Beavercreek, Ohio

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 Aerospace Structures Business Unit (ASBU) is seeking a Financial Analyst (Level 2) or Principal Financial Analyst (Level 3) to support programs in Dayton, OH. This position requires the ability to work on-site daily in Dayton, OH.

You will be responsible for supporting our programs and plant. This position will work very closely with program management, operational leaders, internal and external customers, and other sites within ASBU.

Responsibilities
  • Prepare and analyze financial reports and communicate recommendations to management in a clear, organized summary. Serve as a resource in understanding results by reporting and investigating variances.
  • Analyze spending and cost of production weekly and provide direction to management to balance risk and cost targets.
  • Provide monthly / quarterly reporting and analysis to support business processes.
  • Assist in planning and forecasting program financial performance. Prepare future strategic plans.
  • Use financial reporting and provide analysis of key metrics to direct management toward areas of improvement or to surface operational issues.
  • Support proposal and pricing efforts for both new business and changes to existing customer contracts.
  • Develop, maintain, and establish financial information systems considering such things as labor tracking, material consumption, and total cost on operation floor.
  • Responsible for continuous improvement and process efficiencies. Perform special projects related to financial and budget analysis.
  • Coordinate quarterly EAC (Estimate at Complete) process.
  • Able to efficiently work independently or with a team to achieve the desired objective by the specified deadline.
  • Support various indirect reporting activities as required.
  • Perform closeout activities on completed contracts.
We offer phenomenal learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly collaborative workplace. We are looking for self-motivated, proactive, and goal-oriented people to help us grow our services and become even better at what we do. Does this sound like you?

Our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) provide benefits for the member, our leaders and the company. Our ERGs offer opportunities to be a friend, be active, be a volunteer, be a leader, to be recognized and to be yourself! Every ERG is inclusive of all employees!

At Northrop Grumman, we are innovating-- building the next generation of sophisticated aircraft to protect our country. Our diverse portfolio of programs means there are endless paths to cultivate your career. We are well-known for our inclusive, family environment, as well as our excellent work/life balance. We also offer exceptional benefits/healthcare, a 9/80 schedule, and a great 401K matching program.

This requisition may be filled at either a Level 2 or Level 3 position

Basic Qualifications (Level 2)
  • Master's degree with 1 years' experience, a Bachelor's degree with 3 years' experience or a High school diploma/equivalent with 7 years' experience in accounting, financial experience (including pre graduate work), and/or similar industry related experience.
  • Experience with MS Office including PowerPoint and Excel
  • Analytical and reporting skills.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple assignments in order to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to organize deliverables in a clean and presentable format.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret within a reasonable period of time, as determined by the company to meet its business needs
  • Ability to work on site in Dayton, OH with a hybrid telecommute schedule as allowed by the business.
Basic Qualifications (Level 3)
  • Master's degree with 4 years' experience, a Bachelor's degree with 6 years' experience or a High school diploma/equivalent with 10 years' experience in accounting, financial experience (including pre graduate work), and/or similar industry related experience.
  • Experience with GAAP, Sarbanes-Oxley, Government Compliance and/or accounting.
  • Experience with MS Office including PowerPoint and Excel with Pivot tables & VLOOKUP
  • Analytical and reporting skills.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple assignments in order to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to organize deliverables in a clean and presentable format.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret within a reasonable period of time, as determined by the company to meet its business needs
  • Ability to work on site in Dayton, OH with a hybrid telecommute schedule as allowed by the business.
Preferred qualifications
  • Master's or Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or mathematics
  • Experience with defense contracts
  • Experience in program/cost accounting, and legal/contracts
  • Experience with program cost control, proposal & pricing support and/or planning & forecasting
  • Experience with cost analysis or estimating in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS).
  • Experience partnering and supporting senior leaders of any functional business unit.
  • Operational knowledge of manufacturing, engineering, and business environments.
  • Active Secret Security Clearance issued by the Department of Defense
Salary Range: $61,900 USD - $92,900 USD
Salary Range 2: $76,200 USD - $114,400 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 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.

Beavercreek, Ohio

Become part of a team at the forefront of technology and the frontline of defense when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. We currently have opportunities across the world for those ready to solve our toughest challenges on land, sea, air, space and cyberspace.

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© 2020 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. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO.

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