Cost Analyst

Washington, West Virginia
12 Oct 2016
11 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Uses knowledge of general application of principles, theories, concepts, and industry practices and standards to perform moderately complex assignments under general supervision, applying procedures to broader segments of a project.
  • Expected to assist in the preparation of larger and more complex assignments.
  • Analyzes blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare time, cost, and labor estimates for products, projects, or services, applying knowledge of specialized methodologies, techniques, principles, or processes.
  • Reviews data to determine material and labor requirements and prepares itemized lists.
  • Computes cost factors and prepares estimates used for management purposes, such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work, preparing bids, selecting vendors or subcontractors, and determining cost effectiveness.
  • Conducts special studies to develop and establish standard hour and related cost data or effect cost reductions.
  • Consults with clients, vendors, or other individuals to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues.
  • May specialize according to particular service performed, type of product manufactured, or phase of work involved, such as tool and fixture costs, production costs, construction costs, or material costs.

  • 0-2 years of experience required
  • BA or BS or related experience