Contracts Negotiator - Military veterans preferred

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

United States

Contracts Negotiator

Job ID: 461894BR
Date posted: Dec. 07, 2018
City: Palmdale
State: California
Description:Perform in a dual-role as contract administration and proposal preparation within a dedicated program area. Assignments will range from developing, planning and scheduling proposals, to compiling cost, schedule and technical elements from the functional departments. Continue through the process with proposal preparation, contract formation, and internal approval to release the proposal(s). Support factfinding and negotiation process with the contracting officer and customer auditor. Ensure final contract documents are consistent with agreements reached at negotiations. Negotiate and administer the resultant contract(s) in accordance with LM policies and procedures. General contract administration duties include maintaining contractual awards and modifications in accordance with the FAR, DFARS, acquisition policies, and unique customer clauses. Ensure final contract documents are consistent with agreements reached at negotiations. Candidate should be able to handle multiple assignments and achieve program goals and deadlines in a fast-paced environment. The selected candidate will be subject to government security investigations and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; a current top secret clearance is preferred.

Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Must have the ability to obtain a secret level clearance after hire.
Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or equivalent experience / combined education.
• Experience with Federal Acquisition Regulation(s), (FAR), and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplements, (DFARS)
• Federal contracting experience with DoD
Desired Skills:
• Experience with the Truth in Negotiations Act (TINA) and skilled at management of negotiated RFPs.
• Fundamental knowledge of business acumen and principles
• Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Power Point)
• Attention to detail
• Energetic, enthusiasm and self motivator
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
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Contracts
Clearance Level: Top Secret
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Shift: First