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Contracts Negotiator Associate - Grand Prairie, Texas

Apply Now Job ID: 525065BR Date posted: Apr. 23, 2020 City: Grand PrairieState: Texas Program: THAAD
Description:Lockheed Martin Missiles & Fire Control (MFC) is seeking an entry level Contracts Negotiator for a position in Grand Prairie, TX to support THAAD Program pursuits with contract administration, negotiations, metrics, and future contract planning.
Duties for this position include:
• Provides proposal preparation, contract negotiation, administration assistance for the programs and special projects as assigned.

• Evaluates contract performance to determine necessity for amendments or extensions of contracts, and compliance to contractual obligations.

• Maintains communications to ensure timely contract execution by the parties.

• Reviews and evaluates customer requests for proposal or revisions to contracts;
evaluates and coordinates proposals; investigates and reconciles significant contract changes involving cost, specifications, schedules, etc.

• Ensures final contract documents are consistent with agreements reached at negotiations.

• May plan and participate in training of contract practices and negotiations to company personnel.

• Develops solutions to assigned problems of limited scope.

• This position will require some travel.
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education. Entry level.

Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

Ability to obtain a security clearance

Excellent oral and written communications skills and the ability to effectively interact with all levels within the organization and external customers

Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills

Ability to learn and operate in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment

Must have excellent presentation skills, strong analytical abilities, and be a self-start who can work independently with minimal supervision

The qualified individual must be able to establish effective working relationships and communications with all internal and external customers and possess excellent business acumen

Must be able to coordinate Government activities including audits, performance-based payment plans, etc.

Ability to travel as required for this position
Desired Skills:
Prior Contracts experience working with MDA (Missile Defense Agency) or THAAD work experience

Self-starter with an aptitude for learning

Comfortable speaking and presenting to a variety of audiences and levels

Electronic Contracting Environment (ECE) experience

Familiarity with the IWTA system and related policies and procedures
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: 4 yr and up CollegeBusiness Unit: MISSILES AND FIRE CONTROLRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: ContractsClearance Level: SecretType: Full-TimeVirtual Location: noWork Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/dayShift: First Apply Now

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