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Contracts Specialist

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
Raytheon Missile and Defense (RMD) Contracts has an opening for a Contracts Specialist in the Sustainment and Sensors business area. The successful applicant will be responsible for proposal preparation, contract negotiation, contract administration and customer contact for a fast paced, high volume Spares/Repairs activity . Duties include Request for Proposal (RFP) assessment, proposal strategy, contract negotiation and general contract administration. The successful applicant will be the primary customer interface, both internal and external, for Spares/Repairs contracting matters and will be responsible for establishing and maintaining a relationship based upon trust and cooperation, while also ensuring that proposed and negotiated terms and conditions are complied with. You will work closely with Program Office and Business/Estimating, Supply Chain and Operations in Tucson, Arizona and Louisville, Kentucky.

Preference work location Tucson, AZ. Remote working environment subject to manager approval.

Required Experience, Education, and Skills
  • 2 years of contracts, supply chain, finance or related experience
  • BA/BS in Business, Management, Business Law, Finance, Contracts, Supply Chain, Legal Studies, or related discipline; related experience may qualify in lieu of a degree. (Masters degree may be considered in lieu of 2 yrs of experience)
  • Experience in government contract management, proposal preparation, contract negotiation, or the equivalent
  • Past experience in a position which requires understanding the financial aspects of contracts and other business arrangements; ability to contribute to negotiation strategy and possess strong negotiation skills
  • Excel in communication skills both orally and in writing; strong analytical skills; strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience working in a teaming environment both internally and externally
  • Ability to obtain a DoD security clearance

Desired Skills:
  • A working knowledge of US Government acquisition and related regulations, e.g. Federal Acquisition
  • Regulations (FAR), Department of Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS)
  • Capable of multi-tasking and handling several assignments
  • Focus on responsiveness with strong time management and organizational skills
  • Solid understanding of Excel

Security Clearance
This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens.
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Posted: 2021-04-28 Expires: 2021-05-28

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Contracts Specialist

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701

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