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Northrop Grumman Sr. Principal Cost Schedule Management Analyst in Melbourne, Florida

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Northrop Grumman Defense Systems (NGDS) is currently seeking a Sr. Principal Program Cost, Schedule and Control Analyst to assist with all business activities associated with a rapidly growing Restricted Program. This position reports to the Program's Business Manager and partners with the applicable Program Management Team to establish strategy, prioritize requirements, and achieve financial goals while ensuring the integrity of business processes. This position requires a Secret clearance and will be located in Melbourne, Florida. Responsibilities / Duties:

  • Prepares in-depth budgets and schedules for medium sized programs and performs analyses to ensure that contracts are within negotiated parameters and government cost control guidelines

  • Performs financial analyses and prepares variance explanations, estimates to complete (EACs), and monthly corporate and customer reports related to cost/schedule performance, staffing, and sales outlook

  • Prepares EVMS baselines, maintains artifacts, analyzes monthly performance, updates MPM / Cobra system, and prepares monthly IPMRs.

  • Performs schedule risk assessments to identify and mitigate program cost and scheduling risks

  • Prepares and evaluates ROMs and proposals

  • 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

  • Interfaces with customer; works under limited supervision


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or related discipline with a minimum of 10 years of experience or a Master's degree and 8 years related experience. May consider 4 additional years of related experience (14 yrs. total) with a HS Diploma/GED.

  • Demonstrated experience and proficiency with Microsoft Excel.

  • Considerable experience with Earned Value Management

  • Must possess an Active Secret Clearance adjudicated in the last 6 years.

  • Position is contingent upon being able to obtain Special Program Clearance within 90 days of hire

  • U.S. Citizenship required.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Special Program Access

• Experience with MPM, Cobra, Winsight, SAP

• Experience with MS Project and/or Scheduling

• Understanding of DoD contracts, government Cost Accounting Standards, Commercial contracts, Commercial contracts and the FAR

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Job Category : Business Management