.   20% - Drive operational and process review activities to improve the overall efficiency and integration of accounting framework including evaluating new processes and command media and implementing process improvements and best practices.   20% - Drive special projects and/or accounting initiatives including mergers, acquisitions and divesture initiatives.   10% - Monitor the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and other relevant accounting guidance. Proactively identify and communicate accounting changes that impact the Company. Work with team to assess, implement and monitor the Company’s adoption of new accounting guidance. Support on-going maintenance and enhancement of the Company's accounting policies and procedures.   Team A Hunter Affonso
Aerojet-Rocketdyne Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 18, 2018
Full time
Aerojet Rocketdyne seeks an Analyst, Technical Accounting . This position can be located in our Sacramento, CA, El Segundo, CA or Huntsville, AL facility.   You will be part of a new technical accounting team with high visibility to the Company's Senior Financial Executives and program teams. This position reports to the Director of Accounting. Estimated 5-10% travel with potential increase based on company transactions.  Working under general supervision:   50% - Provide technical accounting expertise to program teams ensuring continued application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). Evaluate complex customer contacts to determine appropriate accounting treatment. Partner with program teams to proactively identify, communicate and resolve accounting issues.   20% - Support operational and process review activities to improve the overall efficiency and integration of accounting framework including evaluating new processes and command media and implementing process improvements and best practices.   20% - Support special projects and/or accounting initiatives including mergers, acquisitions and divesture initiatives.   10% - Support monitoring of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and other relevant accounting guidance. Proactively identify and communicate accounting changes that impact the Company.  Work with team to assess, implement and monitor the Company’s adoption of new accounting guidance. Support on-going maintenance and enhancement of the Company's accounting policies and procedures   Team A Hunter Affonso  
Aerojet-Rocketdyne Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 18, 2018
Full time
Aerojet Rocketdyne is seeking a Senior Analyst, General Accounting (Senior Accountant) for our Sacramento, CA office.   This position reports to the Manager, General Accounting and contributes to the development, implementation and execution of plans in accordance with the Company's prepayment initiative in addition to performing a multitude of accounting and financial analysis activities that support the initiatives and goals of Shared Business Services Units:Payroll, A/P, A/R, Fixed Assets, and Business Systems.   This current opening may be filled at this level as posted or at one level higher. Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each) Working under limited general direction:   40% - Performs all accounting tasks on a daily, weekly, monthly basis relating to the Aerojet Rocketdyne Prepayment processing and analysis, including recording, monitoring, reconciliation, and supplying metrics to upper management.   30% - Performs monthly accounting activities such as journal entries, account reconciliations, variance analyses, and ad hoc analyses, ensuring that all financial data is presented clearly, accurately and with supporting documentation and that all deadlines are met. Prepares reports summarizing business and financial activities.   20% - Assists with ad hoc projects of varying degrees of complexity focusing on process improvements that will maximize efficiencies while maintaining high levels of accuracy.   10% - Provides support of audit requests for external, internal and DCAA audits as needed. Requirements Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or a related major with a minimum of six (6) years' experience in general ledger accounting, financial analysis and reporting, and account reconciliation, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.   US citizenship required. Must be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information. Having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.   Minimal travel may be required.   Additional Requirements and Preferred Qualifications: Excellent analytical skills. Ability to perform research and in-depth evaluation. Demonstrated ability to manage projects, ability to prioritize to meet critical deadlines, and focus on work product quality and accuracy. Adherence to strict confidentiality. Strong proficiency in Excel (Pivot Tables/Vlookups) and Microsoft Office products. Independent, self-motivated individual with strong organization skills and attention to detail. Good team player with ability to build strong working relationships. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a hands on approach to process improvement and effective problem resolution. Experience with Oracle or other ERP systems and OBIEE is strongly desired. Familiarity with various SBS Services functions: Payroll, A/P, A/R, Fixed Assets, Business Systems desired. Experience with Government Accounting/Project Accounting and Procurement a plus. CPA, MS or MBA a plus.   Work Environment and Physical Requirements: Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit and to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 15 pounds; may require minimal walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.   Hunter Affonso Team A
Aerojet-Rocketdyne Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 18, 2018
Full time
Aerojet Rocketdyne is seeking a Specialist, Technical Accounting. This position can be located in our Sacramento, CA; El Segundo, CA; or Huntsville, AL facility.  You will be part of a new technical accounting team with high visibility to the Company's Senior Financial Executives and program teams. This position reports to the Director of Accounting. Estimated 5-10% travel with potential increase based on company transactions.   This current opening may be filled at this level as posted or at one level higher. Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each) Work is performed with minimal direction:   50% - Provide technical accounting expertise to program teams ensuring continued application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). Evaluate complex customer contacts to determine appropriate accounting treatment. Partner with program teams to proactively identify, communicate and resolve accounting issues.   20% - Drive operational and process review activities to improve the overall efficiency and integration of accounting framework including evaluating new processes and command media and implementing process improvements and best practices.   20% - Drive special projects and/or accounting initiatives including mergers, acquisitions and divesture initiatives.   10% - Monitor the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and other relevant accounting guidance. Proactively identify and communicate accounting changes that impact the Company. Work with team to assess, implement and monitor the Company’s adoption of new accounting guidance. Support on-going maintenance and enhancement of the Company's accounting policies and procedures. Requirements Requires a Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related discipline and at least (10) ten years of related experience (or an equivalent combination of education and experience).   US Citizenship required. Must also be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.   Additional Requirements and Preferred Qualifications: CPA with attestation or equivalent needed. Big 4 experience is preferred. Understanding of accounting systems, applications, directives and procedures a must. Experience in manufacturing accounting and/or government contracting experience a plus. Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), including revenue accounting standards (ASC606), cost accounting, and general ledger accounting expected. Principles of business management, including long term contract accounting, methods, and procedures. The successful candidate will have the following abilities: Apply general accounting principles/standards and auditing standards and procedures. Research and determine application of new accounting standard. Evaluate complex and/or high volumes of data to develop conclusions. Communicate effectively both orally and in writing, including preparing comprehensive, clear and concise analytical reports and presentations. Analyze situations accurately and adopt an effective course of action. Make sound decisions and recommendations in regard to the Company’s accounting and business management activities. Establish and maintain effective working relationships. Work independently with limited supervision in an fast paced environment. Drive team engagement.   Work Environment and Physical Requirements: Employees in this position must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit and to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 15 pounds; may require minimal walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. This position may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.   Hunter Affonso Team A
