Northrop Grumman Business Management Manager 1 in Rolling Meadows, Illinois

Business Management Manager 1

Requisition ID: 18007929

Location(s): United States-Illinois-Rolling Meadows

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Business Manager 1 to support the Advanced EO/IR Operating Unit, the Advanced EW Operating Unit and other Rolling Meadows programs within Engineering, Sciences & Technology (ES&T). This position will report to the Manager, Business Management – Advanced Missions. This position is located in Rolling Meadows, IL.

The Business Manager will be responsible for the coordination of all business management responsibilities in support of two Operating Units. Functional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Coordination and collaboration with Pricing, Contracts, Supply Chain, and Program Planning & Financial Control,

  • Long-range strategic planning, formulation of annual operating plans, program budgeting/forecasting/work authorization, and implementation of Earned Value reporting,

The Business Manager will provide independent risk analysis and cost/schedule performance assessments leveraging solutions that create business value to the customer and Northrop Grumman.

This management position requires an individual capable of working in a dynamic environment, a capability for complex problem solving, and the ability to lead a Business Management team across a diverse set of functions.

The candidate must be able to promote the professional development and foster a cooperative culture that sustains the momentum around employee engagement, innovation and continuous improvement.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration or related field.

  • 5 years of related business management experience

  • Working knowledge of SAP and MPM

  • Working knowledge of EVMS as applied to major government contracts

  • Active Secret Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active Top Secret Clearance

  • Experience with financial planning, and business case development

  • 7 years of related business management experience

  • Experience interfacing with employees of other functional / technical organizations

  • Experience with Contract Negotiation and Administration, Pricing, and Proposal Development

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.

Title: Business Management Manager 1

Location: Illinois-Rolling Meadows

Requisition ID: 18007929