Northrop Grumman Program Cost Scheduling & Control Analyst 3 - Finance (SECRET CLEARANCE REQUIRED) in Palmdale, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space 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.

This Program Cost Control (Material Cost) Analyst will focus in EVMS support for Major Subcontracts and GP Material. The analyst will be responsible for analyzing month-end reports; reviewing EAC's; incorporation of changes into the EVMS system in order to maintain Major Subcontract/Material cost and schedule baselines. The analyst will assist with EVMS activities including: WBS alignment, time phasing of the tasks, developing and documenting earned value methodologies, monthly performance measurement, estimate to complete analysis and updates, and variance analysis research and reporting. Support monthly cost and schedule reviews, identify pressures and opportunities, and develop recovery plans as required. Ability to produce tools for material analysis and visibility. Support Integrated Baseline Reviews, customer audits and internal reporting requirements.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree

6 years of Financial Analysis experience

Working knowledgeof EVMS (Earned Value Management)

B-2 Program Security Requirements:

Candidate must have an active DoD Secret and a background investigation within the scope of six years. Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain all required security clearances and program specific accesses

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, or Economics

Proficient understanding of SAP, MPM, WinSight or similar systems

Prior experience working with Material GP and Major Subcontractors

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