Associate Analyst, Business Operations

at Aerojet Rocketdyne in Camden, Arkansas, United States

Job Description


Aerojet Rocketdyne is seeking an Associate Business Analyst to join our growing facility in Camden, Arkansas .

In this role, you will perform entry-level professional assignments following established policies under close supervision. This position requires some professional judgment and a limited use and/or application of basic principles, theories and concepts related to accounting and finance. Will also perform tasks that are planned to provide experience and familiarization with the organization. Must be able to communicate effectively with other department personnel, as well as personnel in other disciplines.

This job can be filled at current level or one level higher.

Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each)

40% – Prepare routine financial reports for management review. Report distribution, data entry, filing, journal entry preparation and processing and other duties as assigned.

30% – Participate in and support preparation of budgets and cost element analysis. Assist in the analysis of data and prepare financial reports for management showing actual versus earned versus budgeted costs. Calculates, verifies and updates actual expenditures charged to budgeted accounts based on costs of labor, supplies and other related materials and assists in cost analysis on contracts.

10% – Support department training objectives and familiarization with department procedures.

10% – Maintain records and performance history in support of department financial objectives. Maintain current records by gathering a variety of data and verifying accuracy of these records.

10% – Other duties as assigned by department head.


This is an entry-level exempt position requiring a Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate discipline such as Business or Accounting or an equivalent combination of education and applicable work experience. This position requires solid mathematical skills to accurately perform calculations used in cost/budget analysis. The understanding of general accounting principles, practices and procedures along with a basic understanding of relevant software (Excel, etc.) is strongly preferred.

Being fully vaccinated for COVID-19 is a condition of employment at Aerojet Rocketdyne. Proof of vaccination or an accommodation request approved by Aerojet Rocketdyne will be required prior to starting employment with the Company.

May be required to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level. Requires U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residency or other status as a U.S. Person. Must be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.


Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to usestandard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit and to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 15 pounds; may require minimalwalking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. Mayrequire the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.

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Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability.

Individuals with a disability requiring accommodation during the application and/or theinterview process should e-mail the Human Resources Department atAccommodation Request. (

Location US-AR-Camden

Job ID 17836

Category Business Operations – Other

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Job Posting: JC184117098

Posted On: May 21, 2021

Updated On: Jan 29, 2022