Program Finance Consultant

International Trucks Melrose Park , IL 60160

Posted 10 months ago


The Program Finance Consultant will provide support to internal and external customers to ensure all requirements and deliverables are met with regards to pricing opportunities and program financial reporting for Navistar Defense, LLC.

The Program Finance Consultant is expected to:

  • Lead the development of pricing for new business proposals for USG and foreign military sales acquisitions, as well as ad hoc pricing for Business Development

  • Lead the review of costs and documentation received from various cross-functional managers during proposal development

  • Lead pricing reviews with Executive Management and program team prior to proposal submissions

  • Support internal and external audits, as well as negotiations of pricing with USG

  • Provide monthly financial status of programs/contracts to leadership and program team

  • Provide timely and accurate financial information that enables Senior and Executive Management to make informed decisions

  • Monitor profitability of programs/contracts and engage with program team to highlight and understand variances

  • Lead the preparation of Estimate at Completion (EAC) and support other financial and profitability analysis as needed

Position Purpose and Requirements

Analyze, plan and understand company's financial position, support, baseline planning, and actual cost verification, preparation of Estimates at Completion (EAC), variance analysis, manpower projections, revenue and profit forecasting. Prepare and maintain Cost Status Reports for both current program and forecasted bookings. Provides Financial status of programs as required contractually. Utilize the accounting system to assist the program teams with the analysis of forecasted projections and program status. Reviews and analyzes financial information and reports. Monitors and coordinates with project teams to collect Aged invoices. Develops, implements, assists in or directs internal control reviews for accounting and other miscellaneous operations. Assists in the preparation and oversight of contractual paperwork. Provides general support to the Program Finance Manager with business and financial analysis, and financial reports.

Basic Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree and at least 2 years of accounting or finance experience


  • Master's degree and at least 1 year of accounting or finance experience


  • At least 5 years of accounting or finance experience

Additional Requirements

  • Qualified candidates, excluding current Navistar employees, must be legally authorized on an unrestricted basis (US Citizen, Legal Permanent Resident, Refugee or Asylee) to be employed in the United States. Navistar does not anticipate providing employment related work sponsorship for this position (e.g., H-1B status)
  • Advanced/Expert level Excel skills required (pivot tables, V-Look Up, comfort and knowledge using formulas, etc.)

Desired Skills:

  • Experience working for a Defense Contractor, FAR and DFARS and interaction with DCAA and DCMA highly desired.

  • Familiarity with accounting systems and desire/ability to learn new systems

  • Highly developed written and verbal communication skills

  • Demonstrated ability to manage competing priorities and perform under pressure to meet deadlines and deliver results

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to interact with all levels of management and staff

  • Demonstrated effectiveness working in a team environment and independently to drive results

  • Positive Attitude, Ethics, and International Values which support our company's values, and a healthy, high performance culture


  • Action Oriented

  • Customer Focus

  • Decision Quality

  • Learning on the Fly

  • Problem Solving

It's Uptime at International

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Navistar is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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Program Finance Consultant

International Trucks