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Serves as Estimating and Cost Volume leader on medium to large proposals within the SMD LOB. Provides guidance to the proposal team from analyzing the Request for Proposals (RFP), to organizing the cost volume, through color team and required management reviews. Product areas includes Missile Defense Programs, primarily THAAD.
Candidate will develop, plan, and schedule proposal activities in coordination with proposal acquisition managers and contracts. Compiles cost, schedule, and technical elements in the development of a proposal in accordance with RFP specifications, TINA, FAR, DFAR and company policies and procedures. Will analyze and compile historical data, build cost models and assist in the development of cost estimates to support quick turn pricing exercises. Participates in fact-finding meetings and pricing reviews with management and the customer. Member of the contract negotiating team.
Candidate will assist junior members of the team with their proposals, training new employees, and conduct independent peer reviews of team members cost volumes and perform rates and pricing reviews.
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•Paid time off
•Rewards & recognition
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- Cost Volume or Proposal leadership experience.
- Proven ability to analyze and compile data, build cost
models in order to assist in the development of
independent cost estimates for programs and products.
- Strong Microsoft Excel skills and analytical abilities.
- Must have a good understanding of proposal compliance.
- Working knowledge of the FAR, DFAR, and TINA.
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
- Able to work independently as well as part of a team.
- Ability to obtain a secret clearance (US citizenship
- Experience in the aerospace/defense industry.
- Bachelors degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics,
Statistics, or related discipline.
- Advanced Excel skills.
- Negotiation Experience.
- Knowledge of learning curves development and
- Termination and Debit/Credit Proposal Experience.
- Understanding of the Material Estimating process.
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They're dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin's vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers' toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories. Experience Level: Experienced Professional Business Unit: SPACE Relocation Available: No Career Area: Finance Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: 9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2 Shift: First