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Job #: R-00012283
Location: Tucson, AZ
Category: Accounting
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Corporate

Job Description:

Leidos Corporate Group is seeking a Senior Manager of Accounting Analytics to manage our Accounting & Analytics team and support the overall Accounting team in Tucson, Arizona. In this role, you will be responsible for managing the accounting processes, procedures and controls for the team. We are looking for someone with superior communication skills who can communicate effectively with all levels within our organization, strong technical accounting skills, and ability to add value and additional capabilities to our team.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Manage the Accounting and Analytics team and ensure that the team is properly trained and mentored.
  • Responsible for close responsibilities such as managing the accrual process, reserve accounting, and other duties of the team.
  • Drive various projects & initiatives requiring effective presentations to others regarding policies, practices and procedures.
  • Responsible for maintaining a high level of customer service within our team and among other teams we work with by creating transparent processes, effective communications, and developing ways to eliminate process bottlenecks.
  • Developing and leading streamlining and automation efforts, including Robotics Process Automation.
  • Possess expertise in emerging and high risk technical accounting areas of GAAP to identify issues and develop solutions to resolve.
  • Interact closely with our Controller team in Reston to ensure operational accounting is in alignment with GAAP and Leidos procedures.


REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and 8+ years of accounting experience or Master's Degree in Accounting with 6+ years of prior relevant experience.
  • Active Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and possess knowledge and past experience of accounting standards such as ASC 842 and ASC 606.
  • Prior public accounting experience within an audit practice is highly preferred.
  • Effective leadership and communication (verbal, written, presentation) skills.
  • Intermediate skills with technology such as Excel (i.e. Pivot tables and formulas) and understanding of ledger systems.


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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