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Principal Financial/Cost Control Analyst

Northrop Grumman | Ogden UT 84415 USA | Full Time | Posted: 03/20/2020

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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.

As a part of the Northrop Grumman Space Systems Team, you will work with experts that develop systems and solutions to keep our world safe. Together we protect our troops, public safety, information, and our planet. It's unique work. It's challenging and rewarding. But most of all, its work that makes a difference. We are seeking a Principal Financial/Cost Control Analyst to join our growing team of diverse professionals in Ogden, Utah.

This position is within the ICBM Sustainment organization that supports the Air Force's sustainment, development, production and deployment of hardware and system modifications for Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM), Ground and Airborne Launch Control Systems, Launch Facilities and associated infrastructure.

Responsibilities will include (bot not be limited to):
  • Perform analyses and prepare reports to ensure contracts are within negotiated and agreed-upon parameters and government cost control guidelines.
  • Prepare budgets and schedules for contract work and performs and/or assist in financial analyses (e.g., funding profiles, sales outlook, and variance analysis).
  • Prepare program level balance sheet and income statements.
  • Prepare financial forecasting and reporting: profitability analysis, variance analysis, and cash flow and working capital analysis.
  • Interface with cross-functional teams including Global Supply Chain, Contracts, Pricing, and Program Management.
  • Handle subcontractor invoicing and funding.
  • Estimate-at-Complete (EAC) preparation and review.
  • Review contractual documents.
  • Assist with contract negotiation.
  • Support of pricing and proposal activities.
  • Support Overhead Rate development and monitoring.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree with 6 years of related professional experience - OR - a Master's degree with 4 years of related professional experience. An additional four years of experience accepted with a High School degree.
  • Experience in cost management, finance management, or pricing & estimating.
  • Strong PC skills and proficient knowledge with Microsoft Office Suite, including MS Excel.
  • Experience successfully managing and producing data with strict deadlines.
  • Ability to obtain a DoD Secret level security clearance. US citizenship is a prerequisite.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with SAP Software, specifically Project Systems (PS) module
  • Experience collaborating with technical functions or a project/program.
  • Executive presentation skills.
  • Intermediate to advance knowledge of MS Excel (pivot tables, vlookup, sumif, conditional formatting, etc.).
  • Defense Industry experience.
  • Current CPA certification.

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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Location Ogden, UT, 84415, United States
Categories Executive
Sec Clearances Secret

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