Pricing Analyst in Alexandria, VA at DCS

Date Posted: 6/16/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

As part of the DCS Pricing Department, the Pricing Analyst will meet the challenges of pricing world-class talent in the highly competitive engineering services market with multiple concurrent, often complex proposals to the Department of Defense and other Federal Government agencies.

Essential Job Functions:

Evaluates solicitations for proposals as well as pertinent sections of the FAR, DFARS, CFR, and other applicable Government laws and regulations.

Prepares fully responsive, highly competitive pricing models, adapting company templates as necessary.

Supports pricing with compliant bases of estimates for competitive salaries, levels of effort, and other cost inputs.

Assists and eventually leads DCS team proposals, estimates target subcontractor bid rates, and collects sub responses through pricing data calls.

Responds to prime data calls when DCS is bidding as a subcontractor.

Participates in price-to-win and competition analyses.

Interfaces with senior executives, operations leads, capture managers, and business developers. Requests cost inputs from them by sending templates or draft proposals when appropriate. Presents pricing progress in management reviews.

Supports contract administrators in preparing cost volumes by contributing (as a minimum) narrative explanations of pricing methodologies used in proposals.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

A High School Diploma or GED plus 10 years of pricing experience in the DoD environment (including job functions listed above), an Associate's Degree plus 4 years, a Bachelor's Degree plus 2 years, or a Master's Degree plus 1 year of experience is required.

Able to prepare several bids at once despite shifting deadlines and company priorities.

Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel.

Must have strong verbal and written language communication skills.

Occasional travel may be required.

Desired Skills:

Secret clearance.