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Mgr Contracts 2

Northrop Grumman | Fort Worth TX 76199 USA | Full Time | Posted: 03/20/2020

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Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

Northrop Grumman Global Logistics & Modernization Division is seeking an Operating Unit (OU) Contracts Manager 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This high visibility position requires excellent oral and written communication skills, regular interaction with various levels of executive management. The OU Contracts Manager will need to provide contractual strategy leadership, as well as have the ability to mentor and train assigned staff and manage all contract administration efforts for the F-35 HPSI OU, reporting into the Autonomous & Tactical Air Systems Business Unit. The OU has a varied portfolio of contract types, including FFP, CPFF, and T&M/FPLOE.

Roles and Responsibilities:
•Develop highly effective internal/external customer relations
•Manage the team responsible for the administration of the contracts within the portfolio, proposal strategy and review
•Review and approval of contractual documents to protect the company's contractual posture, adherence to company policies, provide advice and counsel to various levels of leadership regarding contractual rights and obligations and interpretation of terms and conditions


Basic Qualifications:

•Bachelor's Degree with 10+ years relevant experience in US Government contract administration/management. 4 additional years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree is acceptable.

•US Citizen and able to obtain a Security Clearance - Secret

•Demonstrated experience in leading people or project teams.

•Demonstrated understanding of both FAR Part 12 and FAR Part 15 Contracting with experience in administration of various contract types (i.e. Time and material, Cost type, Firm Fixed price, etc.)

•Strong proposal development skills, solid negotiation skills, and the ability to maintain strong working rapport with internal and external customers.

Preferred Qualifications:

•Master's degree or higher
•Experience in International Contracting to include direct negotiations with foreign customers as well as interpreting international terms and conditions
•Experience in US Government Department of Defense contract administration/management
•Strong problem solving skills and the ability to be flexible and change directions when needed
•Ability to work independently and make independent decisions, ensuring high levels of collaboration with stakeholders and subject matter experts
•Must be able to deal effectively with competing priorities and deadlines, and able to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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Location Fort Worth, TX, 76199, United States
Categories Executive
Sec Clearances Secret

Location Maptop

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Job Code 20008389