Accounting Manager in Carson, CA at Ducommun

Date Posted: 6/14/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Carson, CA
  • Job Type:
    Management
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/14/2018

Job Description

Accounting Manager

Job Description


Manage the facility accounting functions. Oversee the completion of ledger accounts and financial statements. Perform financial analyses and present findings and recommendations to management.

  • Ensure all facility staff are trained properly and adhere to accounting policies and procedures. Periodically review procedures for proper compliance and function.

  • Perform monthly close, including all reconciliation and review activities.

  • Ensure all  financial deadlines for financial and ad hoc reporting are met.

  • Assist with Annual Operationg plan, monthly forecasting cycle, variance reporting,as well as managing the Capital acquisition process.

  • Travel to other locations to oversee accounting activies.

  • Support bids and proposal by Prepare current and future cost estimates as well as rate structure simulation.

  • Review contracts to ensure they are in alignemnt with current accounting polices, with a focus on Revenue recognition and Cost matching.

  • Ensure Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) internal controls are reviewed, updated, and followed. Coordinate SOX and financial audit testing at the facility.

  • Ensure that SOX 404 testing is compliant,  timely, accurately, and fully documented.

  • Develop team members to strengthen the skills and capabilities of the local finance department.

  • Perform other assignments as required.

Skills & Qualifications


  • Proven analytical abilities, including strong accounting/financial, budgeting, business planning, and forecasting skills, with solid working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).

  • Self-starter capable of interacting closely with production, bidding, materials, and customer service as well as the ability to quickly identify and solve complex problems.

  • Ability to develop and deliver clear and convincing presentations to senior management, peers, and co-workers.

  • Excellent written and verbal skills to interact with people at all levels and functions inside and outside Ducommun

  • Ability to work with a large volume of detail producing accurate results within aggressive deadlines

  • Advanced level of computer skills in e-mail, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access

  •  Proficient MRP/ERP system skills

  • Creative and innovative approach to problem resolution

  • Thorough understanding of manufacturing processes and capabilities

  • Negotiation and conflict management skills

  • Leadership skills—people management and meeting facilitation

  • Exceptional organization skills are required with emphasis on attention to details

  • Ability to multitask efficiently and adapt within a rapidly changing environment

  • CAS Controllers will have working knowledge of CAS and Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR)

  • Abilities listed in General Requirements of Team Members

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 2 years of Accounting Management experience in a manufacturing facility
  • Government accounting experience preferred for CAS location
  • CPA/CMA preferred


23301 S. Wilmington Ave
Carson, California, 90745
United States