Pricing AnalystRedondo Beach, CA

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Northrop Grumman Space Systems sector, Payload & Ground Systems is currently seeking a Pricing Analyst to join us at our site in Redondo Beach, CA. This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80 and is onsite.

In this role the selected candidate will play a key role in the organic and future growth of the business by managing proposal efforts from receipt of Request of Proposal (RFP) through contract award. Our Pricing Analyst is a key member of sole source, competitive sector and/or corporate priority win teams and will act as a key developer of winning bids.

In this role the selected candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

  • Develops, analyzes, evaluates, coordinates, prepares, and supports cost proposals to government and commercial customers

  • Reviews Requests for Proposals (RFP) and proposal documents for compliance to customer specifications/requirements and adherence to company policy

  • Ensures Northrop Grumman Estimating System compliance and provides interpretation of RFP requirements

  • Interacts with personnel and management at all levels; interfaces and coordinates with other business management personnel on a daily basis

  • Provides reviews of all estimates prior to delivery and review by senior management

  • Prepares and presents costs estimates to management, customer representatives and government audit agencies

  • Ensures adherence to Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), Truth in Negotiations Act (TINA), and Northrop Grumman policies and procedures with regard to cost proposal preparation, review, compliance, submission, updates/revisions, and negotiations

  • Supports audit requests, fact-finding, and negotiation discussions and the program budget baseline process

  • Supports various departmental business management & operations functions

  • Creates/administers pricing databases and coordinates implementation of pricing proposals across the organization

  • Ensures FAR/DFAR compliance of proposals and supports proposals through the NAR/ICE and C101 corporate approval process

  • Supports the front end business acquisition process by developing proposals in compliance with FAR/DFAR regulation and RFP requirements

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree with 3+ years of related experience - OR - Master's degree with 1+ year of related experience

  • Analytical, presentation, and leadership experience

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel , PowerPoint, and Word

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active DoD Secret or Top-Secret Security Clearance

  • Pricing and Proposal Analyst Experience

  • Knowledge of FAR/DFARS and other Government Regulations

  • Proficiency in ProPricer

Salary Range: $72,100 - $108,100

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.