Northrop Grumman Manager 2 - Business Management in Sunnyvale, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary hardware 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.

Northrop Grumman Marine Systems has an opening for a Business Management Manager 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Sunnyvale, CA.

The Business Management manager will manage and support the IPT (Integrated Product Team) across a broad range of responsibilities to include but not limited to Risk & Opportunity Management, Change Management, Supplier Management, Proposal Support, and Financial Management.

Roles and Responsibilitiesinclude, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Program resource management, including costestimation, allocation, tracking, and analysis.

  • Subcontractor invoicing and funding.

  • Estimate-at-Complete (EAC) preparation and review.

  • Management and development of Program Control Analyst(PCA) staff.

  • Preparation and presentation of financial data tointernal and external customers, including variance analysis and forecasts.

  • Compliance and financial reporting.

  • On-going collaboration with the customer andfunctional teams.

  • Review of contractual documents.

  • Assistance with contract negotiations.

  • Support of pricing and proposal activities.

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Basic Qualifications:

To be consideredfor this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilitieslisted below:

  • Bachelor's degree in BusinessAdministration, Accounting, Finance, or related discipline with a minimumof 8 years of industry related experience in finance, accounting, orprogram control.

  • 3 years of leadership experience directlymanaging people.

  • Strong experience with Earned ValueManagement.

  • Understanding of DOD contracts,government Cost Accounting Standards, and the FAR.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite,with summary and reporting knowledge of SAP, and COGNOS.

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

  • US Citizenship

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

  • MBA

  • Prior experience preparing and presentingfinancial analysis to team and/or management.

  • Experience with financial forecastingsystems.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a US Secret level securityclearance.

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