Northrop Grumman Pricing Analyst/Principal Pricing Analyst in McLean, Virginia
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Northrop Grumman Defense Systems sector is currently seeking a Pricing Analyst/Principal Pricing Analyst to join our growing team of diverse professionals in McLean, Virginia . The selected candidate will report to the Division Manager of Pricing & Estimating.
The Pricing Analyst supports contract proposal preparation, proposal cost volume development, cost estimation, and departmental operations duties. The Pricing Analyst functions in a fast paced proposal environment and works closely with the program/proposal team members developing cost proposals while ensuring compliance and schedule adherence.
Duties entail preparation of new business and follow-on cost proposals, task/delivery orders of various contract types and administrative coordination of the monthly/quarterly proposal reporting requirements, bulletins & memorandums, proposal reviews and audits, and validating the pricing software tools.
Develops, analyzes, evaluates, coordinates, prepares, and supports cost proposals to government and commercial customers
Reviews Requests for Proposals (RFP) and proposal documents for compliance to customer specifications/requirements and adherence to company policy
Ensures Northrop Grumman Estimating System compliance and provides interpretation of RFP requirements
Interacts with personnel and management at all levels; interfaces and coordinates with other business management personnel on a daily basis
Provides reviews of all estimates prior to delivery and review by senior management
Prepares and presents costs estimates to management, customer representatives and government audit agencies
Ensures adherence to Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), Truth in Negotiations Act (TINA), and Northrop Grumman policies and procedures with regard to cost proposal preparation, review, compliance, submission, updates/revisions, and negotiations
Supports audit requests, fact-finding, and negotiation discussions and the program budget baseline process
Supports various departmental business management & operations functions
Must have one of the following:
High school diploma with a minimum of 7 years of relevant professional experience
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business Management, Finance, Economics or closely related discipline with a minimum of 3 years of relevant professional experience
Master's degree in Accounting, Business Management, Finance, Economics or closely related discipline with a minimum of 1 year of relevant professional experience
Principal Pricing Analyst:
Must have one of the following:
High school diploma with a minimum of 11 years of relevant professional experience
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business Management, Finance, Economics or closely related discipline with a minimum of 6 years of relevant professional experience
Master's degree in Accounting, Business Management, Finance, Economics or closely related discipline with a minimum of 4 year of relevant professional experience
Strong analytical, problem solving, and math skills, and general finance acumen
Demonstrated self-starter with strong attention to detail
Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines, and the ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment.
Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment and communicate with a variety of stakeholders
Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Word & PowerPoint).
Ability to travel up to 10% of the time
Must be able to work on-site in McLean, Virginia
Pricing and Proposal Analyst Experience
Knowledge of FAR/DFARS and other Government Regulations
Knowledge of the Service Contract Act and other government-related applicable standards and regulations
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Job Category : Business Management