Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers

Sr. Financial Analyst

Dulles, VA

Job Description

Job ID: MHM20181206-46114

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.

Education and Experience

The candidate will be required to work in a team environment as well as  independently to analyze data, generate financial reports, resolve problems, and provide guidance, analysis, and opinions of the financial status of a program or programs to the program management office, customer, and internal senior leadership. The candidate will develop budgets and act as key expert in financial analysis issues, concerns and project financial status, including day to day support of assigned programs, contracts and subcontracts. Selected candidate will be responsible for the preparation and submittal of both internal and customer reports including monthly program reviews, Estimate At Complete (EAC), Estimate To Complete (ETC), and internal revenue, cash, and backlog forecasts.

 Basic Qualifications: - BS degree in Finance, Accounting or equivalent degree and five years experience is required.   Experience with multiple contract types (CPFF/CPIF, FFP/FPIF) desired. Exposure and experience with Earned Value Management is a plus. Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills are required.   Ability to multi-task and work ad-hoc requests on short notice.   Must be proficient/expert in the use of Microsoft Excel and pivot tables, Microsoft Word and  PowerPoint.  Familiarity with Deltek Accounting Systems, COBRA  and Cognos is a plus.

Model Competencies: Problem Solving, Self Starter, Timely Decision Making, Customer Focus, Action Oriented, Ethics and Values


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: Financial Analysis, Finance
Group: Space