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Senior Sustainment Cost Estimator

Apply Now Job ID: 455844BR Date posted: Oct. 09, 2018 City: Fort Worth State: Texas
Description:Lockheed Martin is seeking a Proposal Analyst for a position in Fort Worth, TX. Responsibilities include the following:
-Estimates labor and material cost for sustainment of the F-35 based on request for proposal (RFP) data submitted by prospective customers.
-Uses understanding of programmatic history to utilize various program databases and/or other cost data sources to extract current historical data that is applicable to forecasting costs.
-Collects cost data from functional representatives, subcontractors, and other suppliers/vendors and computes cost estimates based on functional inputs.
-Identifies actionable recommendations for enhancing financial performance and affordability.
-Document and track historical cost data for use in developing estimates and present findings in clear and concise way to management.
-Offers support throughout the life of proposal including responding to requests for information and offering inputs to provide clarity during fact finding and negotiations.
Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance is needed
Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Operations or Supply Chain Management or related business discipline
• Financial analysis and proposal preparation experience.

Experience in any one of the following:

• Cost Estimating
• Sustainment Logistics
• Supply Chain Management
• Manufacturing/Industrial Engineering
Desired Skills:
• Experience with Request for Proposals (RFP) and/or sustainment estimating.
• IWTA management, government audit support, financial analytics, and presentation experience.
• Time management skills and ability to handle multiple projects.
• Exposure to Lockheed Martin, Aeronautics, and F-35 data marking requirements.
• Experience with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), Truth In Negotiations Act (TINA), and Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) 401, 402, and 405.
• Strong quantitative and analytical abilities.
• Experience with Request for Proposals (RFP) and/or sustainment estimating.
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, 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: ESS0343 AERONAUTICS COMPANY Relocation Available: Yes Career Area: Finance Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day Shift: First Apply Now

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