Mgr Business Management 1

    • Lake Charles, LA

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

When you join Northrop Grumman, you'll have the opportunity to connect with coworkers in an environment that's uniquely caring, diverse, and respectful. Employees share experiences, insights, perspectives, and creative solutions with some of the best minds in the industry. We collaborate through integrated product teams, cross-functional teams, and employee resource groups, while thriving through the support of training and development, mentors and every day coaching, along with extensive health and work/life benefits. We're committed to our employees' professional and personal development and success.

Northrop Grumman recruits top talent with traditional and non-traditional backgrounds in order to ensure our team is united, connected, skilled, focused and innovative. An inclusive workplace of people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives is the key to our performance. At Northrop Grumman, we want our employees to bring their whole self to work. All your different sides are welcome here, as we believe they make our team, our products and our services, that much better.

Job Description

Function in supervisory capacity for all business activities associated with the Joint STARS Program within the Aircraft Maintenance and Fabrication Center Operating Unit. Position reports directly to the AMFC Business Manager to establish strategy, prioritize requirements, and achieve financial goals while ensuring the integrity of business processes. Provide business oversight, interface with applicable customers and auditors (internal and external) and assist with contract negotiations to ensure sound business deals within authorized parameters are achieved. Interface with diverse functional areas to ensure risks are understood and financial performance is achieved. Oversee and perform all financial efforts related to the Joint STARS Program which include business management, program control and Earned Value Management. The successful candidate must possess an understanding of Cost Accounting Standards (CAS); Federal Cost Principles to include direct versus indirect, allowable vs. unallowable and have a working knowledge of Earned Value Management (EVM), Financial Planning to include Annual Operating Plan development and budgeting.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance or related field with at least 8 years related Finance Analysis/Reporting and/or budget administration experience.
  • Knowledge of SAP/Business Warehouse (BW)
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Strong Earned Value Management background
  • Knowledge of MPM
  • Understanding of DOD contracts, government Cost Accounting Standards, and the FAR/DFAR
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong financial background
  • Experience managing business functions and negotiating contracts
  • Experience with preparation and submission of bid/contract proposals as well as support in the resolution of price disputes
  • Understanding of DOD contracts, government Cost Accounting Standards, and the FAR/DFAR
  • Knowledge of Tableau data visualization tool
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.

A leading global security company, Northrop Grumman provides innovative products and solutions in autonomous systems, cyber security, and complex logistics to government and commercial clients.

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