Peraton Corporation

  • Finance Manager

    Job Locations US-FL-Melbourne
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
    Requisition ID
    Clearance Status
    Security Clearance
  • Overview

    Peraton’s Corporate Program Finance Organization is seeking a Finance Manager for our Melbourne, FL office. The Finance Manager is responsible for the financial performance of the business and oversight of a team of program financial analysts who oversee day-to-day financial operations.  This position provides mentorship, oversight, and senior management communication of financial analysis throughout all phases of the program lifecycle, including proposals and closeout activity. 


    • Provide mentorship, guidance, and support to team of finance leads and their direct reports, as needed.  Support may include completing lead/PFA duties during periods of surge.

    • Responsibility for improving day sales outstanding (DSO) and establishing and maintaining processes to resolve collection issues

    • Review quarterly Estimates To Complete with finance analysts and Accounting

    • Responsible for preparing and reviewing financial analysis functions such as budgeting, auditing, and forecasting across programs.

    • Ensure all inputs are timely and accurate and communication happens in a timely fashion with no surprises

    • Review and prepare advanced financial analyses such as funding profiles, sales outlook, cost-volume-profit analysis, and variance analysis.

    • Prepare monthly financial review to include in depth analysis of working capital

    • Respond quickly and timely to ad-hoc requests from various departments including Operations, FP&A, Business Development, and Contracts

    • Ensure each portfolio contract is run efficiently and within profit constraints

    • Participate in business acquisition process to ensure competitive, compliant, and timely bids.  Review pricing packages, evaluating risk and implementing internal profit guidelines

    • Ensure finance team functions in accordance with established internal policies/procedures and government regulations



    • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or related field

    • 10+ years’ experience in a Finance Management position, or a commensurate combination of education, training, and experience.

    • 5+ years of experience supporting Government and/or Department of Defense customers

    • Experience with Costpoint 7

    • Strong ability to perform in a high paced environment and multitask

    • Effective written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

    • Strong time-management and organizational ability


    • 5+ years of management experience overseeing individual performers

    • Experience with PeopleSoft, Costpoint, Cognos, and TM-1

    • Strong financial analysis skill set

    • Working knowledge of FAR/DFAR


    Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one.  Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens.  In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

    About Peraton

    Peraton provides innovative, reliable solutions to the nation’s most sensitive and mission-critical programs and systems. Peraton has significant experience providing highly differentiated secure communications, space, and technology solutions to key customers, and has become a trusted partner on missions that are critical to the security priorities of the United States. Capabilities include complex software and technology services and solutions, as well as end-to-end mission operations abilities, including Software Systems Development, Cyber, Modeling & Simulation, Mission Operations, Signal Intelligence (SIGINT), and Quick Reaction Capabilities (QRC) / Research & Development. The company is headquartered in Herndon, VA, with approximately 3,500 employees across the U.S. and Canada. 

    EEO Statement

    We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.


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