Business Management Director 1-20004448

Location: Warner Robins
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: Secret
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies  If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you.  As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide.  We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be.  As we continue to build our workforce, we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.


Northrop Grumman Defense Systems (NGDS) is seeking a Business Management Director 1 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in Warner Robins, Georgia.


The selected applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Defense Systems, leading all business activities associated with Systems Sustainment and Software (SSS) Business Unit.  This position reports to the Logistics & Modernization (L&M) Business Manager located in McLean, VA within the Defense Systems Sector.  The position is a key partner to the Business Unit Vice President establishing strategy, prioritizing requirements, and delivering financial results while ensuring the integrity of business processes.


Roles and Responsibilities:


  • Demonstrates strong leadership skills

  • Develops and motivates a productive staff in a team environment with excellent interpersonal, planning, presentation, and organizational skills with focused emphasis on continuous process improvement

  • Displays strong business acumen, communication, and negotiation skills, as well as demonstrated ability to work proactively within an extremely fluid environment

  • Acts as a trusted business partner, interfaces with applicable stakeholders (internal and external), and leads contract proposal to drive value creation and growth

  • Quickly comprehends and analyzes complex problems and develops actionable solutions


Relocation assistance may be available for this position.


Basic Qualifications:


  • Must have one of the following:

    • Bachelors degree with a minimum of 12 years of business management or related experience

    • Masters degree with a minimum of 10 years of business management or related experience

  • A minimum of 6 years of experience managing diverse teams

  • Must have or be able to obtain a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Secret security clearance

  • Must be able to travel as needed (up to 25% of the time)

  • Must be able to work on-site in Warner Robins, Georgia

  • Possesses an advanced understanding of Financial reporting and planning, Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), Indirect rate management, Forward Pricing Rate proposal (FPRP) development, understanding of Earned Value Management (EVM), Annual Operating Plan development, budgeting, and forecasting to include Capital expenditures and inventory


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Bachelors degree in Finance or Accounting

  • MBA or CPA preferred

  • Proficient in SAP

  • Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance


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

Job ID: 20004448

What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work..
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
Secret Required
Yes, 25 % of the Time
No - Teleworking not available for this position