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EY GPS Pricing Architect - Assistant Director in McLean, Virginia

GPS Pricing Architect - Assistant Director

Core Business Services

Requisition # MCL00533

Post Date 4 days ago

Join our Core Business Services (CBS) team and you will help support the important business enablement functions that keep our organization running strong. As a CBS professional, you will work across teams to provide the knowledge, resources and tools that help EY deliver exceptional quality service to our clients, win in the marketplace and support EY’s growth and profitability. Major teams within CBS include Finance, Information Technology, Human Resources, Enterprise Support Services, Brand Marketing and Communications, Business Development, Knowledge and Risk Management.

Join our Business Development team and you will support and execute go-to-market business development and marketing strategies. As a Business Development professional, you’ll work with account teams to build relationships with our clients, drive new business and build revenue growth.

With so many offerings, you have the opportunity to develop your career through a broad scope of engagements, mentoring and formal learning. That’s how we develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities. Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

Job Summary:

The Senior Pricing Architect will operate as a member of the GPS Business Development team and be responsible for building, maintaining, and operating pricing/financial models in support of GPS new business pursuits. This role will operate in a fast-paced proposal environment and work closely with account/proposal team members developing price proposals while ensuring compliance with RFP requirements, EY policy, and schedule adherence.


  • Lead/support the design of competitive pricingproposition for specific client pursuits, achieve an appropriate EYcommercial return, and manage key risks – working closely with the pursuitleader, solution architect, legal, commercial, negotiations, risk, andindependence.

  • Build, maintain, & runstandard pricing/financial models; confirming accuracy of cost, price,margin, and other relevant financial metrics

  • Present the pursuit business case for internalapprovals using EY’s costing and pricing policies; articulating theexpected financial performance, risks, and upside

  • Capture knowledge that can be used to support GPSpursuits embedded in EY’s approach– eg updated costing and pricingpolicies, models, and pricing competitive intelligence

  • Review draft and final RFPdocuments to determine all requirements and available pricing strategiesbased on Sections L and M

  • Build & populate customersubmission pricing exhibits

  • Providenecessary business volume information (price, discounts, subcontractorinformation, etc)

  • Buildand maintain strong relationships with internal clients, proposal teams,and colleagues

To qualify, candidatesmust have:

  • Federal pricing experience, including understanding ofthe federal procurement process, contract types, and RFP’s

  • Proficient in MS Office Suite of tools; Word,PowerPoint, and high-level proficiency in Excel

  • Planning, time management and organizational skills

  • A strong working knowledge of a professional servicesorganization

  • A minimum of 5 years of pricing experience

  • A minimum of 8-10 years related experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or relateddiscipline or equivalent experience

  • Minimum Secretclearance eligibility

EY provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.