• Advise the Secretary of the Navy, Chief of Naval Operations, and Commandant of the Marine Corps on cost and economic issues.
  • Lead the Department of the Navy cost community in issues of cost policy and policy implementation.
  • Develop independent cost estimates and assessments for Acquisition Category I and IA programs and prepare Service Cost Positions to inform the Milestone Decision Authority.
  • Conduct economic analysis and special studies to support relevant defense issues.
  • Increase capability and efficiency of the Naval cost estimating community.
  • Manage the Department's implementation of the Department of Defense Visibility and Management of Operating and Support Costs (VAMOSC) Program.