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Northrop Grumman Manager, Pricing Cost Estimating 1 in Redondo Beach, California

Northrop Grumman is looking for a Pricing & Estimating Manager 1 supporting the SISR Division. The position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Multi-task and manage conflicting priorities in a schedule driven environment

  • Manage proposal pricing professionals engaged in the preparation of new business cost proposals, change proposals, and task/delivery orders spanning all contract types

  • Provide oversight, support to and review of all cost proposal products, participate in strategy development, and presentation of financial data to executive leadership

  • Ensure Estimating System compliance, advise leadership of pricing requirements, obligations, and risks

  • Must be able to function in a fast paced proposal environment and collaborate with Sector senior management, business management counterparts, and capture/proposal teams to develop pricing and win strategies while ensuring compliance and schedule adherence

  • Represent the Sector for major proposals, and initiatives within Pricing and Business Management to include NAR/ICE and Color Team reviews.

  • Interact with personnel and management at all levels concerning matters of significance to the company related to cost proposals. Will interface and coordinate with other business management leaders and staff on a daily basis.

  • Make decisions on operational issues within prescribed area and manage a staff of pricing analysts and proposal pricing teams in multiple geographic locations to include mentoring, training, staff development and performance reviews.

  • Provide/ensure reviews of all proposal pricing prior to delivery and senior executive reviews.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business/Finance/Accounting/Mathematics or related area and 5 years ofrelated experience.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of pricing, contracts, and business management

  • Self-Motivated

  • Be able to work in a deadline driven environment.

  • Eager to learn, with excellent communication skills to meet deadlines.

  • A team player, independent, proactive and possesses excellent problem solving and organizational skills.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of tools/applications.

  • Current possession of a Top Secret clearance with the ability to obtain an SCI

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

  • Knowledge of TINA and FAR.

  • Knowledge of the business acquisition process.

  • Experience leading medium to large size Cost Volumes

  • Proficient in use of Pro Pricer

  • Risk Analysis and S-curve techniques

  • Current possession of a Top Secret/SCI Clearance and/or SCI Clearance

Northrop 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

Job Category : Contracts And Pricing

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