Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers

Financial Analyst

Dulles, VA

Job Description

Job ID: MHM20181306-46132

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.

Job Description:

The candidate will be required to work in a team environment and under a moderate level of guidance and direction. Will be required to analyze data, generate financial reports, resolve problems, and report on the financial status of a program or programs to the program management office, customer, and internal senior leadership. The candidate will be the interface between program finance and the program office for financial analysis issues, concerns and project financial status, and will provide day to day support of assigned programs, contracts and subcontract financial matters.  Selected candidate will be responsible for the preparation and submittal of both internal and customer reports including monthly program forecasts, 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 two years experience is required.   Experience with multiple contract types (CPFF/CPIF, CPAF, FFP/FPIF) desired. Exposure and experience with Earned Value Management is a plus. Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills are required.   Must be proficient/expert in the use of Microsoft Excel and pivot tables, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint.  Familiarity with Deltek Accounting Systems, COBRA, Cognos and TM1.  Attention to Detail, Problem Solving, Self Starter, Timely Decision Making, Customer Focus, Action Oriented, Ethics and Values

Model Candidate Skills:

Has 2 years of Financial Government Contracting experience.  Experience or exposure with Earned Value/Cobra and Cost Point are desired.  Awareness of DCAA and FARs requirements, principles of Earned Value, Program Finance, Financial Reporting, Contract Administration, and Proposal Preparation. Must be proficient in Excel. Must be well organized, self motivated and detailed orientated and willing to learn. Must work well under a moderate level of guidance-pro active self starter.

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: 1-3 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Finance
Group: Space