PDS Tech Inc Cost Estimate/Accountant in Cheshire, Connecticut

PDS Tech Inc. is seeking a Cost Estimate/Accountant, in Cheshire, CT.


This individual will ensure proposal estimates needed for proposal submission, negotiation, and sweep meet customer requirements and are delivered on-time.

This individual will be responsible to ensure estimates follow company standard work to include adherence to the standard review processes.

The individual will work as a key member of a team supporting proposal preparation, fact finding, and negotiations and will work closely with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) throughout AIS in this effort.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Analyze customer requirements and assist program/proposal management in creating a pricing strategy including historical pricing and trends.

  • Review Bill of Material for outliers and significant price increases after receiving Supply Management inputs.

  • Provide high quality inputs for gated executive briefings.

  • Formulate the cost and pricing package utilizing the tools provided.

  • Assist in assuring proposal compliance with RFP.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Cost estimating experience.

  • Sound reasoning skills and ability to work with a broad base of technical, operations, supply chain, and finance peers.

  • Knowledge of SAP system.

  • A good listener and a team player.

  • Concise communication skills.

  • Self-directed with strong planning and work product organizational skills.

  • Excellent computer skills: Microsoft Office products (Excel, Access, & Word).


  • Bachelors.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.