Business Manager 2, Location Controller

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

This role is a Finance Leadership position [Manager Level II] located in Commerce, CA.

Job Summary

This candidate will be responsible for Cost Control, Cost Estimating, and EAC/ETC management of a portfolio of programs ranging in size up to $10M. The position will supervise a staff of financial analyst and work with site leadership, and Space Components Business Management to articulate the over-all financial health of the business.

The successful applicant will provide hands on, day to day interactive team leadership and management support in Program Finance areas to prepare estimate-at-complete [EAC's] and communicate results to Site Leadership. This will include review of Program EAC's [actual cost validation plus ETC], Program Audit support, and associated risk mitigation plans [Risk and Opportunity] to help build financial paths to achieve desired results.

Basic Qualifications

BS in Accounting, Finance, or other Business Management plus a minimum of 10 years of financial experience or 8 years with a Masters level

Experience in building/supervising preparation of estimate at complete schedules [EAC's] to calculate appropriate profit & loss rate. Preferred Aerospace & Defense experience

Experience in Proposal & Cost estimating to support new business pursuits

Ability to effectively and clearly present Program Financial impacts to all levels of the organization utilizing numerous software applications [CostPoint, TM1/Perspectives, Cognos, Excel, MS Project, and ProPricer]

Strong Analytical skills with excellent detail orientation

Experience managing direct reports preferred

Limited Travel to Space Components Business Management Head Quarters in San Diego [3 to 4 times per year]

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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