The Senior Competitive Intelligence Business Analyst is responsible for researching various markets, companies and trends in the aerospace and defense industry, as well as Aerojet Rocketdyne’s (AR) competitors. The Senior Analyst is tasked with synthesizing that research to develop analysis that will be used to improve AR’s competitive position. The Senior Analyst will provide narrative, financial, and visual information to management to help management understand the competitive landscape, and inform strategies to compete and win programs, or to assist in decision making for mergers and acquisitions. The Senior Analyst will also be responsible for maintaining various databases.
This position may be filled at this level posted or one level higher.
15% - Researching, distilling, and presenting information in the narrative and graphical form.
15% - Analyzing trends in various markets and reporting on those trends.
15% - Assisting in competitive assessment for proposals.
15% - Assisting in Price to Win analysis.
15% - Analyzing competitors, including analysis of financial and contract information.
15% - Developing PowerPoint presentations and memos on competitors, trends, and market information to assist in strategy and decision making.
10% - Maintain databases in Excel.
SECONDARY FUNCTIONS: Other duties as assigned.
Requires a Bachelor's degree and at least 6 years of directly related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level (requires U.S. Citizenship). Must be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information. Having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.
Work Environment and Physical Requirements:
Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit and to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 15 pounds; may require minimal walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.