Contracts Manager - Military veterans preferred

2018-10-31
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Paris
France


Job Description: This position is for a G09/G10 Sr. Contracts Negotiator or a G10 Contracts Manager depending on the qualifications of the candidate.

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Airborne Command and Control (ACCS) program is in need of a contracts professional to lead the contracts management and administration of several efforts in the program portfolio. ACCS is a Firm Fixed Price (FFP) development project with five main contractual customers: NATO, Italy, Spain, Belgium and France. This unique opportunity requires strong interpersonal skills along with the need to quickly adapt to a unique Direct Commercial Sale (DCS) environment, while working in a transatlantic joint venture (Thales-Raytheon Systems).

General responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: review and understanding of terms and conditions, independent letter writing, customer interface, and understanding routine and non-routine terms.

This is envisioned to be a 1-year assignment.

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated ability to work on a team
  • 8 years of Contracts experience (6 if hired as a G09)
  • Sound knowledge of contract terms
  • Understanding of general acquisition processes - whether US or DCS based
Desired Skills:
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to understand the financial aspects of contracts and other business arrangements
  • Ability to develop negotiation strategies and possess strong negotiation skills
  • Demonstrated leadership competencies an ability to work autonomously
Required Education (including Major):
  • Bachelors degree
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