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Northrop Grumman Principal Program Cost Control Analyst in Charlottesville, Virginia

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We're looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we'll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you'll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems has an opening for a Principal Program Cost Control Analyst to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Charlottesville, VA.

The Program Cost Control Analyst will interface with the program managers, functional management, cost account managers (CAMs) and business managers to provide financial support and analysis to meet program requirements.

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

  • Review and approve changes to performance measurement baseline as required.

  • Support audits and reviews requested by programs, customers, and company management. Fact-finding and negotiation support.

  • Perform analysis and prepare reports in order to ensure that contracts are within negotiated and agreed-upon parameters and government cost control guidelines.

  • Support the preparation and coordination of financial forecasting and reporting, Annual Operating Plan and Resource Plan

  • Perform cost and schedule risk assessments to identify and mitigate program cost and scheduling risks.

  • Prepare financial inputs to internal reports and presentations (IPRS, BARs, Etc.)



Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution with 6 years of relevant experience - OR - a Master's degree with 4 years of relevant experience.

  • Strong PC Skills required, specifically high level Excel skills (including: the ability to insert pivot tables, Vlookup, and conditional formatting, etc.)

  • Prior financial reporting and analysis experience.

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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting, or Business Administration.

  • Demonstrated experience with MS Excel - creating, analyzing, and maintaining spreadsheets with complex formulas.

  • Experience with MPM (Microframe Project Manager) or Cobra

  • Experience with SAP or related business software

  • Experience with COGNOS/TM1 financial planning tool

  • Experience as a Cost Material Analyst or Labor Planner

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.

Job Category : Business Management