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Sr Principal Proposal Analyst - San Diego, CA

Northrop Grumman | San Diego CA 92199 USA | Full Time | Posted: 02/26/2021

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Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.

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Performs Price/Cost Analysis of Major Subcontracts and General Procurement cost proposals in support of ongoing procurement activities as well as prime proposal activities. Develops cost models to support supplier proposal analysis and negotiation efforts. Confers with suppliers and analyzes suppliers' operations to determine factors that affect prices and performs cost analysis and audit of supplier proposal for reasonableness of cost and/or price. Interfaces with responsible engineers regarding the integration of technical evaluations into the cost analysis when appropriate. Compiles data and develops an objective cost analysis position to support ongoing procurements and/or the Supply Chain prime proposal cost estimate. Prepares Price/Cost Analysis Reports (PCAR) and management presentations illustrating summary review of the evaluations. Summarizes evaluation findings and makes recommendations to Global Supply Chain (GSC) Business Management and Program Management. Provide negotiation support throughout the subcontract definitization process. Provide misc. supplier cost and estimating analysis in support of overall department needs and business acquisitions. Compiles information from periodicals, catalogs, and other sources to stay informed on regulations (e.g. FAR, DFARS, etc.), price trends and manufacturing processes.



Basic Qualifications:
- Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Economics, Finance or related discipline and 10 years of proposal analysis Price/Cost experience or related experience OR Master's Degree with 8 years experience.

- Experience with program cost analysis in an engineering development and production environment

- Ability to perform and apply cost accounting, pricing and estimating concepts and principles

- Proficiency with MS Office Suite, specifically Excel and Word

Preferred Qualifications:
- Working knowledge of government contract environment (FAR & DFARS)

- Analytical and detail oriented

- Persistence and tenacity to meet deadlines in a challenging, multi-tasking environment

- Familiarity with the concept and application of Improvement Curve Theory

- Collaborative member of the Subcontract/Procurement team to achieve GSC/Program/Company objectives, while maintaining compliance during all stages of the proposal/acquisition process

- Ability to extricate and access GSC Subcontract/Procurement requirements, FAR proposal adequacy and execution requirements, Prime proposal SOW/RFP requirements

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.

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Location San Diego, CA, 92199, United States
Categories Chemical & Biological
Sec Clearances Secret

Location Maptop

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