Northrop Grumman Manager Business Management 1 in Huntsville, Alabama

Manager Business Management 1

Requisition ID: 17006746

Location(s): United States-Alabama-Huntsville

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security and freedom of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you.

Northrop Grumman Technology Services in Huntsville, AL is looking for a Manager Business Management 1 for the GMD DSC program who will report to the Applied Mission Technologies Business Unit Business Management Director and functionally to the NGTS GMD Program Director.

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, logistics and modernization, cyber security, and C4ISR to government and commercial customers.

We operate in all 50 states and 25 countries with 65,000 employees who are committed to innovation, development, and discovery. Here at Northrop Grumman, we seek to deliver the value of performance by bringing the next generation of technology to life.

Our professionals live and breathe different perspectives here; we are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and well aware that the more ideas, backgrounds, opinions, and experiences we bring to our work, the stronger that work will be. Just as you would invest your time and hard work into our company, we focus on investing back into you through

enriching professional experiences and high-quality learning and development opportunities.

We want you to bring your whole self to work and for you to have meaningful connections with your coworkers, customers, and communities, while providing the best products, systems, and technologies to protect our world.

  • Qualified candidates must be highly skilled in financial and business analysis and reporting with the ability to clearly communicate with senior management as it relates to financial program status and analyses.

  • She/he must have the ability to set up a cost control system, monitor and control GMD DSC program costs and schedules using validated cost schedule control systems.

  • You will be skilled at using an Earned Value Management System (EVMS) using Micro-frame Program Management (MPM) for cost reporting, Microsoft Project for scheduling and SAP for cost collection.

  • Responsible for monthly CPR, CFSR and other cost and schedule input for CDRL reporting.

  • Perform cost and schedule analyses and prepares reports to ensure contracts are within negotiated and agreed-upon cost and schedule parameters and government cost control guidelines.

  • Prepare budgets and schedules for contract work and performs and/or assists in financial analyses such as funding profiles, sales outlook, and variance analysis.

  • Be familiar with program startup efforts and support of the Integrated Baseline Review (IBR) and required data packages.

  • Lead and coordinate IBRs on suppliers when required.

  • Ensure adequate funding availability by maintaining accurate records of expenditures, preparing expenditure projections, and submitting timely requests for additional funding to the government.

  • Incorporate contractual changes into baselines and control systems in order to maintain realistic contract cost and schedule baselines.

  • The position will also require the candidate to serve as point of contact for Financial Planning, Managing Supplier EVMS flow downs, EACs, Resource Planning, Budgeting, Rates, and Annual Operating Plan inputs.

  • Interface with and provide support to Supply Chain Management, Contracts, Pricing/Proposals and Scheduling.

  • Provide direction and resolution of business issues with internal and external customer representatives.

  • Be familiar with approving supplier funding and subcontract changes.

  • Be skilled in reviewing and certifying proposals/BOEs for program change orders, which would include coordination with suppliers when required.

  • Be skilled in identifying program risks and opportunities.

Travel is not planned for this position, but one or two trips per year could be required.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in business discipline with minimum 10 years experience OR 8 years experience with Masters OR High School diploma with minimum 14 years experience

  • Advanced Knowledge of Earned Value

  • In-depth knowledge of finance and business disciplines

  • Intermediate to advanced-level of understanding of the following systems or software: Micro-Frame Program Manager (MPM) (or similar project management software), wInsight, SAP, and Business Warehouse (BW)

  • Advanced level experience with Excel (to include macros and advanced formulas)

  • Experience communicating and integrating cost and schedule reporting with other companies and ability to present to senior NG management

  • Active DOD Secret security clearance

  • US Citizenship required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Business

  • Experience with NG's cost and schedule processes and standards

  • Familiar with NG's cost and schedule processes and standards

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Manager Business Management 1

Location: Alabama-Huntsville

Requisition ID: 17006746