Cost Analyst in Lorton, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/15/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0005391

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Cost Analyst

Key Role:
Work as a member of a financial management support team for the client. Support threat reduction programs, including assisting the states of the Former Soviet Union (FSU), Asia, and Africa with reducing, destroying, and preventing the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction and enhance the safety and security of their weapons and biological materials while in transportation or storage. Maintain responsibility for cost estimating for projects and programs involving the construction and renovation of facilities, scientific research and training, force protection measures, operations and maintenance of facilities, cost analysis of US general contractor and local subcontractor cost proposals, assistance to the government with contractor selection by performing cost realism analyses and contract negotiations, assistance to CTR project managers and CTSC technical staff in development of project statements of work (SOWs), work breakdown structure (WBS), and pricing support efforts, and determining the costs associated with program scope changes. This position requires the ability to conduct periodic travel to the FSU, Asia, and Africa as a US delegation team member, including working with government program managers and staff on fact-finding missions to project sites and conducting development or review meetings with foreign government officials.

Basic Qualifications:
-5+ years of experience with cost analysis
-Experience with Microsoft Excel
-Ability to obtain a security clearance
-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with cost development
-Experience with DoD acquisitions
-Experience with project management or working as DoD staff
-Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
-Ability to be a self-starter, acquire expertise quickly, be detail-oriented, work under pressure in a fast-paced environment, focus on the customer, quickly develop strategic perspective on programs, and leverage technical and programmatic comprehension of each project area
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
-Possession of excellent analytical and interpersonal skills

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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