Control Account Manager, CH-53K Air Vehicle, Production Programs

Lockheed Martin   •  

Stratford, CT

Industry: Business Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 396 days ago

Job Description :

The Control Account Manager has the authority and accountability for specific Control Accounts within their Integrated Product Team (IPT).

The Control Account Manager is responsible for the development, definition, and management of the scope, schedule, and budget for the work contained in their Control Accounts.

The Control Account Manager will also be responsible for the oversight and mentoring of the Control Account and Work Package Managers programmatically reporting to them.

The Control Account Manager is part of the Program Management Team and will report directly to the Assistant Program Manager (APM) for their respective IPT.

Key Responsibilities Include:

Act as the primary Earned Value point of contact for the IPT and provide direction and oversight to any Work Package Managers.

Manage Control Account scope, schedule, and budget. This includes analysis of program data and metrics to determine Control Account performance.

Develop Control Account variance reports per Sikorsky Planning and Control System Description and program standard work for full criteria earned value system compliance.

Using the CH-53K Risk and Opportunities process, work with the APM, Deputy APM, Technical Lead, Control Account Managers, and Financial Analyst to develop plans to mitigate cost growth and develop realistic Estimates at Complete (EAC).

Work with the APM, Deputy APM, Technical Lead, Control Account Managers, and PP&C analyst to mitigate schedule variance, including the development of accurate schedule projections and Estimates to Complete (ETC).

Work closely with the Program Integration team and their Finance and PP&C analysts, to prepare for and present in daily CAM, Program/IPT level, and monthly DCMA surveillance reviews. This includes the running of weekly task execution meetings within the IPT.

Report status on key projects on a regular basis to Leadership / Program Executives. Develop and deliver presentations to internal and external audiences including Sikorsky and NAVAIR. Resolve internal management issues and escalate if needed.


Energetic, organized, and results driven, the Air Vehicle Control Account Manager will have strong analytical skills.

The ability to establish positive relationships with various customers, teammates and subcontractors is required.

The individual will also have solid written, presentation and communication skills along with demonstrated success in utilizing Earned Value (EV) Management, developing and managing integrated master schedules, and performing critical path and financial analysis.

Basic Qualifications

BA/BS degree w/ 4+ years of relevant industry and/or functional experience

Must be a US Citizen.

Desired skills

MA/MS degree w/ 2+ years of relevant industry and/or functional experience with increasing levels of responsibility including experience in business management, finance, supply chain, engineering and/or program management.