RUAG Space USA Contracts & Pricing Analyst in Huntsville, Alabama

Contracts & Pricing AnalystHuntsville, AL

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We are a U.S. subsidiary of a Swiss based high technology company, active in the fields of Aerospace and Defense, employing over 8,200 employees worldwide. With over 50 years of heritage in space flight our flexibility and absolute reliability make us the partner of choice for the producers of launchers and

satellites all over the world.

As a highly successful actor in the European market we are seeking to rapidly increase our international footprint. The build-up of a 130,000 square foot composite structures production plant in Decatur, Alabama, is part of this vision and inspired by the company’s core values to provide tailored services for its customers.

This position supports RUAG through support of the contracts, procurement, and pricing activities. Review and support RFPs/RFQs for New Business activities and work independently on high dollar value proposals, negotiations and other complex contractual issues. Positions ensues the timely review and pre and post award activities, and associated processes and procedures.

Your responsibilities

  • Serve as liaison between RUAG and our customers for pricing and contractual matters.

  • Provide Proposal Cost and Pricing data analysis

  • Lead price negotiations with the client/government, in coordination with the technical leads.

  • Lead all aspects of the submission of business/price proposals for bids on federal contracts

  • Develop contract budgets and their written justifications and provide independent assessments of level of effort (hours), required staff, rates, direct and indirect costs.

  • Provide guidance on all aspects of cost proposal preparation, including RFP analysis, FAR, CAS, disclosure, and compliance issues, system requirements estimation, terms, pricing strategies, business risks, and cost proposal content.

  • Ensure that templates, budget notes, policies, and practices align to the greatest extent possible with funder requirements and RUAG policies.

  • Responsible for price to win strategies in support of proposal efforts.

  • Responsible for analyzing significant, and/or unique contract requirements, special provisions and terms and conditions to ensure compliance with applicable laws, regulations and corporate policies.

  • Preparations of non-disclosure and other company agreements where appropriate

  • Ensuring limit of liability coverage with customers where appropriate

  • Negotiation, coordination, and resolution of all issues with the customers pertaining to contractual matters.

  • Reviewing and suggesting legal terms and conditions with Legal.

  • Contract Administration, including coordination of Agreements

  • Interact with customers and internal company disciplines as needed insuring contract compliance.

  • Ensure proper tracking of contracts, authorizations and correspondence are accurate, timely and are organized.

  • Ensure contract compliance with legal requirements as well as government requirements and specifications.

Education & Experience

  • Possess a working understanding of FAR and DFAR.

  • 4-year college degree in the field of accounting, finance, mathematics or statistics

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience with pricing and preparation of FFP, T&M, and CPFF contract budgets in the federal contracting space

  • 3 to 5 years of proposal/contract administration and subcontracting experience.

  • Exceptional Excel skills

  • Experience with Propricer is a plus

  • Previous experience in Manufacturing a plus

Security Clearance / International Traffic In Arms Regulations (ITAR) This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic In Arms Regulations (ITAR). Therefore, all applicants must be U.S. Persons as defined in ITAR 120.15 (e.g., U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card holder) or protected individual. Also see 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(20) and 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3) for additional information).

RUAG Space USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other categories protected by law.

Did we spark your interest in this exciting position? Then we look forward to receiving your online application.

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