Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers

Financial Analyst

Beavercreek, OH

Job Description

Job ID: DBK20180606-46023

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 Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Northrop Grummanis currently seeking a Financial Analyst to join our team in our Dayton, OH office. 

The position requires US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a Secret clearance.

Role Description & Responsibilities:

This position is responsible for various financial functions such as payroll, timekeeping, overhead budgeting, rate planning, auditing, forecasting, and analysis within a CAS environment.  Reviews financial and schedule data received from both managers and the accounting systems for accuracy and indications of cost spending trends.  Maintains and presents documented financial information to various levels of management.  The Analyst ensures compliance with internal procedures and DFAR/FAR government regulations.  Participates in audits and interfaces with government auditors to ensure an understanding of financial data, methodology, and applicability under appropriate government regulations exists. 

Education Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree (Bachelor of Science degree in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration preferred) is required. 

Experience Requirements:

  • Experience with financial functions, such as budgeting, auditing, forecasting and analysis.
  • Working knowledge of Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Enterprise Accounting Systems (Cobra, CostPoint etc)
  • Demonstrated advanced critical thinking and analytical skills
  • To effectively contribute to the organization, this position must be able to communicate financial/program information efficiently within a matrix organization 

Experience Preferred

  • Earned Value Management with Cost Performance Reporting.
  • Aerospace or DOD industry experience
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Experience with Accounting Software Costpoint, Cognos and Program Control Software (MPM, Cobra, etc.) 

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.

Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 3-5 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Finance
Group: Flight