Program Cost and Schedule Control Analyst Redondo Beach, CA

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This position is for a Program Cost Control Analyst 2 on the F-35 Material Cost Management (MCM) Team. The selected candidate will support the Global Supply Chain (GSC) Labor, Subcontracts, and Procurement budget planning and Earned Value Management (EVMS) for the F-35 Sustainment statement of work. This position is a hybrid work schedule located out of the Redondo Beach, CA office.

This position will provide assistance and guidance to support the implementation of Earned Value Management System (EVMS) to Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) and Control Account Managers (CAMs), while ensuring compliance to DOD EVMS guidelines and the Autonomous Systems Division EVM System. Candidate will have the following, but not limited to, responsibilities:

Essential Functions:

  • Provide monthly Earned Value Management (EVM) cost control compliance and guidance

  • Possess the ability to prepare and provide weekly/monthly analytical reports and tools to support variance/trend analysis and change control management

  • Perform independent Estimates-At-Complete (EAC) and translate assessments into program risks and opportunities in order to maintain Major Subcontract/GP cost and schedule baselines

  • Conduct data anomaly research & resolution using critical thinking skills

  • Presenting Risk/Opportunity Assessments to GSC IPT and Control Account Managers

  • Incorporating Budget Baselines and supporting internal Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBRs)

  • Assist CAMs with EVMS activities including WBS alignment, time phasing of tasks, development and documentation of EVM methodologies, and variance analysis research and support

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university and 3 years of business management experience OR Master's Degree and 1 years of business management experience

  • Contain effective communication skills for interfacing with Control Account Managers

  • Intermediate MS Office Skills (Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Budgeting, forecasting, estimating, buying or material accounting experience or related

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Candidate must have an understanding of, and adherence to, company policies, procedures and internal controls (e.g. Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS), NG System Description requirements, etc.)

  • Earned Value Management Program Experience with familiarity to EIA-748 ANSI EV Guideline Reviews and SOX Controls

  • Active DoD Secret Clearance or ability to obtain a DOD clearance

  • Experience in Material, Subcontracts, or Global Supply Chain Cost Planning

  • Advanced MS Office Skills (Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Familiarity with SAP / BW Queries and Reports for Material Elements of Cost

  • Ability to Create and Edit Excel Marcos, Pivots, and Slicers tools

  • Candidate must be comfortable in collaborating in matrix organizations

  • Experience with COBRA

  • Government Audit preparations experience

Salary Range: $70,200 - $105,200

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.

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