General Dynamics Land Systems



Specialist Finance - Business Systems Compliance (E Band)



  • Requisition Number:5611

  • Position Type:Full-Time Regular

  • Relocation Provided:No

  • Department:Financial Compliance - L0108 (Indirect)

  • Location:Sterling Heights Complex (LSHC)

  • Education Required:Bachelors Degree

  • Experience Required:7 - 10 Years




Position Description:


General Dynamics Land Systems is looking for an experienced Compliance Lead to join our team in Sterling Heights managing compliance with certain requirements of our Government Business Systems including primarily Accounting System, Material Management Accounting System and Earned Value Management System (defined in DFAR 252.242-7005).


With respect to relevant business systems the role includes the following:



  • Liaison with internal and external auditors, coordinate audit requests with responsible departments and review documentation before submission

  • Analyze and assist in remediation of audit issues identified in timely manner

  • Act as a subject matter expert for business systems compliance questions (FAR, DFARS, CAS)

  • Identify and manage risk including activities such as periodic risk assessments, design and management of ongoing surveillance activities, policy and procedure reviews and implementation of key performance metrics

  • Report activities, status and results to management


Specific to EVMS, the role also includes the following:



  • Develop an EVMS surveillance program that adequately addresses the 32 Earned Value Management guidelines (EIA-748).

  • Lead cross-functional team that performs proactive surveillance audits and produce reports formally documenting results of audits (e.g. findings, identified risks)

  • Assist in the development of corrective action plans in response to audit findings and ensure timely closure of internal audit findings and external audit Corrective Action Requests

  • Coach and mentor Control Account Managers (CAMs) and Work Directive Leads on the fundamentals of EVMS

  • Facilitate mock CAM interviews by critiquing responses and providing knowledge of EVM techniques




Position Requirements:


Basic Required Qualifications:



  • Bachelors of Accounting or Finance or a Business degree with a focus in Finance or equivalent

  • Minimum 7 years of related work experience

  • Experience performing audits and interacting with audit teams

  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to interact effectively with all levels and foster relationships

  • Strong organizational and time management skills/ability to continually prioritize workload and respond to top priorities with a sense of urgency

  • Knowledge of Cost Accounting Standards, Federal Acquisition Regulations, and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations

  • Demonstrated analytical and decision making skills and a strong attention to detail

  • Demonstrated skills in Microsoft applications

  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to work independently and on multiple projects at the same time


Preferred Qualifications:



  • Experience with Oracle, Cognos and OBIEE

  • Experience with Earned Value Management



We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.General Dynamics Land Systems is committed to working with and providing accommodations to individuals with a disability. Candidates who require a reasonable accommodation due to disability for any part of the application or hiring process may contact benefits@gdls.com for assistance. Determination of requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis.



General Dynamics Land Systems 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 and/or ethnic background, national origin and/or ancestry, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, transgender status, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, age, military service, veteran status, disability, pregnancy/childbirth or related conditions, genetic information, or membership in any class protected by applicable law from discrimination in employment.

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