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Central Islip, New York, 11722, United States
March 08, 2011

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Lawrence C. Ryan

** ******** ******

Central Islip, New York 11722

Hm. #: 631-***-****

Cell #: 631-***-****



My objective is to transition my developed professional skills into a new

position, managing/controlling a multiple program operation.


Resourceful Senior Business Financial Analyst with experience in conducting

studies to improve the operational and financial effectiveness of the unit;

extracting financial data from various accounting and information systems;

performing statistical, cost and financial analysis of financial reports

and data, and preparing subsequent narrative analysis for management.

Recognized for keen analytical and problem solving skills, works well alone

or as part of a team, completes assignments efficiently and with a deep

level of analytical ability and accuracy, excellent communication skills

both oral and written.




Senior Business Analyst (Finance):

Managed and implemented Program Controls Requirements, which included, but

were not limited to:

. I was responsible for developing and meeting all business goals. These

included budgeting, scheduling, sales, acquisitions, financials and

proposals. I developed solutions to issues impacting these goals and

implemented them after approval by the Product Support Manager.

. Conducted ongoing reviews of all work, serving as the prime interface

between the Product Support Manager and all disciplines impacting the


. Analyzed financial data and extracted and defined relevant information;

interpreted data for the purpose of determining past financial

performance and to project a financial probability.

. Comprehensive knowledge of Earned Value, created data for baseline

schedules, calculating and reporting various EV metrics for internal and

customer reporting for approximately $200 million.

. Reviewed costs and performed cost benefit analysis related to projects

and programs.

. Applied a working knowledge of applicable laws and regulations; with

multiple government type contracts i.e. Firm Fixed Price (FFP), Time and

Materials (T&M), Cost Plus Fix Fee (CPFF) and International Contracts for

completeness and compliance with government and private agencies.

. Recorded, classified, and summarized financial transactions and events in

accordance with generally accepted accounting principles.

. Developed financial reports for forecasting, trending, and results

analysis. Developed proposal justification and rationale, including

departmental pricing reports for contract submittals.

. Provided support to Program Management for proposal activity from

initiation through negotiation, including the monitoring of all B&P (Bid

and Proposal) budgets associated with each proposal and coordination of

all kick-off meetings.

. Prepared and maintained quarterly financial reports tracking expenditures

vs. budgets and determined the variances due to changes in ETC's

(Estimate to Complete) or EAC's (Estimate at Completion).

1. Used various software applications, such as spreadsheets, relational

databases, statistical packages, and graphics packages to assemble,

manipulate and format data and reports.

Northrop Grumman Bethpage, NY/Linthicum, MD


Program Controls Group Leader/Senior Financial Analyst:

2. Group leader/liaison for a staff of six, served as prime consultant,

and internal/external spokesperson on departmental matters. In this

role one of my achievements was when the customer imposed a performance

measurement directive midway through the $25 million program effort. I

evaluated position, identified additional requirements and converted

program successfully. RESULT: Maintained schedule, and implemented PMS

(Performance Measurement Schedule) and still achieved an additional

$1.5 million in profit.

3. Provided support and guidance in monitoring and preparation of

financial reporting activities.

4. Developed and monitored profit margins and five year strategic plans.

5. Provided Department Heads with oversight and support to program

management on corporate database systems readiness.

6. Collaborated with peers in Accounting and Finance in performing ad-hoc

analysis to explain variances versus budget, prior forecast and prior



. BAE Systems Recognition Award Recipient - 2006

. Northrop Grumman TAP Award Recipient for dedication, initiatives, and

skills as team member - 1992/1995/1997

. Grumman Outstanding Performance Recognition Award Recipient -



. Cognos Contributor Enterprise Planning (Adaytum)

. Deltek Cobra Earned Value Management (EVM)

. Oracle Application Financial Planning Systems

. Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Projects and other Microsoft Office programs


. Bachelor of Science Bus., Mgmt., & Economics Empire

State College State

University of New York- 2006

. Associate In Applied Science Business Administration Suffolk

Comm. College

Selden New York - 1980

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