Principal Program Cost Schedule Control Analyst

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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.

Job Description:

Sets up cost control system, monitors and controls costs and schedules on contracts requiring validated cost schedule control system. Performs analyses and prepares reports in order to ensure that contracts are within negotiated and agreed-upon parameters and government cost control guidelines. Prepares budgets and schedules for contract work and performs and/or assists in financial analyses such as funding profiles, sales outlook, and variance analysis. Prepares program plans to ensure program requirements and statement of work are captured and scheduled. Performs schedule risk assessments to identify and mitigate program cost and scheduling risks. Ensures adequate funding availability by maintaining accurate records of expenditures, directing preparation of expenditure projections, and submitting timely requests for additional funding to the government. Incorporates contractual changes into control systems by staying aware of outstanding work against each contract in order to maintain realistic contract cost and schedule baselines.

Basic Qualifications:

* Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or other relevant field of study
* Minimum of 6 years of combined experience with a Bachelor's Degree or a Minimum of 4 years of combined experience with a Master's Degree in any of the following: Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Program Cost Analysis, or Program Scheduling.
* Minimum of 2 years of experience with any of the following business reporting systems: SAP, SAP Business Warehouse, CostPoint, Deltek, or iFAS
* Minimum of 1 year of experience identifying issues and problems across multiple contracts and make recommendations to management for resolution or mitigation

Preferred Qualifications:

* Bachelors or Master's Degree in Business, Accounting or Finance
* Active DoD Secret or Top Secret Clearance
* Experience with NGCbusiness systems
* Financial planning experience
* Accounting principles or Accounting experience
* Ability to well in a team environment
* Experience preparing and presenting PowerPoint presentations
* Ability to handle multiple priorities at once

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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