Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC.
Westat is seeking an individual to assist our proposal pricing team in preparing and conducting quality assurance of business proposals in response to requests for proposals (RFPs).
Prepare pricing data as requested by other proposal pricing staff.
Provide quality assurance checks of pricing data and documents.
Develop and enhance pricing templates and algorithms.
Calculate and analyze proposal statistics from pricing templates.
Assist in assembling proposal documents.
Assist in maintaining and updating proposal tracking list.
Assist in compiling historical cost data on projects and past proposals needed to identify potential strategies to improve cost competitiveness.
Perform other duties as assigned.
A Bachelor’s degree and one (1) year of relevant experience.
Advanced knowledge and skills in Excel and other office software including Word, Power Point, PDFs etc.
Candidates should have excellent verbal communication skills, organizational and interpersonal skills, detail oriented and be able to work in a team environment.
Westat offers competitive benefits with ESOP, 401k, Health, Dental, paid vacation, sick and holiday leave, professional development as well as other benefits.
Any offer of employment may be contingent upon receipt of acceptable results from a post-offer background screening, if required for the position, based on the specific position which may include, for example, identity verification, employment history, or criminal records history.
Westat is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, genetic information, gender identity, or any other protected status under applicable law.
Internal Number: 15115BR
WESTAT, located in Rockville, MD is one of the foremost contract research corporations in the United States. Since 1961, we have conducted surveys and provided statistical research and related services to the agencies of the U.S. Government and to a broad range of institutional and business clients. We are an employee-owned corporation with more than 2,000 research, technical, and administrative staff and a recognized history of technical and managerial excellence.