Northrop Grumman Proposal Analyst 3 in El Segundo, California

Proposal Analyst 3

Requisition ID: 18007062

Location(s): United States-California-El Segundo

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they’re making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Proposal Analyst - 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in El Segundo, CA.

Responsibilities will include, but not limited:

  • Perform Price and Cost analysis on the various elements of supplier cost proposals

  • Analyze data such as direct labor hours, past performance, costs of previous procurements, and/or comparison to similar items/scope

  • Participate in fact-finding sessions via telecom or at suppliers site

  • Submit written supplier cost analysis reports in support of Customer proposal and engineering change efforts

The successful candidate will possess the following:

  • Must possess good oral and written communication skills

  • Function well in a team environment

  • Ability to multitask within a dynamic environment is critical.

  • Ability to prepare cost reports and presents findings to management, contract personnel, proposal coordinators, customer representatives, price auditors, vendors, and subcontractors

  • Ability to pull actuals (SAP a plus) and analyze historical actuals for use in proposals

  • Ability to evaluate supplier proposals with large sets of supporting data

We are seeking a self-motivated individual who can work autonomously to achieve great success.

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they’remakinghistory.Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Proposal Analyst - 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in El Segundo, CA.Responsibilities will include, but not limited:Perform Price and Cost analysis on the various elements of supplier cost proposalsAnalyze data such as direct labor hours, past performance, costs of previous procurements, and/or comparison to similar items/scopeParticipate in fact-finding sessions via telecom or at suppliers siteSubmit written supplier cost analysis reports in support of Customer proposal and engineering change effortsThe successful candidate will possess the following:Must possess good oral and written communication skillsFunction well in a team environmentAbility to multitask within a dynamic environment is critical.Ability to prepare cost reports and presents findings to management, contract personnel, proposal coordinators, customer representatives, price auditors, vendors, and subcontractorsAbility to pull actuals (SAP a plus) and analyze historical actuals for use in proposalsAbility to evaluate supplier proposals with large sets of supporting dataWe are seeking a self-motivated individual who can work autonomously to achieve great success.

Basic Qualifications:

- Bachelor’s degree from accredited institution

- 6 years’ experience in one or more of the following: price/cost analysis, material estimating, project management, proposals, accounting, finance, cost estimating, pricing, procurement, contracts or subcontracts.

- Working experience with Microsoft Office (Specifically Excel and Word)

Preferred Qualifications:

- Ability to change physical locations based upon need (including physical ability to travel)- Working knowledge of government contract environment (FAR & DFARS)

- Previous experience with SAP

- Working knowledge of cost accounting standards, generally accepted accounting principles, and accounting/proposal auditing techniques.

- Familiarity with the concept and application of Learning Curves

- Ability to obtain and retain a DOD secret clearance

Basic Qualifications:- Bachelor’s degree from accredited institution- 6 years’ experience in one or more of the following: price/cost analysis, material estimating, project management, proposals, accounting, finance, cost estimating, pricing, procurement, contracts or subcontracts.- Working experience with Microsoft Office (Specifically Excel and Word)Preferred Qualifications:- Ability to change physical locations based upon need (including physical ability to travel)- Working knowledge of government contract environment (FAR & DFARS)- Previous experience with SAP- Working knowledge of cost accounting standards, generally accepted accounting principles, and accounting/proposal auditing techniques.- Familiarity with the concept and application of Learning Curves- Ability to obtain and retain a DOD secret clearanceNorthrop 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. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Proposal Analyst 3

Location: California-El Segundo

Requisition ID: 18007062