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165267,  Material Estimator 4 - WA -

Category: MAN
Job Title: Material Estimator 4 - WA
Region: WA-Washington
City: Bingen
State: WA
Rate: $DOE
Duration: 6 MONTHS
Description: Chipton-Ross is seeking a Material Estimator 4 located in Bingen, WA

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Prepares material cost estimates for high visibility/risk or technically complex proposal efforts. Develops consolidated bills of material and compiles supporting data. Collects data from functional representatives, subcontractors, and vendors. Researches and validates purchase order historical data. Develops and analyzes material factors/decrement to include material usage allowance, yield or scrap. Develops cost estimating relationships. Develops and implements process improvements. Supports all audits, fact-finding, current price updates, negotiations, sweeps and certifications
This position could be located in Vancouver, WA OR Bingen, WA and reports to the Manager, Material Estimating within the Material Planning and Controls Organization (MP&C). It will be responsible for preparing material cost estimates for technically complex proposal efforts.
Develops consolidated bills of material and compiles supporting data
Collects data from functional representatives, subcontractors, and vendors
Researches and validates purchase order historical data
Develops and analyzes material factors/decrement to include material usage allowance, yield or scrap
Develops cost estimating relationships
Develops and implements process improvements
Supports all audits, fact-finding, current price updates, negotiations, sweeps and certifications
Routinely interface with internal stakeholders including Contracts, Program Management, Business Development, Proposal Development Center, Pricing & Estimating
Expected to interface with other organizations in representation of MP&C
Strong verbal and written communication and presentation skills

UALIFICATIONS
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:
FAR15 proposal experience. 5+ years' experience preferred
Estimating experience in a government contract environment, 7+ years' experience preferred
Strong Excel skills (vlookups & pivot tables at minimum)
Strong MS PowerPoint Skills
Must have experience with an ERP systems (Deltek Costpoint, SAP etc)
Work experience with accounting systems and processes and their effect on estimates and proposals.
Ability to collect, organize, and analyze data; summarize findings; develop conclusions and recommendations from appropriate data sources.
The ability to communicate with technical personnel from multiple skill areas and functions to evaluate technical information and issues impacting design, production, and support of products, services, or other deliverables.
Knowledge of accounting disclosure statements, Truth in Negotiation Act (TINA), applicable FAR and agency supplements that influences the development and negotiation of the estimate and price.
Must work well in a fast paced team oriented environment
ICEAA or NCMA membership preferred

EDUCATION:
10-14 years with Bachelor's degree or 8-12 years with Master's degree, or equivalent
PM17

WORK HOURS:
9/80 work week

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

Contact:
Kin Riley at kriley@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x182 or (800) 927-9318 x182


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