Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.
Northrop Grumman Technology Services
is seeking a Business Manager 3 to lead all Business activities associated with Lake
Charles, Louisiana Site. This position
reports to the Weapon Systems Operations (WSO) Business Unit Business
Management Director within the Technology Services GLM Division and partners
with the Site VP and the various Program Directors to establish strategy;
prioritize requirements and achieve financial goals while ensuring the
integrity of business processes.
- 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.
- The successful candidate must possess an advanced
understanding of Cost Accounting Standards (CAS); Federal Cost Principles
including direct versus indirect, allowable vs. unallowable; Forward
Pricing Rate proposals (FPRPs) development, negotiation and execution; understanding
of Earned Value Management (EVM), Financial Planning to include Annual
Operating Plan development, budgeting and forecasting to include Capital
expenditures, inventory and charitable contributions.
- Individual should be proficient at developing and
motivating a productive staff in a team environment with excellent
interpersonal, planning, presentation and organizational skills with
focused emphasis on continuous process improvement
Individual will support the Site in new business
Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance/Business with a minimum of 10 years applicable experience (or four additional years of relevant professional experience in lieu of degree) in finance, accounting or program control.
Understanding of DoD contracts, government Cost Accounting Standards, Commercial contracts, Commercial contracts and the FAR.
Knowledge of EVMS as applied to major government contracts
Candidate should be proficient in Microsoft Office suite, SAP and BW
Proven professional and managerial skills
Demonstrated ability to collaborate in a team environment
Able to prioritize and adjust tasks to accomplish the program results
Able to prepare and analyze data and figures
Ability to comprehend and analyze complex problems and develop solutions
Able to lead a team in numerous geographical locations
Ability to obtain/maintain a Secret level security clearance. Clearance not required to start.
Proficient in SAP, BW and MPM or COBRA
Ability to develop and present material outside the immediate work function - Strong verbal and written communications skills
Excellent organizational and prioritization skills
Comfortable networking and interfacing with employees of other organizations.
Active Secret DoD Clearance
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