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Budget Analyst

Requisition ID: R10075089

  • Category IconCategory: Business Management
  • Location Icon Location: McLean, VA, USA   |  Fairfax, VA, USA +1 more
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes- May Consider Full Time Teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

Put your skills to the test by pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. From global defense to sustainment and modernization to mission readiness, your experience and ability will make it a reality. Our programs are built on equal parts of curiosity and collaboration. Our combined effort means our customers can connect and defend millions of people around the world. With Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the opportunity to be an essential part of projects that will define your career, now and in the future.

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems Sector (NGDS) is seeking a Budget Analyst to join the Sector Rates and Budgets Team.  This position reports directly to the DS Sector Manager, Rates and Budgets, and will be located in McLean, VA (may also consider full time telework). This role will be responsible for partnering with the Sector Leadership Team (SLT) with budget preparation, including monitoring and forecasting, accounting guidance, cost corrections and analysis.

Roles and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for the monthly Sector level variance reports, including conducting research and analysis on variances, problem solving, and yearend forecasting
  • Responsible for establishing the SLT budgets as part of the annual FPRP, and conducting analysis and reviewing results with the SLT
  • Assisting with the annual FPRP submission, including providing Sector level pool schedules
  • Processing monthly JV’s ensuring that costs are recorded in accordance with disclosed practices
  • Responsible for partnering with the SLT on accounting issues, including charge numbers, charging guidance, IWO’s, cost corrections, etc.
  • Interacting with personnel and management at all levels


Job Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must have 7 years of related experience with High School diploma; Will consider: Bachelor’s Degree in business management or related field plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience
  • Evidence of ability to work independently and apply sound judgment to problem solving
  • Able to effectively manage competing priorities and deadlines, and handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, with the ability to communicate and interact with all levels and functions within the organization
  • Strong excel skills
  • Experience with database reporting

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience using SAP
  • Prior knowledge of Indirect Rates

This position reports to McLean, VA, USA, however, this position can also be worked from Fairfax, VA, VA, USA.

Salary Range: $56,300 USD - $92,900 USD

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.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042

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 visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.

Did you know?

Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.