General Accountant
Budd Lake, NJ 
Posted 28 days ago
Job Description

Review financial data to ensure compliance with GAAP and FAR regulations.

Conduct root cause analysis of significant program cost variances.

Resource planning


Advanced financial modeling skills

Working knowledge of GAAP, FAR & CAS

Ability to complete work within scheduled time frame within a fast paced environment

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Must be a self-starter who takes ownership of his/her processes and continuously strives for improvement while eliminating non-value processes and procedures.

Prior work experience in the aerospace & defense industry preferred.

Experience with billings is a plus.

Familiarity with using ERP systems; knowledge of SyteLine is a plus.

Act as a control point for EAC's (Estimate at Completion) between Program Managers and Program Finance.

BS in Finance with major in Accounting; with a minimum of 5 years' experience working in a manufacturing and/or engineering environment

Desired Characteristics

Proactive in reporting status and issues that may impact one's ability to meet a deadline.

Strong administrative/organization skills.

Due to the products that we manufacture, EMCORE Corporation is an ITAR compliant company. All employees must be a U.S. person either by Citizenship or Green Card.


You must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C.

1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.

EMCORE Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

EMCORE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
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