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Saab Global
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Associate Financial Analyst

East Syracuse, New York, United States of America
Closing date: 31 May 2023

Job Description:

Saab, Inc. is seeking a Financial Analyst to join the Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) team. This position will report directly to the Director of FP&A.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in preparation, analysis and completion of actual, budgeted and forecasted financial statements and presentations

  • Work with Lead Financial Analysts to track and plan functional and corporate cost budgets and present to respective functional leads

  • Maintain financial tools and reports used for results, planning and analysis

  • Creates and maintains financial projects in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software

  • Support implementations of ERP and Business Intelligence (BI) tools

  • Interface with Accounting and Government Compliance functions to support monthly closings, audits and forward pricing rates

  • Provide input to process implementations and improvements to enable more efficient and insightful planning and analysis

  • Support the FP&A Lead Financial Analysts for any other duties as assigned

    Skills and Experience:

    Skills and Experience:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance or Accounting

    • MBA or MS degree preferred

    • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

    • Familiar with US GAAP, IFRS and other general accounting rules and principles

    • Strong attention to detail and ability to prioritize multiple tasks

    • Ability to learn quickly and desire to improve processes

    Drug-Free Workplaces:

    Saab is a federal government contractor and adheres to policies and programs necessary for sustaining drug-free workplaces. As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen.


    Saab provides an excellent working environment offering professional growth opportunities, competitive wages, work-life balance, business-casual atmosphere and comprehensive benefits:

    • Medical, vision and dental insurance for employees and dependents

    • Paid time off including: minimum of 3 weeks vacation, 5 floating holidays, 8 designated holidays, parental leave, personal illness, bereavement, jury duty, long-term and short-term disability

    • 401(k) with immediate vesting on employer match

    • Tuition assistance

    • Student loan assistance

    • Wellness account, subscription and employee assistance programs

    • Employee stock purchase program with employer match

    About Us:

    Saab is a leading defense and security company with an enduring mission, to help nations keep their people and society safe. Empowered by its 18,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer, more sustainable and more equitable world. In the U.S., Saab delivers advanced technology and systems, supporting the U.S. Armed Forces and the Federal Aviation Administration, as well as international and commercial partners. Headquartered in Syracuse, New York, the company has business units and local employees in seven U.S. locations.

    Saab is a company where we see diversity as an asset and offer unlimited opportunities for advancing in your career. We are also a company that respects each person’s needs and encourage employees to lead a balanced, rewarding life beyond work. Saab values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran, disability status, or any other federal, state, or locally protected category.