Financial/Cost Control Analyst 2

DESCRIPTION

Start your future with a new mission! Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Financial/Cost Control Analyst 2 to support the Program Planning & Financial Control (PP&FC) organization. This position is located in Rolling Meadows, IL.

The roles and responsibilities fo the Financial/Cost Control Analyst include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Set up the cost control system, and monitor and control costs on contracts
  • Perform analyses and prepare reports in order to ensure that contracts are within negotiated and agreed-upon parameters and government cost control guidelines.
  • Prepare budgets for contract work and perform or assist in financial analyses such as funding profiles, sales outlook, and variance analysis
  • Prepare program plans to ensure program requirements and statement of work are captured and scheduled
  • Responsible for ensuring adequate funding availability by maintaining accurate records of expenditures, directing preparation of expenditure projections, and submitting timely requests for additional funding to the government.
  • Incorporate contractual changes into control systems by staying aware of outstanding work against each contract in order to maintain realistic contract cost and schedule baselines.

The ideal candidate will be a proven team player with strong communication skills.

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE IS NOT OFFERED WITH THIS REQUISITION.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, or related area with 3 years experience - OR - a Master's degree with 1 year of experience. (An additional 4 years of experience may be accepted in lieu of degree)
  • Strong PC skills required with high level Excel skills, specifically the ability to insert pivot tables, Vlookup, and conditional formatting, etc.)
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a US Secret Level security clearance. US citizenship is a prerequisite.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Industry experience
  • Prior program cost control experience
  • Experience with Micro-Frame Program Manager, SAP and EVMS.

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