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Principal Program Cost Schedule Control Analyst

Northrop Grumman | Palmdale CA 93599 USA | Full Time | Posted: 10/30/2020

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  • 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 Finance, Accounting or related discipline and 6 years or relevant experience or a Master's degree and 4 years of experience or an additional 4 years of relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Experience with SAP, Business Warehouse (BW), MPM, wInsight or Deltek COBRA
  • Creation of Cost Performance Reports (CPRs) and/or Metrics
  • Active DOD (Department of Defense) Secret Clearance investigated within the last 6 years
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Intermediate Excel Skills: Pivot Tables, Vlookup, Conditional Formatting
  • Microsoft Access, Tableau creation/utilization
  • SharePoint, PowerPoint
  • Experience with EVMS (Earned Value Management) policies and procedures
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 Palmdale, CA, 93599, United States
Categories Executive
Sec Clearances Secret

Location Maptop

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