Business Management Manager 1

Northrop Grumman Annapolis , MD 21401

Posted 1 week ago

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Business Management Manager 1 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Annapolis, MD.

The qualified applicant will manage an Operating Unit within the Navigation and Maritime Division, Undersea Systems Business Unit. This position reports to the Manager of Business Management and also partners with the MIW Operating Unit Director to develop strategy, report on program performance, and achieve financial goals.

To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions, please view our Selecting the Best Qualified Managers video:

Roles and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Manage and develop Program Control Analyst (PCA) staff

  • Lead all aspects of program execution objectives on assigned programs

  • Solicit, analyze and proactively challenge baseline and schedule inputs/updates as well as recommend workarounds to IPT leads

  • Conduct Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBR) and Joint Surveillance Reviews (JSR) audits

  • Program resource management, including cost estimation, allocation, tracking, and analysis

  • Subcontractor invoicing and funding

  • Estimate-at-Complete (EAC) preparation and review

  • Prepare and present financial data to internal and external customers, including variance analysis and forecasts.

  • Compliance and financial reporting

  • On-going collaboration with the customer and functional teams.

  • Review of contractual documents

  • Assistance with contract negotiations

  • Support of pricing and proposal activities

  • Close monitoring and analysis of Funding availability, Milestone Billings and Cash collections

  • Lead the development of Annual Operating Plan (AOP)/Long Range Strategic Planning (LRSP).

  • Forecasting awards, sales, profit, cash for both programs

  • Management of Program Earned Value reporting


Basic Qualifications:

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, or related discipline with a minimum of 5 years of industry related experience in finance, accounting, or program control.

  • Experience leading a program, project, or personnel

  • Experience in proposal preparation, BOE preparation and evaluations

  • Thorough and demonstrated understanding of Earned Value Management System (EVMS) analysis and CDRL deliveries (CFSR, CPR Formats 1-5)

  • Past experience in establishing a program baseline

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite including Excel, Excel Pivot tables

  • A current, active Security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

  • MBA or CPA certification

  • Experience with government program budgeting and forecasting, as well as Annual Operating Plan development

  • COBRA experience

  • Understanding of DOD contracts, government Cost Accounting Standards, and the FAR

  • Experience preparing and presenting financial analysis to team and/or management

  • Strong experience with MPM, SAP, COGNOS

  • The willingness and ability to travel domestically 10% of the time

  • A current, active TS security clearance

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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Business Management Manager 1

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