1+ months

Contracts Manager

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Huntsville, AL 35801
Raytheon Missiles and Defense (RMD) has an exciting opportunity for a Contract Manager to lead and be responsible for the management and administration of a diverse portfolio of Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) contracts within the Strategic Missile Defense (SMD) Mission Area. In this role, youll be integrated as part of the program team and will support all aspects of various capture and execution activities. The position will be well suited for a highly motivated individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities will include managing a direct report along with developing strong internal and external customer relationships and providing creative approaches to addressing business needs. The successful candidate will provide Government contracts administration and management support in the following key focus areas: proposing, negotiating, administering contract change orders, customer correspondence, interface with internal and external customers on contractual matters, flow down of contractual requirements to performing organizations.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance within one year

Examples of these skills and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Effectively manage the contract and terms and conditions to ensure work is performed to the overall contract scope
  • Support and interface with external customers and internal functional organizations (Finance, Engineering, Quality, Supply Chain, Pricing) in the daily administration and proposal process
  • Collaborate with multiple functions of an integrated team to develop solutions to complex program and contractual issues
  • Draft and submit contractual letters based on the scenario after receiving approval from Program Management
  • Provide strategic leadership to develop innovative contracting solutions to meet program and business area objectives
  • Brief senior organizational leaders regarding contractual and business issues
  • Take leadership in contract closeout and coordination with the prime contract customer on related activities

Minimum Requirements:
  • 8 years of applicable work experience in Contracts, Subcontracts, Supply Chain, Legal, EXIM, Program Management or similar Field
  • BS/BA in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Business Management, Contract Administration, Supply Chain Management, International Relations, Economics, Business Law or any major related to this job description
  • U.S. Citizenship is required
  • This position requires the ability to obtain a security clearance

Desired Skills:
  • Experience researching compliance issues, applicable regulations and law (FAR/DFAR), and formulating recommendations to management
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral)
  • Demonstrates savvy, sensitivity and passion to build and maintain positive relationships and achieve results
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, proficient in computer skills including Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Excellent attention to detail and demonstrated desire and ability to quickly learn and understand new contractual and legal topics.
  • Ability to multitask and manage workload to meet deliverables on time and accurately
  • Ability and willingness to travel
Posted: 2021-01-28 Expires: 2021-03-28

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Contracts Manager

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Huntsville, AL 35801

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