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Sr Manager, Finance - Military Veterans

at General Dynamics

Responsibilities for this Position

Sr Manager, Finance


Job ID: 2024-31430
Type: Full Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Finance/Economics
Marion, IL


General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems (GD-OTS), a premier provider of ordnance weapons and tactical systems to the U.S. Department of Defense and allied nations, has an opening for a Sr. Manager, Finance to join our Marion, IL team. We take pride in supporting the mission of the warfighter by delivering the best, to the best. Our products can be found with every U.S. military branch and with allies around the world. We are looking for a motivated and creative leader to help shape and support our mission.

GD-OTS Marion offers great benefits that are effective the first day of employment! Medical, dental vision, 401k and many other benefits are available without a waiting period.

Performs a variety of financial activities, including accounting, financial analysis, audit, tax, credit and collections | Develops and evaluates financial plans and policies | Establishes and maintains accounting, financial, and reporting policies and controls


  • Manages the daily financial activities and functions for an organization including accounting, budget, credit, insurance, tax, and treasury.
  • Ensures all financial operations are in compliance with governmental rules and regulations. Forecasts and manages a cash flow that meets the needs of the company.
  • Provides guidance to managers in financial reporting objectives and standards to ensure accurate, compliant and useful financial reporting is produced.
  • Oversees the budget process and works with managers to produce and manage effective budgets.
  • Acts as an advisor to management on regulations and other matters that may impact the financial activities of the company, engaging with outside consultants if applicable.
  • Leads and directs the work of other employees and has some responsibility for personnel actions related to hiring, performance, and disciplinary actions with concurrence from the HR Directors & General Managers.


Required Qualifications:
  • Associate's Degree
  • Equivalent combination of relevant education and/or experience
  • Five (5) to seven (7) years of experience in a relevant function
  • Three (3) to (5) years experience in a management position
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Finance or Accounting preferred
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Coporate Finance
  • Finance Management
  • Financial Reporting
  • Fiscal Management
  • Accounting Software
  • Financial analysis software
  • Leadership skills
  • Decision-makingskills
  • Oral and written communication skills
Other Requirements:
  • Proficiency with MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
The above statements describe the general nature and level of work only. The statements do not represent an exhaustive list of required responsibilities and skills. Other duties may be added or this job description may be amended at any time. This job description does not alter an employees at-will employment status or create an employment agreement or contract, implied or otherwise.


Marion, IL

General Dynamics

General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

Our portfolio spans the realm of the world's most technologically advanced business jets, wheeled combat vehicles, command and control systems and nuclear submarines. We offer these through our five business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems.

General Dynamics employs thousands of people across the globe, with locations in more than 45 countries. We rely on the skills of our employees and their knowledge of customer requirements to deliver best-in-class products and services.

Who We Are Looking For 

General Dynamics is seeking military veterans and military spouses across the country who bring a deeply rooted skillset that includes team-oriented approaches to problem-solving, demonstrations of leadership and an overall commitment to the mission of the organization.  We recognize the knowledge and skills gained during your military experience are invaluable to the success of a team. We’re proud of the thousands of veterans and military professionals who have chosen to apply their leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills to a career at General Dynamics and to continue supporting the mission of those serving today.

Should I Apply?

At General Dynamics, our employees are the heart of our company. We rely on their dedication to excellence and their intimate knowledge of customer requirements to meet the needs of customers around the globe, day in and day out. Our employees' unique blend of skill, innovation and agility drives our continued success, and we take our responsibility to them seriously. If you are a military veteran or military spouse ready to advance your career, view our available career opportunities to the right for more information and to apply today!

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