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Northrop Grumman AMF OU - Principal Budget Analyst in Lake Charles, Louisiana

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Are you ready to put your years of experience to work at Northrop Grumman? If so, we want you to join our Team as a Principal Budget Analyst. This position is located in Lake Charles, LA.

In this position, you will report directly to the AMF Operating Unit Business Manager. You will apply your understanding of Cost Accounting Standards (CAS); Federal Cost Principles to include direct versus indirect, allowable vs. unallowable, financial planning include Annual Operating Plan development and budgeting, and Indirect Rate Management.

You will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

-Prepare annual Budgets and assess risks and opportunities.

-Analyze trends and review Actuals to Budgets monthly with budget owners; update forecasts as needed.

-Monthly budget reporting.

-Prepare comparative evaluation of actual costs against budgeted funds and determine rationale for variances between costs and budgets.

-Input budget forecasts into budgeting tool (1FPRS, Precision)

-Support monthly financial planning and annual LRSP/AOP planning process, as needed

-Other duties and special projects as assigned


Basic Qualifications:

1. Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance or related field

2. A minimum of 6 years related Finance Analysis/Reporting and/or budget administration experience

3. Knowledge of SAP/Business Warehouse (BW)

4. Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)

5. Strong written and oral communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

1. Strong Financial background

2. Significant experience in financial reporting, planning, and analysis

3. Proficient in Microsoft Office suite, with added emphasis on advanced Excel competency

4. Experience with financial systems including SAP and BW/OLAP

5. Experience with financial planning systems such as Precision

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Job Category : Business Management