Associate Finance Manager
**Description:** Our world is a dynamic place, more so today than ever before\. Come join us on Lockheed Martin Space Special Programs as we navigate the ever\-changing global landscape\. If you love all things space and get excited about the prospect of building premier spacecraft for our customers, then Special Programs is the place for you to make a difference\. Do what matters\.
The Military Support Program \(MSP\) within the Special Programs Line of Business is seeking an energetic and proactive person to join and lead one of the Finance and Business Operations \(F&BO\) teams\. MSP offers a broad portfolio of contracts that fall into all stages of the product lifecycle \(initial baseline, program execution and closeout\), which creates an exciting and dynamic environment where the candidate should be comfortable with balancing competing priorities\. Strong communication skills are required as this role interfaces with many functions \(Planning, Program Management, Engineering, Subcontract Management, etc\.\)\.
The successful candidate will not only perform cost management and Earned Value Management \(EVM\) activities on multiple contracts within MSP including: support to Control Account Managers \(CAMs\), Integrated Product Teams \(IPTs\), and analysis of financial data in order provide information to the management team to enable sound business decisions\. In addition the qualified candidate will be a leader responsible for supporting the team and working the management aspects of the job\.
Specific requirements will be in support of the EVM process and financial performance measurement including compliance to Program Performance Management \(PPM\) requirements\. Duties include:
\- Establishment and maintenance of the control account budget baseline and estimates at complete
\- Support the submittal of customer Cost Performance Report \(CPR\) and Contract Funds Status Report \(CFSR\)
\- Analysis of EVM performance data, support of CAMs in Variance Analysis and other financial matters
\- Input and maintenance in cost tool \(COBRA\)
\- Interface with planning to ensure cost and schedule integration
\- Support internal customers in various meetings and data requests including monthly customer reviews and ad hoc requests
\- Rolling Wave Planning, Integrated Baseline Reviews and Internal Surveillance Reviews
\- Human resource related activities inline with an L\-coded position to include hiring and performance assessments, etc\.
Must have an active Top Secret clearance and able to obtain a Top Secret/SCI clearance w/ Poly\. US Citizenship Required\.
Lockheed Martin Space offers a total compensation package from competitive wages, a 9x80 work schedule, and healthy living incentives\.
Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package\.
\- EVM knowledge/experience and appropriate applications/execution \(ANSI0748, PPMD, etc\.\)
\- Ability to work independently, build strong relationships, and balance tasks in a competing priority and deadline\-driven environment
\- Team player with strong communication skills and positive attitude
\- Proactive problem solver with critical thinking skills
\- Ability to apply skills and knowledge to provide sound, data driven analysis
\- Proficient Cost systems knowledge \(SAP, COBRA, wInsight, etc\.\)
\- Active Top Secret Clearance
\- Demonstrated ability to develop and implement innovative solutions to complex problems
\- Advanced Microsoft Excel skills \(macros, complex formulas, etc\.\)
**Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer\. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status\.**
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours\. Our customers tackle the hardest missions\. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision\. They’re dangerous\. Critical\. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives\. Those are the missions we care about\.
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges\. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U\.S\., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories\.