Northrop Grumman Corporation
Description Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Sector Pricing and Estimating Team seeks a Manager 1, Material Estimating. This position is responsible for ensuring all proposal bill of materials for the Rolling Meadows campus are prepared and supported in accordance with all applicable Mission Systems Sector procedures and FAR regulations. Specifically, this position performs the following work responsibilities: Leads a team of Cost Estimating\/Proposal Analysts providing direction and support, while utilizing individual skill sets and providing developmental opportunities through stretch assignments. Ensures that material estimates conform to Customer and FAR Regulatory Requirements. Supports proposal reviews with detailed Bills of Materials and Cost Estimating Relationship (CERs) Estimates with accompanying supporting data. Collaborates and coordinates with proposal technical teams in developing the material estimating strategy by interfacing with Business Management, Procurement, Supply Chain Program Management, Program Office, and Pricing Organizations. Interacts with intersecting functional areas to troubleshoot issues in support of proposal requirements and deadlines. Prepares material price analysis to support business unit and GSC leaders in decision making as it pertains to specific pricing proposals. Supports fact finding, audits, and customer negotiations and ensures TINA compliance during all aspects of the proposal process. Qualifications Basic Qualifications: Bachelors\u2019 degree in Business, Finance or Accounting with a minimum of\u00a05 years\u2019 directly related professional work experience. Other areas of study may be considered if coupled with significant related experience. Previous experience in a leadership position: leading a program, project and\/or personnel. Working knowledge and demonstrated work experience with estimating and pricing concepts, FAR, TINA, and US Government \/ DoD Customer expectations. Working knowledge and professional experience with various government contract budget types (i.e. various Fixed Price, Cost Type, and IDIQ) Advanced skill level with Microsoft Office Suite and basic skill level with SAP Strong communication and presentation skills as well as strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills 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.
Northrop Grumman Corporation
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Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.