The Price/Cost Analyst reports to the Procurement Compliance Manager. Price/Cost Analyst is responsible for analyzing statistical and proposal data to establish recommended cost and price objectives for proposal and Subcontracts/Procurement transactions with suppliers.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
-Under general direction, this position is responsible for analyzing statistical and proposal data to establish recommended cost and price objectives for proposal and Subcontracts/Procurement transactions with suppliers.
-Review supplier cost or pricing data submitted and all other factors provided by the supplier in support of their proposal in determination of RFP compliance, the coordination of a technical evaluation, assessment of FAR and Truth in Negotiations Act compliance, establishment of allow ability and reasonableness of proposed costs, and the evaluation of proposed profit/fee.
-Responsible for the cost analysis and evaluation of supplier proposals in excess of current threshold for obtaining cost or pricing data, in accordance with FAR 15.403.
-Compile and analyze cost or pricing statistical data from government or commercial databases, tables, and indexes.
-Participate in review and analysis of subcontractor or supplier proposals.
-Conduct fact finding at supplier locations as needed to review basis of estimates and source documentation verifying proposal cost estimates.
-Provide the analysis and documentation to establish the adequacy of supplier proposals in support of SNC program requirements and proposal efforts.
-Establish reasonableness of cost and pricing and provide recommended price positions to support negotiations with customer and suppliers.
-Participate in cost and pricing reviews with management, customer, and supplier representatives.
-Use industry techniques and practices to conduct fact-finding (audits) to establish fair and reasonable pricing positions and negotiation ranges.
-Develop, update, and deliver training to procurement community in the use of industry best practices, SNC policies, templates and forms related to price analysis.
ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
-Punctuality to work each day and prepared to work scheduled work hours
-Other duties as assigned
-Responsible for thoughtful adherence to all SNC Policies, Procedures, and Compliance regulations (internal and external)
-Minimum physical requirements to perform all duties and responsibilities, as defined by management
SNC job descriptions are meant as summarizations only. They do not necessarily reflect all duties and responsibilities of a position.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
-Requires a BA/BS in Related Field. Relevant work experience may substitute for required education.
-10+ years of experience in finance, accounting, or business administration in a manufacturing environment. Equivalent experience may be substituted in lieu of education.
-Must demonstrate a thorough understanding of pricing and purchasing theories, concepts and principles.
-Must possess project management skills including organizing, scheduling, conducting, and coordinating work assignments to meet project milestones.
-Must be familiar with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) requirements in relation to Price Analysis techniques and requirements.
-Must be customer focused and possess: (1) the ability to identify issues, analyze and interpret complex data and develop solutions to a variety of highly complex problems; (2) excellent analytical, verbal and written communication skills to accurately document, report, and present findings; (3) the ability to maintain the confidentiality of sensitive information; (4) the ability to represent the company as a knowledgeable resource on external projects; and (5) excellent computer skills. Ability to work independently or lead in a team environment is essential as is the ability to work extended hours and travel as required.
-Subcontracts Management experience is a plus.
Internal Number: R0005090
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