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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Manager, Business Office in RICHLAND, Washington

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 309602

Directorate: Business Services

Division: Financial Planning & Business Services

Group: National Security Business Office

Job Description

Responsible for the oversight and implementation of all business processes utilized in the management and operations of assigned Directorate(s) including:

  • Financial forecasting, budgeting, business analysis, and financial performance. Performs trend analysis of financial indicators and communicates to senior management direction on financial risk areas, performance assessment, business implementation and strategy impacts. Provides validation of Directorate(s) goals associated with Sales, BV, FTEs and Net Income

  • Responsible for the processes and procedures associated with the full funding cycle, proposal to project closeout

  • Establishes internal controls to reduce risk associated with business operations. Ensures compliance with accepted accounting methods, government regulations and internal policies and procedures

  • Provides business interface to clients and other Battelle managed laboratories

  • Works on issues of diverse scope where analysis of situation or data requires evaluation of a variety of factors, including an understanding of current business trends

  • Regularly interacts with senior management or executive levels on matters concerning several functional areas, divisions, and/or customers. Requires the ability to change the thinking of, or gain acceptance from, others in sensitive situations, without damage to the relationship. Leads a cooperative effort among members of a project team, both inside the responsible organization and across the Laboratory

  • Has responsibility for staff capability for service delivery of their functional area

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree and 10+ years of relevant experience; OR, a Master's degree and 8+ years of relevant experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at

Other Information

This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a federal security clearance.


  • U.S. Citizenship

  • Background Investigation: Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified matter in accordance 10 CFR 710, Appendix B.

  • Drug Testing: All Security Clearance (L or Q) positions will be considered by the Department of Energy to be Testing Designated Positions which means that they are subject to applicant, random, and for cause drug testing. In addition, applicants must be able to demonstrate non-use of illegal drugs, including marijuana, for the 12 consecutive months preceding completion of the requisite Questionnaire for National Security Positions (QNSP).

Note: Applicants will be considered ineligible for security clearance processing by the U.S. Department of Energy until non-use of illegal drugs, including marijuana, for 12 consecutive months can be demonstrated.

Directorate: Business Services

Job Category: Managers

Group: Financial Plng & Busn Services

Opening Date: 2019-07-23

Closing Date: 2019-08-22