Proposal Analyst 3

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 aProposal 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.

Basic Qualifications:
- Bachelor™s degree from accredited institution
- 6 years™ experiencein one or more of the following: price/cost analysis, material estimating, project management, proposals, accounting, finance, cost estimating, pricing,procurement, contracts or subcontracts.
- Workingexperiencewith 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 aDOD secret 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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.${descr2}${descr3}

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