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Estimating and Pricing Specialist 2

Wichita, Kansas
Job Type
2 Sep 2022

Spirit AeroSystems designs and builds aerostructures for both commercial and defense customers. With headquarters in Wichita, Kansas, Spirit operates sites in the U.S., U.K., France and Malaysia. The company's core products include fuselages, pylons, nacelles and wing components for the world's premier aircraft. Spirit AeroSystems focuses on affordable, innovative composite and aluminum manufacturing solutions to support customers around the globe.


Key Accountabilities:
  • Through the utilization of standard tools, the specialist develops cost estimates, proposals, and business decision data for product development and established programs, changes in company products or processes, and other management requests to enhance the revenue of existing contracts and the support for the pursuit of new business.
  • Uses historical data and engineering task and hardware descriptions and applies regression analysis or other estimating tools and methods to develop parametric estimates and should cost analyses and/or develop labor, material, and other non-labor cost estimates.
  • Manages the process to collects cost data from functional representatives, subcontractors, and vendors and applies appropriate cost estimating rates and factors to estimates.
  • Develops and maintains estimating tools, data and cost estimating relationships. Provides cost and/or price information and financial analysis to cross-functional teams, management, and customers.
  • Participates in fact-finding and negotiations with government and customers. Supports the proposal mangers and independent cost estimates (ICE) to generate the Price to Win in the new business acquisition process.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or other related business area of study.
  • Must have or be able to obtain a secret DOD clearance.
  • Strong computer skills and a strong competency in Excel required.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Major in Finance or Accounting.
  • Experience with Department of Defense (DoD), FAR, CAS a plus.
  • Experience with SAP and ProPricer a plus.

Spirit AeroSystems is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

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  • Job Reference: 702615393-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: UNAVAILABLE
  • Location: Wichita, Kansas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Permanent