Category: Business Management
Location: Melbourne, Florida
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Clearance Type: Secret
Telecommute: Yes -May Consider Occasional/Part Time Teleworking for this position
Shift: 1st Shift
Travel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Positions Available: 1
Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career. Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Program Cost Scheduling Control Analyst to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in Melbourne, Florida.
This candidate will be supporting East Coast MAS Programs on East Coast Material Cost Management (MCM) Team. The selected candidate will support the Global Supply Chain (GSC) Labor, Major Subcontracts, and Procurement budget planning and Earned Value Management (EVMS) for program statement of work. The East Coast MAS Programs are fast paced, dynamic, and complex requiring a candidate to possess self-initiative, strong analytical skills and steady leadership characteristics. Candidate must have an understanding of, and adherence to, company policies, procedures and internal controls (e.g. Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS), NG System Description requirements, etc.) Demonstrated experience in collaborating in matrix organizations as well as in interfacing with Control Account Managers. Essential Functions:
Provide monthly Earned Value Management (EVM) cost control compliance and guidance
Possess the ability to prepare and provide weekly/monthly analytical reports and tools to support variance/trend analysis and change control management
Perform independent Estimates At-Complete (EAC) and translate assessments into program risks and opportunities
Conduct data anomaly research & resolution
Presenting Risk/Opportunity Assessments to GSC IPT and Control Account Managers
Incorporating Budget Baselines and supporting internal/external audits.
Performs analyses and prepares reports in order to ensure that contracts are within negotiated and agreed-upon parameters and government cost control guidelines.
Prepares budgets and schedules for contract work and performs and/or assists in financial analyses such as funding profiles, sales outlook, and variance analysis.
Prepares program plans to ensure program requirements and statement of work are captured and scheduled.
Performs schedule risk assessments to identify and mitigate program cost and scheduling risks.
Ensures adequate funding availability by maintaining accurate records of expenditures, directing preparation of expenditure projections, and submitting timely requests for additional funding to the government.
Incorporates contractual changes into control systems by staying aware of outstanding work against each contract in order to maintain realistic contract cost and schedule baselines.
Prepare financial inputs to internal reports and presentations;
Support audits and reviews requested by programs, customers, and company management;
Maintain and update cost control systems (e.g. SAP and MPM &/or COBRA).
The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels.
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university and 3+ years of combined experience in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Program Cost Analysis or Program Scheduling experience OR
Master’s Degree from an accredited university and 1+ years of combined experience in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Program Cost Analysis or Program Scheduling experience.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret or Top Secret Clearance as well as Program Special Access within a reasonable period, as determined by the company to meet its business needs.
Intermediate to advance working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel, SAP/BW Queries and Reports (for Material Elements of Cost) and MicroFrame Program Manager (MPM).
Ability to create and edit Excel Marcos, Pivots, and Slicers tools
Exceptional communication skills and the ability to collaborate with multiple organizations and Senior Leadership.
Ability to effectively manage competing priorities and deadlines.
Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
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