Cost Estimator

Employer
Whitney, Bradley and Brown
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Function
Finance
Hours
Full Time
JOB TITLE: Cost EstimatorPROJECT OVERVIEW: Provide a full range of cost estimation and financial analysis expertise including cost modeling, planning, execution, tracking, and financial program management. The analyst will be a WBB consultant in our Reston offices . Individual will participate on and/or manage teams providing multi-disciplinary study support to government and industry customers . This requires the individual to be able to multi-task on various projects at the same time in a deadline intensive environment. Will work with senior government personnel on a regular basis, and will frequently be called on to provide briefings and lead large meetings. JOB DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide Analytical Planning support including:- Business Case Analysis- Best Value Analysis- Cost Benefit Analysis- Analysis of Alternatives - Life Cycle Cost Estimating/Model development- Total Ownership Cost Analysis- Control Account Plan- Integrated Master Plan and Schedule- Performance Measurement Baseline Conduct Program Management Analysis including:- Cost, Schedule, and Performance Reporting and Awareness- Earned Value Management Participate in and lead collaborative working groups REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS: Security Clearance: Secret Able to be cleared by DOD Top Secret Bachelors Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Operations Research, or related discipline Five (5) years cost estimating/model development experience for a DOD weapons system acquisition program Active DOD SECRET security clearance Certified Cost Estimator Seven (7) years experience conducting economic analysis, financial planning, execution, tracking, or program analysis Knowledge / experience using various software tools , such as ACEIT, Crystal Ball, and PRICE Advanced Excel skills Experience developing fiscal programs or budgets and conducting financial analysis for acquisition programs to include earned value managementDESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS: MBA or Masters Degree in Finance, Economics, Mathematics , Cost Estimating, Operations Research or related dsicipline Active DOD TOP SECRET security clearance or eligible for a DOD TOP SECRET clearance Experience with data visualization software Experience responding to Government solicitations involving cost and business analysis Five (5) years in Cost Estimating for programs other than DOD weapons systems MS Project scheduler expertiseWORK LOCATION: Reston, VA TRAVEL: 10%KEY WORDS: Finance, Economics. Financial Management, Cost Estimating, Earned Value Management, Business Case Analysis, Life Cycle Cost WBB is a technical and management consulting company that provides innovative products and services that solve government and commercial customers toughest problems. For more than 30 years, WBB has set the standard for excellence in consulting services, while providing its employees with an outstanding work environment with ample opportunities for growth and success. WBB continues to enjoy impressive growth, which is directly attributed to the companys hiring practice of always hiring the very best professionals from government, military and industry.We are proud of our diverse environment and are an Equal Opportunity Employer. WBB is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. WBB participates in E-Verify. WBB does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of WBB and WBB will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.