Senior Financial Reporting Accountant

Our Finance team at our R&D/Production site in San Francisco Bay Area – Concord, California is looking for a Senior Accountant. This will be a hybrid role for a person with expertise in full cycle GL, Month end close, AP, AR, Journal Entries, fixed assets, cash and reporting. Experience with financial planning and analysis (FP&A) is strongly preferred. You will be the go-to person for inquiries relating to accurate financial reporting and compliance.

This role will work globally across the business and interact at all levels which is why building strong and sustainable business relationships will be key to succeeding.

Other tasks – but not limited to, are: • Preparing month-end and year-end closing processes, including journal entries, account reconciliations, and monthly financial schedules in preparation for financial audits and tax returns. • Utilize advanced Excel skills to develop and maintain complex financial models and analyses. • Prepare bank reconciliation statements and inventory management. • Assist in inventory management and reconciliation. • Support budgeting, forecasting and strategic planning analysis with cross-functional teams.

As our Senior Financial Reporting Accountant, your qualifications should ideally be: • A bachelor’s degree within Accounting, Finance, or a related field is preferred. • You bring solid (+5) years’ experience from a similar position in the manufacturing accounting industry with an international company. • Strong General Ledger experience is a must. • You thrive in a deadline-driven work environment, and you find it natural to implement best practices and deliver high-quality financial services to our colleagues. • Proficiency in software; ERP's and other systems for example -LN6, Medius, Concur, and Microsoft Excel • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities – you always bring your logical sense to the table when facing issues, and always seek to consider all risks and opportunities before committing to a decision. • The ideal candidate will have a strong background in accounting principles and be able to work independently to achieve established goals and objectives.

Applicants selected for this role must be U.S. work authorized. This is a full-time/part-time position, and the role is based at the Cobham Satcom site in Concord, California.

Application Cobham Satcom is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of Cobham Satcom to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information. Cobham will refrain from discharging, or otherwise discriminating against, employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants.

If you have questions regarding the role, please contact Lead Recruiter, Shafiq Shahrani at We encourage candidates to apply at the first given chance as we will process applications and call in for interviews continuously.

Please be advised that successful candidates are to present their criminal record and go through the security clearance before commencing employment with Cobham Satcom.

Your future workplace We are a global telecommunication company developing technology that keeps people safe and connected on land and at sea when it matters the most. We are a growing, global tech company with a vision of being the leader in remote connectivity. Our solutions bring the internet on the move no matter where, and our solutions are trusted and used where communication is critical or terrestrial infrastructure is inadequate, such as refugee camps, disaster areas, or far out at sea.

It inspires our approx. 500 employees worldwide as we work to solve tasks with a strong sense of team spirit and are part of a diverse and multidisciplinary environment in our organization.

It will be an exciting and rewarding journey, so if you are up for a challenge, we hope to hear from you.

Application deadline1 May 2024
RecruiterShafiq Shahrani
LocationConcord, California
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Cobham SATCOM is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information.

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