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Principal Budget Analyst

Requisition ID: R10108149

  • CategoryCategory: Business Management
  • LocationLocation: Sunnyvale, CA, USA
  • Citizenship RequirementsCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Security Clearance TypeClearance Type: None
  • TelecommuteTelecommute: Yes-May consider hybrid teleworking for this position
  • ShiftShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel RequirementsTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Relocation AssistanceRelocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
  • Number of Positions AvailablePositions 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.

    Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Sector is seeking a Principal Budget Analyst to support the Operations/Manufacturing organization. The Budget Analyst will support the Rates and Budgets Organization, Marine Systems Business Unit.  This position is located in Sunnyvale, CA and offers a hybrid work schedule (3 days per week in office).

    Roles and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    • Evaluate processes across the Operations/Manufacturing organization with a focus on the standardization of best practices, processes, tools and procedures
    • Financial data collection, consolidation, interpretation, and analysis in an effort to maintain affordability and promote the predictability of future trends
    • Preparing financial plans and assessing impacts from Manufacturing productivity, utilization, and indirect expense spending
    • Preparing regular and special-purpose reports
    • Assessing organizational and operational changes to ensure financial impacts are properly evaluated and incorporated into budget forecast and plan
    • Presenting results of analysis for evaluation by Director level staff
    • Preparing comparative evaluation of actual costs against budget and key variance drivers

    Basic Qualifications

    • Bachelors Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Economics, or Accounting plus 6 years of professionally related work experience,  or  a Master’s Degree with 4 years professional related work experience.
    • PC skills, specifically proficiency with Microsoft EXCEL
    • Proficiency with financial systems
    • Experience in Business Management/Finance organization is required
    • Experience analyzing and presenting result to management.   
    • Applicant must be a self-starter and work with minimal oversight.
    • US Citizenship is required.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Prior operations experience is a plus.
    • Familiarity with SAP, Tableau, and internal financial budgeting systems
    • Prior overhead rates and budgeting experience

    Salary Range: $78,500 USD - $117,700 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.