A career with CAES is more than just a job; it is the pathway to a
Are you searching for a career with a company that offers
challenging, diverse projects and opportunities? Are you
looking for a position with a company that is growing and able to
offer long-term professional advancement? Searching for
a company that values a friendly work environment and that values
YOU? Then look no further!! Consider Cobham.
We are Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions (CAES), a
technologically advanced electronics company employing more than
3,600 talented makers, thinkers, innovators, and doers nationwide.
We build things that solve challenging problems from deep space to
the depths of the ocean. We serve customers in spanning defense,
aerospace, security, medical, and industrial markets.
Develops implements and/or maintains one or a combination of
accounting systems. Prepares journal entries; maintains and
reconciles ledger accounts. Prepares financial statements and
variance reports as requested. May do analysis and prepare special
reports. May interpret reports and records for managers.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Education & Experience Requirements:
- Assists in Month-end close by processing journal entries and
account reconciliations for intercompany transactions, prepaid
expenses, allocations, and miscellaneous accruals.
- Makes correcting journal entries as assigned and recommends
accruals and adjustments, as needed.
- May be involved in reviewing, tracking, and maintaining
billing information in the financial systems, ensuring accuracy
and compliance with US GAAP and other accounting regulations.
- Prepares ad hoc reports and variance analysis for management
- Assists in preparing documentation for internal and external
audits and seeks out process improvements to ensure compliance
and increase efficiency.
- Assists with year-end close and preparation of the annual
- Must have strong analytical and organizational skills.
- Responsible for ensuring all accounting activity is accurate
and in compliance with company policies and regulatory policies.
- Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in related area and experience
as described herein.
- Experience in government audits is desirable.
- Certificates, Licenses, Registrations, Government Security
- Certified Public Accountant designation is desirable.
- Must be a proficient user of Microsoft Office software,
specifically Word and Access, and 10-key by touch.
- Previous experience with Sage Fixed Asset S/W, Visual
Manufacturing or other ERP systems a plus.
- Advanced Microsoft Excel skills, required.
Founded in 1934 by aviation innovator Sir Alan Cobham, our values of
Trust, Talent and Technology have driven us to become a global
leader in state-of-the-art aerospace and defense systems. It's the
insights of our innovators today that will secure our collective
future. Innovators like you!
If you are authorized to work in the United States, then we
encourage you to apply. We are unable to sponsor work
visas. U.S. Citizenship required for positions requiring a
Cobham is one of the world's leading companies engaged in the
development, delivery and support of leading-edge aerospace and
defense systems in the air, on land and at sea. Our clients and
partners trust Cobham to deliver the mission-critical technology
they need, and we trust our employees to draw on their ingenuity and
passion to deliver those solutions. This leads to an empowering
culture for our people. Our Leadership team is open, sharing plans
for the next five years, driving retention by offering demanding,
exciting work, and providing full guidance and mentoring.
Cobham is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and
embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of
Cobham to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and
employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability,
protected veteran status, or genetic information. Cobham will
refrain from discharging, or otherwise discriminating against,
employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose
their compensation or the compensation of other employees or
The EEO is the Law poster is available here
and the poster supplement is available here
The Pay Transparency Policy is available here
Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions is committed to working with
and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with
disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to a
disability for any part of the employment process, please send an
e-mail to CAEScareer@cobham.com or call (703) 842-2971 and let us
know the nature of your request and your contact information.