Manager, Government Accounting

UTCT1: Corp - CT - Remote Remote Location, Remote City, CT, 06101 USA

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United States of America


UTCT1: Corp - CT - Remote Remote Location, Remote City, CT, 06101 USA

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RTX Corporation is an Aerospace and Defense company that provides advanced systems and services for commercial, military and government customers worldwide. It comprises three industry-leading businesses – Collins Aerospace Systems, Pratt & Whitney, and Raytheon. Its 185,000 employees enable the company to operate at the edge of known science as they imagine and deliver solutions that push the boundaries in quantum physics, electric propulsion, directed energy, hypersonics, avionics and cybersecurity. The company, formed in 2020 through the combination of Raytheon Company and the United Technologies Corporation aerospace businesses, is headquartered in Arlington, VA.    


To realize our full potential, RTX is committed to creating a company where all employees are respected, valued and supported in the pursuit of their goals. We know companies that embrace diversity in all its forms not only deliver stronger business results, but also become a force for good, fueling stronger business performance and greater opportunity for employees, partners, investors and communities to succeed.  

The following position is to join our RTX Corporate, Enterprise Services, Research Center or BBN team: 

Brief Job Description:

The RTX Corporate Government Accounting Organization is seeking a highly motivated Manager, Government Accounting who will interface regularly across all functions and with Government Audit and Management agencies. This position will have an excellent opportunity to work with and provide guidance to RTX Business Segments.

This role is responsible for the following:

  • Compliance matters at RTX Corporate with respect to FAR (Federal Acquisition Regulation) Parts 30 & 31, as well as the administration of CAS (Cost Accounting Standards)
  • Provide guidance to Corporate functional groups and the business segments with respect to the aforementioned regulations and standards
  • Provide support and liaison activities to the RTX Corporate DCAA (Defense Contract Audit Agency) and DCMA (Defense Contract Management Agency) concerning various audits, negotiations of incurred cost submissions, advance agreements and other inquiries made by these and other agencies 
  • Maintain the RTX Corporate Cost Accounting Standards Board (CASB) Disclosure Statements
  • Issue annual Incurred Cost Notices to the various business segments across the company
  • Perform/calculate, as necessary, cost impact analysis of accounting changes resulting from modifications to the RTX Corporate CASB Disclosure Statements or alleged CAS noncompliance issues that arise 
  • Maintain RTX Corporate TINA Disclosure for Contracts 
  • Support overall Corporate Controller activities in Government Accounting and Compliance as required
  • Other duties as needed

Qualifications/Experience Needed:

  • 8+ years progressive experience in government accounting, public accounting, or private industry or 5 years with an advanced degree
  • General understanding of CAS and FAR rules and regulations
  • Interpret regulatory issues and provide appropriate written responses
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills such as Pivot Tables, V-look and H-look up, conditional formatting etc.
  • Ability to foster cooperative relationships within other RTX functions/organizations as well as with our professional counterparts at DCAA/DCMA


  • Bachelors degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Economics or related field

Qualifications/Experience Preferred:

  • MBA or CPA
  • Ability to negotiate resolution of key issues
  • Strong writing, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multi-task and independently complete multiple time-sensitive tasks
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience at a Big 4 accounting firm
  • Experience with SAP system and reporting

Required Immigration Status (work authorization):

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen. This position may require access to systems/tools/sites that are restricted to individuals who possess US citizenship

Required Security Clearance: NA

Work Location:

  • Remote based in the Continental US

Please consider the following role type definitions as you apply for this role.

Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance employees, as they are essential to the development of our products.

Hybrid: Employees who are working in Hybrid roles will work regularly both onsite and offsite.  Ratio of time working onsite will be determined in partnership with your leader.

Remote: Employees who are working in Remote roles will work primarily offsite (from home).  An employee may be expected to travel to the site location as needed. 

What We Offer: Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.


The salary range for this role is 96,000 USD - 200,000 USD. The salary range provided is a good faith estimate representative of all experience levels. RTX considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role, function and associated responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, location, education/training, and key skills.

Hired applicants may be eligible for benefits, including but not limited to, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, flexible work schedules, employee assistance program, Employee Scholar Program, parental leave, paid time off, and holidays. Specific benefits are dependent upon the specific business unit as well as whether or not the position is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement.

Hired applicants may be eligible for annual short-term and/or long-term incentive compensation programs depending on the level of the position and whether or not it is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement. Payments under these annual programs are not guaranteed and are dependent upon a variety of factors including, but not limited to, individual performance, business unit performance, and/or the company’s performance.

This role is a U.S.-based role. If the successful candidate resides in a U.S. territory, the appropriate pay structure and benefits will apply.

RTX anticipates the application window closing approximately 40 days from the date the notice was posted. However, factors such as candidate flow and business necessity may require RTX to shorten or extend the application window.

RTX is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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Achievement awards Backup care Child/adult backup care Educational Assistance Flexible work schedules Healthcare Parental leave Total Rewards package Wellness


Accounting Aerospace Analysis Analytical Audit Avionics Communication Compliance Contract management Cybersecurity Excel Finance Government Accounting Microsoft Microsoft Excel Problem-solving Public Accounting Regulatory Interpretation Research SAP Security

  • Compliance with FAR and CAS
  • Cost impact analysis
  • Cybersecurity
  • Guidance to functional groups
  • Maintain CASB Disclosure Statements
  • Reporting
  • Support Corporate Controller activities
  • Support DCAA and DCMA audits
  • TINA Disclosure for Contracts

8+ years


Accounting Advanced degree Business Business Administration Cybersecurity Economics Finance Related Field Science


CPA Microsoft


Must be a U.S. Citizen Onsite U.S. Citizen


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