Aerojet-Rocketdyne Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 18, 2018
Full time
We are seeking a  Director, Program Scheduling  to join our  Canoga Park, CA, Sacramento, CA or Huntsville, AL  operation.   This position involves leadership, development, and deployment of the Aerojet Rocketdyne Program Scheduling organization. Selected candidate will utilize his/her extensive Earned Value Management (EVM) knowledge and experience to consolidate and align all program schedulers to operate within this discipline while successfully interfacing with Integrated Master Planning, Master Production Scheduling, and Material Planning. Key hand-offs between disciplines must be implemented.   This leadership responsibility will include building and fortifying a Program Scheduling organization to include distinct EVM/EV Lite, analytical, and reporting skills. Tool sets require assessment, selection, procurement, operational training, and program deployment. Key procedures, work instructions, and training require development and must be applied across the enterprise. Additionally, understanding Cost and Schedule integration requirements and assuring the program scheduling and business management organizations are aligned is essential. Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each) Initial role priorities include consolidating program schedulers and building the skill set to staff programs full EVM reporting requirements as well as tailoring EVM to meet program needs. The selected candidate’s organization will develop critical skills playing a significant and important role in planning and execution, partnering with both program office and other Centers of Excellence (COEs).   Candidate will be required to define personnel job descriptions and levels, determine training requirements, personnel deployment strategies, skills retention/attraction, and career path opportunities. Also requires the creation of standard work processes and determining key metrics that demonstrate the effectiveness and alignment of multiple scheduling levels.   40% - Assess current staffing, identify strengths and weaknesses, develop staffing plan and implement.   20% - Define roles, responsibilities, tools, processes & methods necessary for Program Scheduling.   15% - Ensure program schedule standard work is integrated with all necessary processes including EVM, Cost, and Master Production Scheduling.   15% - Administer training for processes across the enterprise.   10% - Lead transition activities for all Programs from the current to future state process. Requirements Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Operations Management, Program Management, Engineering or equivalent and at least fourteen (14) years of progressive experience that includes demonstrated proficiency leading teams through complex organizational, system and process related initiatives. Experience with compliance and audit criteria to ensure alignment with Government/Customer requirements is essential.   US Citizenship required. Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level (U.S. Citizenship required). Must also be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.     Work Environment and Physical Requirements: Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit and to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 15 pounds; may require minimal walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.   Hunter Affonso Team A
Aerojet-Rocketdyne Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 18, 2018
Full time
Aerojet Rocketdyne  seeks a highly motivated and dynamic individual to join our growing internal audit team as a  Senior Analyst, Audit (Senior Internal Auditor)  at our  Sacramento, CA  or  Canoga Park, CA  (Los Angeles, CA) location.    You will be part of our audit staff with high visibility to the Company's Senior Executives. This position reports to the Manager of Internal Audit.   The right candidate will be responsible for performing various internal audit projects with minimal supervision, in accordance with the Company’s internal audit plan. Engagements are risk-based (not recurring, rotational projects) and include Operational, Financial, Compliance, Advisory, and Investigative examinations.   This current opening may be filled at this level as posted or at one level higher. Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each) 90% - Plan and perform internal audits under the supervision of the Manager of Internal Audit. This responsibility includes: Performing audits in accordance with professional standards, including the development and adherence to assignment budgets and audit programs and assisting in: Formulating audit objectives. The design, development and implementation of manual and automated audit methods and techniques to improve auditor productivity. Audit oversight, planning and training, including providing technical support and advice to other less experienced auditors. Drafting internal audit reports reflecting the results of the work performed. Building management relationships by demonstrating professionalism, a facilitative communication style and constructive responses to auditee needs. Interacting or consulting with multiple stakeholders in the identification of functional, organizational and procedural issues and observations, including recommendations for improvements/efficiencies. Working as project lead with general supervision over other internal auditors, including audit resources from our co-source partner. 10% - Support process improvement and recruiting activities. Requirements Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance or risk management discipline and (6) six years of progressive financial and/or operational experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.   US Citizenship required. Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level (U.S. Citizenship required). Must also be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.   Additional Requirements: Strong financial accounting and internal control background. Understanding of internal control concepts and experience in applying them in various business processes, areas and functions. Ability to effectively communicate in both oral and written forms. Ability to travel approximately 20% of the time. Desired Qualifications: Professional certification, such as Certified Public Accountant, Certified Internal Auditor or equivalent professional designation. MBA or other advanced degree desired. Audit experience within a manufacturing, aerospace and defense or government contracting environment. Cost accounting experience. Previous public accounting and/or private industry experience with knowledge of accounting, finance, risk management, and internal control. Understanding of technical aspects of earned value management and/or financial reporting. Experience auditing in an ERP Environment such as Oracle. Experience with automated work paper systems. Working knowledge of analytical tools (ACL, MS Access & Excel) to analyze, interpret and organize a wide variety of data, information, and ideas to identify trends and form valid conclusions.     Work Environment/Physical Requirements: Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit and to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 15 pounds; may require minimal walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.   Hunter Affonso Team A