Cost Analyst

Full Time

    Job Description

    Job#: 1318137

    Job Description:

    Financial Cost Analyst / Estimator ** Perm-Direct Hire: $150,000 - $160,000 ** ( Huntsville, AL )!!

    ** "DoD Secret Security Clearance" Sponsorship Provided **

    Apex Systems has an immediate need for a Financial Cost Analyst / Estimator in Huntsville, AL !!! This will be a "Permanent - Direct Hire" Opportunity Supporting one of our Largest Government Clients along the East Coast. Please see below for additional details.

    ** HOW TO APPLY ** Please send your resume to

    Title: Financial Cost Analyst / Estimator

    Salary: $150,000 - $160,000 + Full Benefits

    Location: Huntsville, AL

    Contract Type: "Permanent - Direct Hire with our Client"

    Travel: To other PEO office - 10% of the time - travel for conferences

    • Secret Clearance ** Eligibility ** ( We will Sponsor This Clearance )
    • 3 years of Experience in an Advanced Cost Analysis / Financial Position
    • Experience Using an Automated Cost Estimating Integrated Tool (ACEIT)
    • Experience in generating: Life Cycle Cost Estimates, Independent Government Estimates, cost input to Acquisition Program Baselines, Business Case Analysis, and Cost as an Independent Variable analysis.

    Job Description
    • Develop, update, and maintain Life Cycle Cost Estimates (LCCEs), Program Office Estimates (POEs), and Independent Government Cost Estimates (IGCEs).
    • Evaluate contractor cost data to include Earned Value and Cost Performance Reports.
    • Analyze the following cost elements: labor, travel, materials, other ODC, overhead, G&A and cost of money.
    • Evaluate various Courses of Actions (COAs) in the development of an Analysis of Alternatives (AoA).
    • Defend cost estimating methodologies to DASA-CE and other Cost Review Board (CRB) members.
    • Translate technical system requirements into cost elements while developing Cost Estimating Relationships (CERs).
    • Analyze historical learning and rate curve data and incorporate methodology into cost estimates.
    • Assist in the development of Contractor Software Data Report (CSDR) plans.
    • Develop Program Objective Memorandum (POM) briefings to include program funding and cost requirements.
    • Validate Program Management Office (PMO) Life Cycle Cost Estimates (Research and Development, Procurement, Operating and Support and Disposal phases of systems)
    • Analyst will have to apply independent judgment to plan, prioritize, and organize a diversified workload in a high-pace and detail-oriented environment.
    • Support reviews of Cost Analysis Requirements Documents (CARD) / CARD-Like documents, Acquisition Strategies, Simplified Acquisition Management Plans, Acquisition Program Baselines, Business Case Analysis, Analysis of Alternatives, cost studies, various briefings and provide support to PMO's in developing milestone documentation

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