Specialist, Accounting and Controllership

Collins Aerospace

Cedar Rapids, IA Financial Services & Banking

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United States of America


HIA32: Cedar Rapids, IA 400 Collins Rd NE , Cedar Rapids, IA, 52498-0505 USA

At Collins Aerospace, we’re dedicated to relentlessly tackle the toughest challenges in our industry – all to redefine aerospace.

Created in 2018 through the combination of two leading companies– Rockwell Collins and United Technologies Aerospace Systems – we’re driving the industry forward through technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for global aerospace and defense. Every day we imagine ways to make the skies and the spaces we touch smarter, safer and more amazing than ever. Together we chart new journeys, reunite families, protect nations and save lives. And we do it all with some of the greatest talent this industry has to offer.

We are Collins Aerospace and we hope you join us as we REDEFINE AEROSPACE.

Role Overview

As a Specialist, Accounting and Controllership, this position requires a mix of analytical thinking and technical curiosity to gain a better understanding of property accounting processes / procedures along with good communication skills to work with capital and project financial analysts.

Primary Responsibilities:

  •        Ensure accuracy of financial statement through analysis and correction of SAP settlement errors within project systems
  •        Performs complete accounting tasks specifically related to Property Accounting and analysis of balance sheet accounts
  •        Support annual enterprise tracking of physical inventory and impairment of assets under construction projects
  •        Provide guidance to business unit finance on appropriate movement of costs within SAP
  •        Compile management reporting to support Statement of Cash Flows, tax reporting and public audit requirements
  •        Represent the organization as a contact on projects and lean initiatives


  •        Strong analytical skills
  •        Strong interpersonal and team work
  •        Project Management
  •        Strong organizational and time management
  •        Communication both oral and written

Preferred Qualifications:

  •        SAP Project experience
  •        HFM experience

Basic Qualifications:

  •        Accounting or Finance degree or equivalent experience
  •        General Understanding of accounting processes
  •        Proficient in Microsoft Office
  •        SAP experience

The role requires strategic thinking to develop new processes, provide guidance and create new procedures to support the property accounting team and internal customers within Collins Aerospace. 

At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.
Some of our competitive benefits package includes:
• Medical, dental, and vision insurance
• Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees
• Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution
• Tuition reimbursement
• Life insurance and disability coverage
• And more

Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.

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Job ID: 69102

Posted 17 days ago

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