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Accounting Assistant 3
Northrop Grumman Corporation | Herndon, Virginia
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Job Description

Northrop GrummanMission Systems Sector is seeking an Accounting Assistant 3 -Junior Biller to join our Final Billing team of qualified, diverse individuals.This position will be located in Herndon, VA.

The Accounting Assistant 3 will become a member of our ContractAccounting organization. This is a team oriented environment withprimary responsibilities including final billing of Time and Material, CostPlus and Firm Fixed Price contracts to government and commercial customers incompliance with internal policies and government FAR rules and regulations.

The roles and Responsibilities of the Accounting Assistant 3 include, butare not limited to, the following:

* Prepare manual and automated invoices for government customers using SAP, legacy accounting systems and following established guidelines and checklists.
* Reconcile invoices to legacy accounting systems and SAP cost reports.
* Review of contract documentation to determine final billing requirements, reporting requirements, and ERP setup for automated invoicing.
* Interact with the contracts department, operational staff, and business management for issue resolution.
* Perform unbilled Accounts Receivable analysis to include the review and disposition of unbilled costs and the follow-up through resolution.
* Special Projects as assigned.

This positionrequires strong analytical skills and the ability to work independentlyand use sound judgment in resolving non-routine issues. The ideal candidatewill have excellent organizational skills and be comfortableworking in a fast-paced environment.


Basic Qualifications:

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

* Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business Management or related field with some related experience. (An associates and 2 years of related experience - OR - 4 years of related experience may be accepted in lieu of degree)
* Must have a strong understanding and ability with Microsoft Excel.
* US Citizenship is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

* Knowledge of billing government contracts
* Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external customers
* Ability to interact effectively with all levels of employees to include senior managers within the

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

About Northrop Grumman Corporation

Northrop Grumman Corporation (Northrop Grumman) is an integrated enterprise consisting of businesses that cover the entire defense spectrum, from undersea to outer space and into cyberspace. The Company is aligned into seven segments categorized into four primary businesses. The Mission Systems, Information Technology, and Technical Services segments are presented as Information and Services. The Integrated Systems and Space Technology segments are presented as Aerospace. The Electronics and Ships segments are each presented as separate businesses. In January 2008, the Newport News and Ship Systems businesses were realigned into a single operating segment called Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding. In April 2008, the Company announced that it has completed the sale of its Electro-Optical Systems business to L-3 Communications. In October 2008, the Company acquired 3001 International, Inc. (3001).

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