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Principal Administrative Generalist (TS and/or SCI Required to Start) Australia

Requisition ID: R10092359

  • CategoryCategory: Administrative Services
  • LocationLocation: London, UK
  • Citizenship RequirementsCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Security Clearance TypeClearance Type: Top Secret
  • TelecommuteTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available 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.

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you’ll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Strategic Space Systems Division (SSSD) is seeking a Principal Administration Generalist to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals at an international facility in Australia on a restricted program. The Principal Administration Generalist will report to the Business Manager of Program Control and will represent the organizational unit on administrative matters.

This role requires the candidate to have an active Department of Defense (DoD) Top Secret (TS) Clearance and/or Sensitive Compartmental Information (SCI) Access through a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI).


 Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Recommends, interprets, and/or implements company and internal administrative policies and procedures
  • Performs as a generalist a combination of administrative tasks in such functional areas as finance, human resources, purchasing, research and development
  • May prepare budgeting, project scheduling, and statistical reports as required
  • Processing and tracking employee benefits and travel reimbursements.
  • Complete understanding and application of principles, concepts, practices, and standards
  • Full knowledge of industry practices. Independently demonstrates the skill and ability to perform fairly complex professional tasks
  • Develops solutions to a variety of complex problems. May refer to established precedents and policies
  • Performs fairly complex tasks and participates in determining objectives of assignment
  • Interacts with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between organizations
  • May develop and deliver presentations

Basic Qualifications: 

  • An active TS and/or SCI Clearance
  • Bachelor’s Degree with 6 years’ experience in business administration OR a Master’s Degree and 4 years of experience OR 4 additional years of stated experience in lieu of degree
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite; Excel, Word, PowerPoint

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • International Business Compliance
  • Experience working for a cleared client in Aerospace or Defense

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

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 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. 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.