BAE Systems Senior Financial Analyst - Pricing in San Jose, California

Job Description

BAE System is seeking a Senior Financial Analyst (Price Analyst) to join the Pricing Department. An individual is responsible for development, coordination, and submission of complex cost proposals for Engineering and Production programs in accordance to Request for Proposal (RFP) / Scope of Work (SOW). Individual will at times lead proposals, at other times be part of a larger proposal team.

Duties include request estimates from functional groups, or generate supporting data. Interface with Program and Capture management to coordinate all aspects of cost proposal. Review and interpret Request for Proposal (RFP) requirements, coordinate functional responsibilities with proposal manager/team, establish proposal schedules, and communicate pricing ground rules & assumptions. Compile and review Basis of Estimates (BOEs) from all functional areas for accuracy and reasonableness. Prepare cost summaries and narrative analysis or explanation of cost estimates. Researches and analyzes historical data, develops cost models to support proposal efforts. Ensure timely response to proposal deadlines and customer requests. Provide support during customer / government audits, fact-finding and negotiations as required.

BAE System is seeking a Senior Financial Analyst to join the Pricing Department. An individual is responsible for development, coordination, and submission of complex cost proposals for Engineering and Production programs in accordance to Request for Proposal (RFP) / Scope of Work (SOW). Individual will at times lead proposals, at other times be part of a larger proposal team.

Duties include request estimates from functional groups, or generate supporting data. Interface with Program and Capture management to coordinate all aspects of cost proposal. Review and interpret Request for Proposal (RFP) requirements, coordinate functional responsibilities with proposal manager/team, establish proposal schedules, and communicate pricing ground rules & assumptions. Compile and review Basis of Estimates (BOEs) from all functional areas for accuracy and reasonableness. Prepare cost summaries and narrative analysis or explanation of cost estimates. Researches and analyzes historical data, develops cost models to support proposal efforts. Ensure timely response to proposal deadlines and customer requests. Provide support during customer / government audits, fact-finding and negotiations as required.

Typical Education & Experience

Bachelor's Degree and 5 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Required Education: Bachelor s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline plus 5 years of experience in pricing / contracts or Masters with 3 years of experience in pricing field.

Required Skills:

  • Good understanding of Cost Accounting Standards (CAS).

  • Good understanding of Government Regulations (FAR, DFAR).

  • Good understanding of Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)

  • Good working knowledge of cost elements and their relationships.

  • Clear understanding of estimating compliance (internal and Government)

  • Excellent oral and written skills required.

  • Ability to interact effectively with external and internal customers and work both independently and with teams is vital.

  • Must possess strong analytical skills.

  • Must be detail oriented and ability to handle multiple tasks at the same time.

  • Proficient in Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

  • Excel skills Pivot Tables, V-lookups, complex formulas.

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Prior experience of ProPricer

  • Familiarity with cost volumes and BOEs.

  • Familiarity with proposal pricing.

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. With headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, this Platform and Services Group of BAE Systems employs nearly 11,000 professionals at more than 30 locations worldwide. Platform and Services is a global leader in the design, development, production, and service support of armored combat vehicles, major and minor caliber naval guns and missile launchers, canisters, artillery systems, and intelligent munitions. People are the greatest asset in any Company. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Senior Financial Analyst - Pricing

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