Contracts Negotiator

2018-09-14
Lockheed Martin (www.lockheedmartin.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


Fort Worth
Texas
United States

Contracts Negotiator

Job ID: 451354BR
Date posted: Sep. 13, 2018
City: Fort Worth
State: Texas
Program: F-35
Description: Support the F-35 program with contract administration, negotiations, metrics, and future contract planning. Provides proposal preparation, contract negotiation, administration, and closeout for the programs and special projects as assigned. Develops and applies advanced concepts, techniques, and standards. Develops and applies solutions to unusually complex problems which require the regular use a high degree of ingenuity, creativity, and innovation. Solutions may serve as precedent for future decisions. Reviews and evaluates customer requests for proposal or revisions to contracts; provides risk assessments and offers alternative approaches to mitigate risks, including alternative contractual language; evaluates and coordinates proposals; investigates and reconciles significant contract changes involving cost, specifications, schedules, etc. Works in conjunction with associated functional organizations and customers to ensure conformance with contractual obligations, to remain cognizant of problem areas, and to implement the required corrective actions. Evaluates contract performance to determine necessity for amendments or extensions of contracts, and compliance to contractual obligations. Maintains communications to ensure timely contract execution by the parties. Ensures final contract documents are consistent with agreements reached at negotiations.
**Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
Desired Skills: Bachelor?s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline with 3 years of professional experience or 1 years of professional experience with a related Master?s degree
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Candidate willing and able to engage on routine and unique problems/issues to help develop solutions for multi-million dollar complex contracts.
Intellectual property knowledge.
Proposal experience with multiple contract types (FFP, CPAF, CPFF, T&M).
Experience with all phases of Department Of Defense contracts management and negotiations.
Should have the ability to learn new skills and have existing ability to do research online.
Should be detail and teamwork oriented.
Basic Qualifications: Contract negotiation experience.
Experience with Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).
Experience developing and delivering both oral and written presentations.
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.
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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we?re engineering a better tomorrow.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Business Unit: ESS0343 AERONAUTICS COMPANY
Relocation Available: Yes
Career Area: Contracts
Clearance Level: Secret
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Shift: First