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Contracts Administrator

Apply Now Job ID: 430509BR Date posted: Apr. 16, 2018 City: Littleton State: Colorado Program: CCS
Description: Lockheed Martin is seeking an experienced Contracts professional to support the Commercial Civil Space Line of Business. The selected candidate will have responsibility for a broad range of contract management activities including proposal preparation, contract negotiation, administration, and closeout for the programs and special projects as assigned. Candidate will divide time between supporting existing contracts and coordinating and supporting major proposals for new business and existing programs.

Must have the ability to:
-Develop and apply solutions to unusually complex problems which require the regular use of a high degree of ingenuity, creativity, and innovation. Solutions may serve as precedent for future decisions.
-Review and evaluate customer requests for proposal or revisions to contracts; provide risk assessments and offer alternative approaches to mitigate risks, including alternative contractual language; evaluate and coordinate proposals; investigate and reconcile significant contract changes involving cost, specifications, schedules, etc.
-Work in conjunction with associated functional organizations and customers to ensure conformance with contractual obligations, to remain cognizant of problem areas, and to implement the required corrective actions.
-Evaluate contract performance to determine necessity for amendments or extensions of contracts, and compliance to contractual obligations.
-Maintain communications to ensure timely contract execution by the parties.
-Ensure final contract documents are consistent with agreements reached at negotiations

The selected candidate must exercise initiative and be able to operate in a fast-paced dynamic environment. Must have strong interpersonal and organizational skills with the ability to work directly with the customer on multiple contract types (CPFF, CPIF, CPAF, T&M & FFP).
Desired Skills: Experience with FAR/DFARS based contracts, including incentive fee knowledge of both cost type and fixed price arrangements

Excellent presentation and communication skills, both oral and written

Past experience dealing with NASA a plus
Basic Qualifications: Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Analytical and results oriented

Able to work effectively and independently in a dynamic multi-program environment

Experience in follow on and competitive proposal preparation and contract negotiations

Candidate must be willing and able to engage on routine and unique problems/issues to help develop solutions for multi-million-dollar complex contracts
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. 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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.
Job Category: Experienced Professional Business Unit: ESS4400 SPACE Relocation Available: No Career Area: Contracts Clearance Level: None Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day Shift: First Apply Now

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