** Candidates must be U.S. Citizens **** Permanent residents are NOT eligible for this role **** Dual citizens are NOT eligible for this role. Also, candidates with a current non-U.S. Passport in addition to a U.S. Passport are NOT acceptable **
Job Description: This Pricing and Estimating position will work with Program & Proposal Management, Supply Chain, Engineering, Operations and Contracts.
Contributes to produce accurate, responsive, compliant and on-time cost proposals.
Reports to the Manager, Material Estimating.
Contributes in costing the Bill of Materials (BOM) for the Pricing and Estimating organization in support of proposals and in compliance with estimating standards and procedures.
Responsible for estimating and costing development and production type BOM's with moderate degrees of complexity and risk including utilizing appropriate methodology and rationale.
Work is performed under limited direction of more senior estimating team members to determine approach to objectives, demonstrating an understanding and application of basic principles, concepts and practices.
May provide guidance to and check work of less senior estimators on mechanics of tasks and strategies employed.
(85%) Reads and understands RFP requirements and documents and communicates ground rules/assumptions used in proposals. Material Estimators generally perform the following in support of the cost proposal:
Work with Engineering, Supply Chain and Manufacturing to obtain the latest BOM to initiate the estimating process
Work with Program Management and Integrated Product Teams to determine BOM requirements based on the statement of work including tooling, test units, spares or any materials not identified on the latest BOM.
Work with functional areas to identify excess material attrition/scrap factors
Identify current quote requirements in order to achieve 80% or more of the Proposal BOM (PBOM) if required.
Coordinate with Supply Chain Material Program Managers the supplier quote process
Coordinate with Supply Chain Material Planners current inventory, material transfers and historical part pricing
Review quotes received and populate the PBOM
Incorporate escalation, quantity variance curves and extend pricing for required quantities
Produce PBOM Addendums and other schedules
Focal for all estimates, proposal substantiation, PBOM development, and audit files
Responsible to ensure compliance with FAR/TINA requirements on proposal substantiation, basis of estimates, fact-finding, and negotiations
(15%) Maintains pricing systems and procedures.
Collects, analyzes and stores data for estimating and analysis.
Keeps current with federal acquisition (FAR) regulations and customer requirements.
Assists in developing, maintaining and monitoring estimating and estimating standards, procedures and processes.
Conceives and plans process improvement projects involving the development of new approaches and methods to attain objectives.
May provide input to department objectives and long-range goals.
Keeps current with programs, customers and Aerojet program team.
Plans and performs systems and procedures audits.
Two Roads is an Equal Opportunity Employer: EEO/AA/M/F/Veteran/Disability