Senior Financial Analyst

    • Job Tracking ID: 85347-320972
    • Job Location: San Diego, CA
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 04/14/2021
    • Years of Experience: Any
    • Radford Job Code: 06003
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Job Description

Kratos is looking for an senior level Financial Analyst in the San Diego, CA area.

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS) develops and fields transformative, affordable technology, platforms, and systems for United States National Security related customers, allies, and commercial enterprises.

At Kratos, we encourage an entrepreneurial spirit balanced with discipline. We work hard, and take care of our customers, employees and families. Recognized as thought leaders in our industry, we are motivated by creating and delivering innovative solutions to our nation and global customers. We proactively build trusted relationships with our peers, partners and customers, and take ownership for our actions—always striving to do the right thing.

Kratos offers medical, dental, vision, life, short and long term disability insurance, 401(k) savings plan, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), paid time off, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and more.

The Senior Financial Analyst works directly with the Senior Manager of Financial Reporting and additionally supports the Corporate Director of Financial Reporting and Accounting. Assist in preparing financial forecast and budget information and compiling company-wide data from business units. Assist team in administering corporate consolidation, lease accounting and equity systems.

• Assist with preparation of company-wide forecasts, budgets and related analysis.
• Work with divisional finance personnel to obtain and compile data.
• Assist in preparation of reporting package for board of directors.
• Maintain corporate consolidation tool (Longview) and assist in adding functionality and reporting.
• Maintain Lease accounting system and serve as key contact for divisional lease issues.
• Assist in processing and reporting employee equity transactions and equity system management.
• Provide redundancy for various financial reporting tasks.
• Assist in implementation of various new software systems.
• Assist Corporate Director of Financial Reporting and Accounting with ad hoc and special projects.
• Comply with SOX internal controls.

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Experience and Skills

• Senior level experience in corporate finance.
• Ability to manage complexities and analyze information to make informed decisions.
• Ability to justify decisions verbally or on paper when reviewed.
• Advanced Microsoft Excel skills.
• Experience in financial software systems administration (system implementation experience also helpful).
• Excellent written and oral communication skills including ability to interact with international and domestic accounting and finance team members.
• Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
• Ability to work independently and prioritize responsibilities.
• Ability to anticipate and/or proactively address issues.
• Ability to identify process improvements to gain efficiencies.

• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related major
• Minimum of 5 years’ corporate finance and financial systems experience

• Office environment
• Ability to stand and sit for long periods of time
• Ability to perform repetitive motion (keyboarding, 10-key, phones)
• Ability to lift up to 10 pounds