Business Management Manager 3Linthicum, MD

Requisition ID: R10160224

  • Category: Business Management

  • Location: Linthicum, Maryland, United States of America

  • Clearance Type: Top Secret

  • Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position

  • Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)

  • Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time

  • Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

  • Positions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you’ll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

The Payload and Ground Systems organization within the Northrop Grumman Space Systems pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission and help us continue on our journey of #definingpossible.

Northrop Grumman Space Sector’s Remote Sensing Programs Business Unit is seeking a Business Management Manager – Level 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Linthicum, MD and will be onsite. This position requires a Top Secret Security Clearance, with the ability to get a SCI (including Poly) upon hire. Due to the scope and classifications of the role, this position will predominately require onsite work. This position offers a 9/80 schedule.

The successful candidate will be responsible for all program related business management activities, including partnering with the Program Directors & Managers to ensure organizational financial goals are achieved, ensure superior program financial performance, and ensuring the customer's mission is achieved.

Specific duties responsibilities will include but are not limited to, the following:

  • Management of financial key-line forecasting (Awards, Sales, OM, Cash Flow), work authorization, execution of Earned Value Management System (EVMS) and contractual reporting, program budgeting, financial estimate at complete development, and various financial reporting activities

  • Cash Management to ensure timely invoicing and collections

  • Collaboration with Program Managers and OU/BU leadership

  • Provide direct management for a team of Program Cost and Schedule Control Analysts

  • Clearly communicate financial business analysis and reporting to senior management

  • Coordinate cost and schedule analyses and preparation of reports to ensure contracts are within negotiated and agreed-upon cost and schedule parameters and program cost control guidelines

  • Develop business strategy and forecasting, through internal or external deliverables such as the Long Range Strategic Plan (LRSP) and the Annual Operating Plan (AOP)

  • Support proposal activities from a financial and strategic perspective

  • Develop professional talent within the operating unit

  • Assist with program startup efforts and support of the Integrated Baseline Review (IBR) and required data submittals

  • Lead and support program audits

  • Interface with customer leadership on contract execution

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree with 10+ years of related experience - OR – Master’s degree with 8+ years of related experience.

  • Earned Value Proficiency including the Earned Value Guidelines and EAC development

  • Prior people management experience

  • Experience preparing and presenting financial analysis to team and management

  • Experience with financial forecasting systems (i.e. Cognos) and ERP systems (i.e. SAP/S4)

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite

  • Current, active Top Secret Security Clearance, with ability to obtain SCI (with Poly) upon hire

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Degree in Business Administration, Accounting or Finance

  • Current, active TS/SCI with Poly Security Clearance

  • 10+ years of industry related experience in finance, accounting, or program control

  • Experience with Cognos Financial Forecasting System, Cobra Earned Value Management System, and SAP ERP 1

  • Knowledge of government program budgeting and forecasting, as well as Annual Operating Plan development

  • Understanding of DoD contracts and FAR/DFAR

  • Understanding of Government Cost Accounting Standards

Salary Range: $142,600 - $213,800

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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 all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.