Northrop Grumman Manager Business Management 2 in Herndon, Virginia

Manager Business Management 2

Requisition ID: 18007983

Location(s): United States-Virginia-Herndon

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: No

Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company whose work with cutting-edge technology is driven by something human: the lives our technology protects? If so, Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. It’s not the systems that drive us: it’s the soldier our systems bring home. It’s not just the equipment that motivates us: it’s the people our equipment protects. It’s not the innovation that gets us up in the morning: it’s whom those innovations serve. We’re united by our work to help people and protect the world. And that mission makes our team even stronger.

When you join Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with coworkers in an environment that’s uniquely caring, diverse, and respectful. Employees share experiences, insights, perspectives, and creative solutions with some of the best minds in the industry. We collaborate through integrated product teams, cross-functional teams, and employee resource groups, while thriving through the support of training and development, mentors and every day coaching, along with extensive health and work/life benefits. We’re committed to our employees’ professional and personal development and success.

Northrop Grumman recruits top talent with traditional and non-traditional backgrounds in order to ensure our team is united, connected, skilled, focused and innovative. An inclusive workplace of people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives is the key to our performance. At Northrop Grumman, we want our employees to bring their whole self to work. All your different sides are welcome here, as we believe they make our team, our products and our services, that much better.

The Advanced Defense Services (ADS) Division is seeking a Business Manager to lead an Operating Unit across a broad range of responsibilities. This position will partner with the Operating Unit Director, will lead a large staff of Program Control Analysts, and will prioritize requirements to help ensure the achievement of financial goals. This person will also be the business management focal point for audit and compliance activities, as well as ensuring compliance with FAR and all internal disclosure statements. The position is located in Herndon, VA.

Responsibilities include:

  • Oversee daily business management operations.

  • Provide business oversight, interface with applicable customers and auditors (internal and external) and assist with contract negotiations as needed to ensure sound business deals within authorized parameters are achieved.

  • Interface with diverse functional areas to ensure risks are understood and financial performance is achieved.

  • Provide guidance and leadership for all functions of program control, scheduling and pricing.

  • Supporting the preparation and coordination of monthly financial forecasting and reporting of Sales, Margin, Awards, and Cash for the business unit.

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

  • Manage the resources available, troubleshoot as required, and act efficiently to remove obstacles.

The ideal candidate will be proficient at developing and motivating a productive staff in a team environment with excellent interpersonal, planning, and presentation skills.

To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions, please view our Selecting the Best Qualified Managers

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree, or equivalent experience, with 10 years of industry related experience in finance, accounting or program control or a Masters degree and 8 years of experience or 14 years of relevant work experience may be considered in lieu of degree

  • Understanding of government Cost Accounting Standards and the FAR

  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office suite, SAP, and Business Warehouse (BW)

  • Strong analytical, leadership, communication, and organizations skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and experience with EVMS

  • Previous experience leading and managing geographically diverse teams

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Manager Business Management 2

Location: Virginia-Herndon

Requisition ID: 18007983