Remote Program Cost Control Analyst 4 - 7666 in Baltimore, MD at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 9/22/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

 Requisition Number: 7666 

Required Travel: 0 - 10% 

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: No Clearance 

Level of Experience: Senior 

Come Join HII! Where Hard Stuff is Done Right!

Huntington Ingalls Industries – Defense and Federal Solutions (HII-DFS) is seeking a Program Cost Control Analyst 4 (PC) to support the C5ISR business. As a PC, you will be a member of the Business Management team supporting a portfolio of programs of $30M-40M of annual revenue. You will support the Program Manager (PM) to manage all aspects of assigned projects from work authorizations and contract deliverables to AOP and variance analysis focusing on division performance indicators. You will serve as a Subject Matter Expert in the coordination across functions to support project setup, forecasting, funding purchases, reviewing vendor invoices and reviewing invoices to the client for Operations. In addition, you will use your analytical skills to perform root cause analysis on your programs, report findings, and make recommendations to Business Management and/or Operations. 

Responsibilities: I want to and can do that!

•    Monitor and control costs and schedules on contracts. 
•    Perform analyses and prepares reports. 
•    Prepare budgets for contract work and performs financial analyses such as funding profiles, sales outlook, and variance analysis. 
•    Prepare program plans to ensure program requirements are captured in plans and forecasts. 
•    Perform financial risk assessments to identify/mitigate cost risks. 
•    Ensure adequate funding availability by maintaining accurate records of expenditures, directing preparation of expenditure projections, and submitting timely requests for additional funding to the government. Incorporates contractual      changes into documents and control systems by staying aware of outstanding work against each contract in order to maintain realistic contract cost and schedule baselines.
•    Develop annual program budgets in coordination with Program Management.
•    Implement financial policies, develop and manage cost/schedule baseline data analysis
•    Support of customer reporting requirements. 
•    Develop estimates-to-completion, estimates-at-completion, and burn rate analyses.
•    Analyze profitability for contracts and prepare profit models, track project funding.
•    Participate in the planning, tracking, and reporting on projects of varying contract types, sizes, complexity, and levels of risk. Cost plus, T&M, FFP.
•    Responsible for numerous financial reports detailing monthly progress of the project(s).
•    Work independently and contribute to an integrated team through statistical reporting, analysis, and estimates.
•    Present written and verbal reports of financial analysis to management
•    Interface with program manager, senior management, company contract employees, as well as other functional areas including contract prime customers, finance, accounts receivable, procurement, and subcontracts management.

What you must have:

•    10 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; 8 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 12 years relevant experience.
•    Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics, Business Administration, or Finance related fields with 8 years of overall experience
•    2 – 3 years of project control experience
•    Strong QA/QC skills
•    Experience providing written and verbal reports to management related to financial analysis of each contract, directorate and division
•    Effective communicator / team player to work with program managers, proposal writers and contract/pricing administrators to craft a total package of financial portions for new work effort solicitations.
•    Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications such as Excel (Advanced usage of Excel 2007 preferred), Word, Project, PowerPoint.
•    Must be analytical, possess excellent communication and presentation skills and have the ability to work independently and as a member of a team.

Preferred Requirements

•    Experience forecasting financial data for programs and prepare profit models
•    Advanced Excel skills and working knowledge of CostPoint 
•    Implement financial policies, develop and manage cost/schedule baseline data analysis, and report formats in support of customer contracts.

Physical Requirements

Job performance requires adequate visual acuity and manual dexterity for meeting the requirements of the discipline. Office work environment.

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit:

HII’s Mission Technologies division develops integrated solutions that enable today’s connected, all-domain force. Capabilities include C5ISR systems and operations; the application of AI and machine learning to battlefield decisions; defensive and offensive cyberspace strategies and EW; unmanned, autonomous systems; LVC solutions; platform modernization; and critical nuclear operations. Together, HII's domain expertise and advanced technologies support mission partners anywhere around the globe. For more information, visit

HII is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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