Find out what all the buzz is about! If you are looking for a career that’s fast-paced and exciting, then you’ve come to the right place. With the amazing growth that Honeybee is experiencing, now is a great time to join our team. We offer a robust benefits package including; paid parental leave, tuition reimbursement, company-paid life and disability insurance, and a generous offering of health and wellness options. Since 1983 Honeybee Robotics has been creating the world’s most advanced robotics systems for the world’s toughest environments. With projects ranging from Planetary Exploration to Open-Source Software and Spacecraft Systems, Honeybee Robotics has exciting opportunities in a wide variety of Research and Development fields. With locations in Longmont CO, Pasadena CA and Brooklyn NY, we offer impactful career opportunities coast to coast.
Honeybee Robotics is looking for an entry level finance professional who is willing to learn and grow within the government accounting and finance sub-function. This person must work well with others and be detailed oriented in support of various cross-functional activities. With a broad range of responsibilities, a successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in leadership discussions and drive financial performance through thoughtful and thorough cost estimating and accounting practices. An ideal candidate is early in their career and possesses the aperture and aptitude to learn new skills.
In this position, you will begin to develop the necessary skills to support the Cost Estimating and Pricing function including adherence to internal policies & practices and external regulation
Assist in the performance of the Cost Estimating and Pricing functions during the proposal lifecycle, which includes new business proposals, ROMs and program change proposals as needed
New business opportunities will involve various contract types ranging from Cost Plus, Fixed Price and Time and Materials
Provide strategic assistance in analysis of proposal products and support other financial analysis tasks
Perform proposal peer checks
Data collection and analysis of pricing
Prepare cost review presentations
Work with Program Managers to development and maintain the Work Breakdown Structures (WBS)
Develop, populate, and check Excel spreadsheets and cost models
Assist in the collection of historical data, analysis, and correlation for Basis of Estimates (BOEs) development
Develop the ability to apply and follow policies and procedures related to external RFP requirements
Work with team to ensure cost volumes are compliant with regulatory requirements and prepared in accordance with company practices
Review BOEs prepared by technical staff including traceability checks
Perform Request for Proposal (RFP) and Statement of Work (SOW) analysis and compliance related to cost, schedule, and proposal submittal
Apply lessons learned documentation, assessment, and implementation of corrective action/improvements to process
Provide fact finding and negotiations support to proposal team
Support internal and external (DCAA/DCMA) audit support as warranted
Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule
Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Unit, the Strategic Capabilities Unit and the Company
Interact appropriately with others to maintain a positive and productive work environment
Required Experience, Skills and Education:
US Person (US Citizen or Permanent Resident)
Willingness to learn and grow in role
Solid communication skills
Ability to solve problems within established policies and procedures
Ability to function in a high paced dynamic teamwork environment
Proficient use of MS office Products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
Compensation and Benefits
All final pay rates will be determined by the candidates specific education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data.
Pay Range: $55 - 70k per year
Our Pay for Performance Philosophy
We ensure that our peoples’ accomplishments are recognized and rewarded appropriately. Our compensation and benefits package reflects our commitment to competitive total rewards.
Competitive Salaries and Bonus plan
Vacation and Paid Time Off
Medical, Dental and Vision plan options
Life Insurance and Disability
Flexible Spending Accounts
401(k) Savings Plan with competitive match
Employee Assistance Program
Honeybee Robotics Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, national origin, or veteran status.