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Contracts Negotiator / Contract Administration / Proposal Prep / FL

Orlando, Florida

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At Lockheed Martin, we apply our passion for purposeful innovation to keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges.

Mission-Focused Innovation: From aerospace to outer space to cyber space, you can solve the world's most complex challenges for our customers.

Foundational Values: Our culture of performance excellence, ethics, teamwork and inclusion is embedded in everything we do.

Diverse Career Opportunities with Meaningful Work: Grow your career and skills for life. Our technology-driven learning platforms and programs enable your development and agility.

Your Health, Your Wealth, Your Life: Our flexible schedules, competitive pay and comprehensive benefits enable you to live a healthy, fulfilling life at and outside of work.

Empowered to Be Your Best: Use your strengths to make a difference in the lives of one another, our customers, our communities and our planet.

Here, the possibilities are endless because we offer:

  • Flexible Schedules, dependent on role
  • Levels: Student, Entry, Mid, Senior, Management
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  • Collaborative

    There is no innovation without imagination. You bring new, different and exciting ideas to the table every day. You are committed to the success of your team.

  • Curious

    The ability to explore and drive new ideas. You think innovatively to come up with creative solutions to complex challenges.

  • Goal-oriented

    From planning and organizing to decision making, goal orientation produces impactful results. You set goals and strive to make things happen quickly and efficiently.

  • Proactive

    The ability to anticipate, plan and prepare for what lies ahead. You act rather than react to potential situations.

  • Problem Solver

    You work to tackle tough problems with complex solutions.

  • Strategic

    You observe, reflect and analyze processes to make more informed decisions.

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“Before I came to Lockheed Martin, I never thought I’d get these opportunities. The benefits available and the company’s value culture make it an incredibly supportive place to work, and I’m grateful to work somewhere that wants me to succeed. I hope to have a long career here making an impact, and I know I’ll be supported in doing that every step of the way.”

Ryan J., Enterprise Operations

Benefits

  • Healthcare

    Medical, Dental and Vision coverage is available for employees who opt-in.

  • 401(k)/Retirement Plans

    Our 401(k) plan features generous matching and company contributions.

  • Professional Development

    We support our employees through mentoring, internal & external educational programs, networking, skills enhancement and career-building programs.

  • Maternity and Paternity Leave

    Our generous parental leave policies support your journey into parenthood. When you return to work, our facilities offer mother's rooms to support your transition and work/life balance.

  • Paid Time Off

    We offer PTO, paid holidays and paid time off for jury duty and military obligations.

  • Flex-time

    Depending on the position, we offer flexible work schedules.

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Job Responsibilities

Contracts Negotiator / Contract Administration / Proposal Prep / FL

Orlando, Florida

Job ID: 549278BR Date posted: Feb. 03, 2021 Locations: Orlando, FloridaProgram: ARWGS Description:Review and interpret contract requirements and contract change impacts to ensure compliance with regulation, customer specifications, and company policies/procedures. Lead efforts to respond to solicitations, coordinating with program team and customer to prepare, submit, and negotiate responsive proposals. Demonstrate proficiency in understanding contract terms, articulating positions to business leadership, and communicating contract scope to the program team. Advise leadership and program management of contractual rights, obligations and risks; compile and analyze data; and maintain historical contract information.
Basic Qualifications:
This position is for a Contracts professional to support business capture efforts, contract administration, and negotiations concerning MFC proposals/contracts. The qualified individual must possess excellent business acumen, establish effective working relationships, and communicate with internal and external customers.

Business acumen: support contracting process from requests for proposal (RFPs) through fact-finding, negotiation, award, and performance; develop and review contract positions as related to risks and opportunities; comprehend financial and business concepts.

Effective working relationships: handle multiple assignments while achieving program commitments; coordinate and participate in management reviews; interface with internal and external customers; travel domestically and/or internationally when required.

Communication: utilize strong written and oral communication skills; show orientation toward detail, organization, and team collaboration; effectively use MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and have ability to learn other software applications required to perform job duties.

Education: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline.

Ability to obtain a DoD clearance.
Desired Skills:
Experience with Lockheed Martin Contracts’ processes and computer applications

Demonstrated ability to build and maintain high value customer relationships; maintain versatility and flexibility in demanding situations

Ability to contribute positively to an inclusive teaming environment

Experience interpreting and negotiating standard USG FAR/DFARS regulation and/or Direct Commercial Sale terms and conditions with foreign agencies/companies.

Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 3 years of professional experience; or 1 year of professional experience with a related Masters degree. Considered experienced, but still a learner. Other Important Information You Should Know Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.Schedule for this Position: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per weekSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Secret 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: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: MISSILES AND FIRE CONTROLRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Contracts Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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