Contracts Negotiator Sr Stf/Multiple Locations

Lockheed Martin Corporation Huntsville , AL 35801

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description:

At Lockheed Martin, we apply our passion for purposeful innovation to keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges. Mission-focused innovations: from aerospace, to outer space, to cyberspace, we give you the chance to solve some of the world's most complex challenges.

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

Diverse career opportunities with meaningful work: you can grow your career and skills for life with technology-driven learning platforms and programs that 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: make a difference in the lives of others, our customers and our planet.

The Missile Defense Solutions (MDS) team is seeking a level 5 contracts negotiator and Team Leader. In this role, the negotiator will serve as the primary contracts expert supporting MDS's Special Programs and Command and Control Battle Management (C2BMC) Program. The successful candidate will be the primary customer interface for contractual matters related to MDS programs, working directly with the MDS leadership and program teams. As the level 5 Contracts Negotiator Senior Staff, the candidate will:

  • Negotiate, administer, extend, terminate and renegotiate standard and nonstandard contracts;

  • Support classified and unclassified contracts as required;

  • 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; and

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

As the Team Leader, the candidate will also:

  • Plan and participate in training of contract practices and negotiations to company personnel;

  • Allocate work to the team members;

  • Provide guidance and mentorship for contractual matters and principles;

  • Ensure policy and procedure compliance;

  • Serve as a subject matter expert for contractual matters;

  • Represent contracts leadership as required with customer meetings and engagements;

  • Provide on-going feedback for growth and development of team members; and,

  • Interface and report directly with Contracts Senior Leadership.

The successful candidate shall have and or demonstrate the following key attributes:

  • Discretion and latitude to work under consultative direction toward long-range goals and objectives;

  • Self-initiate assignments and virtually self-supervise;

  • Make effective and sound decisions that could have significant effect on the financial, employee or public relations posture of the organization;

  • Recommend actions or decisions that if made erroneously, could result in failure to achieve goals critical to the major objectives of the organization

  • Actively participate in the growth and development of team members through partnering with leadership

  • Serve as prime consultant and external spokesperson for the MDS contracts organization on highly significant matters relating to policies, programs, capabilities, and long-range goals and objectives; and,

  • Develop solutions to problems of unusual complexity which require a high degree of ingenuity, creativity, and innovativeness.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 15 years or more of professional experience; or 13 years of professional experience with a related Masters degree. Considered an expert, authority in discipline.

  • Must possess a secret clearance
icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Senior Business Operations Specialist Contracts

Canvas Inc.

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 1/8/2021 12:00:00 AM 2021-04-08T00:00 Duties and Responsibilities: * Provides contractual support to the Aviation Turbine Engines (ATE) Project Office mission. * Reviews, analyzes, and applies the Federal Acquisition Regulation and applicable statutory/regulatory requirements in support of all the assigned ATE requirements. * Prepares and executes complete contract requirement packages in support of all assigned ATE requirements. * Prepares and maintains acquisition plans, appropriate milestone charts and related schedules for all the assigned ATE requirements. * Supports, develops, coordinates, and configures contract requirements packages, contract schedules, and applicable * Develops, tracks, and staffs all milestone documentation for all assigned ATE requirements. * Provides and implements strategic direction and problem solving in support of all assigned ATE requirements programs regarding contract execution & management. * Performs acquisition planning, identification of requirements, and updates to changes in requirements. * Identifies and recommends solutions to procurement problems and inappropriate lead times. * Justifies unique procurement actions and recommend solutions. Experience and Technical Knowledge: * Expertise and in-depth knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulation, policies, ethics, and all other applicable statutory/regulatory documentation as it relates to the contract acquisition process. * Experience in acquisition planning, creating, and staffing contract requirements packages. * Contract experience in managing requirements and providing acquisition support. * MA/MS Degree and over 10 years of relevant work experience; OASIS Labor Category Senior Business Operations Specialist (43, 13-1199). Skills, Competencies and Abilities: Develops strong working relationships with ATE and ACC personnel and management, support organizations, stakeholders, and peers through timely, consistent, transparent, and effective communication. Plans, organizes, and manages complex acquisition projects simultaneously while providing innovative and executable options to resolve challenging acquisition issues. Utilizes all available program management tools, spreadsheets, and databases to efficiently manage and clearly communicate contract status. Ability to evaluate, research, report and manage contractual related issues to meet the customer and program requirements. Remains responsive and flexible to organizational and requirement changes. Possess oral and written communication skills for effective working relationships, interactions with customers, and exchange of information. Canvas Inc. Huntsville AL

Contracts Negotiator Sr Stf/Multiple Locations

Lockheed Martin Corporation