Lockheed Martin Finance and Business Operations Director in Littleton, Colorado
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We are seeking a Finance and Business Operations Director for the Orion Program in the Commercial Civil Space Line of Business. The Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle is NASA’s first spacecraft designed for long-duration, human-rated deep space exploration. Orion will transport humans to interplanetary destinations beyond low Earth orbit, such as asteroids, the moon and eventually Mars, and return them safely back to Earth.
This position requires a high impact leader than can lead a large team in a dynamic environment. The program has both development and production contracts, that requires a leader with knowledge of different life cycles of a program.
The Finance and Business Operations (F&BO) Director will have oversight and responsibility for all financial operations, business operations, and financial planning and analysis for the program. Coordination with functional areas that support business operations will be critical to effectiveness in this position. The position is an integral member of the Orion program leadership team and will be responsible for both new business and capture, as well as program execution and performance. This leader will have responsibility for supporting and shaping the strategic vision of the program and the larger line of business.
In addition to having a broad business background and strong financial acumen, the position requires a passionate people leader that can attract, engage, motivate, and develop F&BO talent within the organization. The F&BO team is a critical support function and is integrated into every part of the business. The F&BO director will be influential in shaping the culture of the team and should be passionate about talent management.
The ideal candidate has experience with Government contracting, Earned Value Management, Financial Planning and Analysis, Subcontract Management, Independent Cost Estimating, and Business Development. This leader will be have a high degree of customer interface, bother external and internal, and will often present to executive leadership. This leader will lead a large fast paced program and agility will be required.
Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
• Paid time off
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition
Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits .
• Demonstrated successful experience leading multi-functional teams, including recruitment, staff development and coaching.
• Financial Planning and Analysis experience
• Experience with Government Contracting
• Earned Value Management Experience
• Experience partnering with external customers.
• Knowledge of Subcontract Management
• Knowledge of Independent Cost Estimating
• Knowledge of Business Development and capture process
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.
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