L-3 Communications Accountant 2 - Accounts Payable [16-106] in Torrance, California

L-3 Electron Technologies, Inc. is the industry’s foremost domestic manufacturer of high-power radio frequency amplifiers used in satellite communications and radar applications. In addition to offering a full range of microwave- and millimeter-wave amplifiers to space and defense customers, we also develop and manufacture state-of-the-art electric thrusters for satellite station keeping and interplanetary spacecraft propulsion.

L-3 ETI is a division of L-3 Communications Corporation, a Fortune 500, top-ten U.S. defense prime contractor and supplier of mission-critical technologies to commercial, government, and military customers.

We currently have an opportunity for an accurate, detail-orientedACCOUNTS RECEIVABLE ACCOUNTANTat our Torrance, California location. In this position, you will be responsible for the preparation of a variety of invoices including government and commercial cost-type, fixed-price, and time & materials invoices. You'll reconcile costs incurred with amounts billed, prepare journal entries, reports and schedules, review banking transactions and post payments, and follow up with customers to ensure that invoices will be paid. You will also represent the company during DCAA and other audits.

You will need a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, or a related field, and a minimum of five years of accounting experience that includes preparation of cost-type and fixed-price invoices . Other qualifications that will enable you to perform successfully in this position include:

  • Basic principles of accounting, fundamentals of mathematics and bookkeeping.

  • Knowledge of accounting methods, procedures, and terminology.

  • Basic computer skills.

  • Operating an office calculator, computer, and other standard electronic office equipment.

  • Preparing neat and accurate tabulation of original source data. In use on satellites, land-based devices, and airborne platforms that meet the critical needs of our customers, L-3 ETI’s products have a proven history of high reliability. Be a part of that heritage by putting your unique skills to work with us as we develop and manufacture some of the most advanced products to be found on –/or above/– the planet. With your contributions to our success you’ll enjoy a competitive salary, excellent benefits, a 9/80 work schedule, and a small-company atmosphere with the backing of a Fortune 500 organization. If you’ve got what it takes to/be L-3/, we look forward to hearing from you.

    To learn more about L-3 Electron Technologies, visit us at www.L-3com.com/eti .

    L-3 Communications Corporation is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. L-3 maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Organization: *Division - Electron Technologies-21000006

Title: Accountant 2 - Accounts Payable [16-106]

Location: California-Torrance

Requisition ID: 083593