MCR, LLC Cost Analysts/Estimator in Brussels, Belgium

Cost Analysts/Estimator

ID: 3264

Location: Brussels, Belgium



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Review and propose improvements to current business processes and policies related to Life Cycle Cost estimation

Establish LCCE policies and processes

Work with project managers to develop life cycle cost estimates for future acquisitions using the appropriate cost and pricing models

Work with project managers and the financial staff to estimate the Agency’s project management costs for future acquisitions using the appropriate cost and pricing models

Develop Cost Estimating Relationships (CER) and metrics where possible

Support standardization and update of Operations and Maintenance (O&M) estimates

Develop and maintain price proposal cost and pricing templates

Review the pricing section of IFB Bidding Instructions (pricing only) and provide feedback

Conduct cost and price analysis of competitive and non-competitive bids for supplies and services offered to the Agency

Provide training to NCI Agency staff on cost estimation methods

Perform any other duties as may be required


Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, Math or Engineering. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered

5+ relevant years’ experience in Life Cycle Cost Estimating (LCCE) and particularly within the Federal Government sector

Experience with developing LCCE policies and processes

Experience with rough order of magnitude, budgeting, definitive estimates, and other lifecycle requirements

Experience with the different types of cost data required to develop cost models for acquisition programs

Experience analyzing cost and programmatic data from various sources

Knowledge of Basis of Estimates that support any estimates developed

Ability to document and explain how estimates are derived

Dedication to high-quality products and the ability to function with minimal supervision

Must be an analytical thinker with ability to communicate results and issues

NATO Experience preferred

US Citizenship is required. Applicants selected will be subject to a Government investigation and must meet eligibility requirements to obtain and retain the designated Government clearance (Secret). Must have an active Secret clearance.


MCR, LLC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.