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Cost Analyst Senior Job in Dayton, Ohio US

Cost Analyst Senior

MCR, LLC - Dayton, OH

Posted: 8/14/2021 - Expires: 11/12/2021

Job ID: 230612622


Job Description

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MCR is a fast-growing global company headquartered in McLean, VA that supports defense and civilian agencies, NATO, and European ministries that face some of the most complex mission challenges in the world. If you are the best at what you do, we are looking for you. At MCR, you will contribute to programs and projects that matter-to your career, to your fellow citizens, and to your nation. You will use the latest technologies, techniques, and tools. You will be trusted to work independently and make decisions. You'll be rewarded with top-tier compensation and benefits.

Overview of the Position:

We have an opportunity available for a Senior Cost Analyst to support AFLCMC/WBS Strike Systems Program Office located at Wright-Patterson AFB. 

The major areas of support are cost research, cost estimating, earned value management implementation and analysis, schedule networking, program control integration and analysis, and financial analysis.

Position Description:

Experience developing cost estimates for all phases of DoD acquisition programs from inception through disposal - which includes:



Parametric estimation

Analysis Techniques

Experience of all phases of the analysis and estimation process to include task definition and planning; data research, collection and analysis; and review, presentation, and documentation

Cost estimation experience includes:

Creating Most Probable Life Cycle Cost (MPLCC) estimates for source selection evaluation

Quick-turnaround "what-if" cost estimates

Estimates supporting Cost as an Independent Variable (CAIV) analyses

Estimates for Should/Will Cost Reviews

Exercises in Reduction in Total Ownership Costs (RTOC)

Experience accomplishing inputs and cost estimates for the annual POM/ Future Year Defense Program/Plan (FYDP), President's Budget (PB), and Budget Estimate Submissions (BES) processes.

Experience formulating "should cost"/"will cost" estimates and analyses of their potential effects on program budgets and cost estimates.

Knowledgeable in acquisition program control, financial management, budget building, planning, distribution/execution processes and USAF or DoD program management, program control, and financial systems financial systems.

Experience using Microsoft Excel-based estimating models and cost/schedule risk analysis software to create estimates. 

Experience using DoD operating and support cost databases (e.g. Air Force Total Ownership Cost (AFTOC) or the Reliability & Maintainability Information System (REMIS)) to assist in the cost estimating process.

Support integrated master schedule analysis and evaluation to include schedule risk assessments.

Support development of program documentation and financial management products, processes, and reviews.

Evaluate contract financial reports and analyze earned-value performance data using Earned Value Management concepts, tools, and analysis techniques.

Contractor personnel shall program control functions to include budget formulation and funds management for all phases of the Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution processes.

Perform contract/financial transaction reconciliation and closeout duties.

Required Qualifications:

Top Secret clearance


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Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
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Education Level:
No school grade completed
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