Contracts Manager - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) Contracts has an opening for a Contracts Manager (G10) supporting the Global Hawk and Multi-Platform Radar Technology Insertion Program (MP-RTIP) contracts within the Airborne Early Warning and Reconnaissance Systems (AEWRS) product line of the Secure Sensor Solutions (S3) Mission Area.

The Contracts Manager will be responsible for the Global Hawk and MP-RTIP Sustainment Contracts. Responsibilities will include working with the Program Managers and functional program team members to review Request for Proposals (RFPs), draft and submit various proposals and lead contract negotiations to ensure compliance with internal policies, procedures and business/financial goals are achieved. Individual will manage customer relationships to ensure key customer desires are met. Other duties will include identifying risks, advising management of contractual rights and obligations and managing the contracts post-award. This person will act as the primary interface with customers during the proposal phase and must be prepared to negotiate sound business deals with our customers as well as provide guidance to the Program team.

The Contracts Manager will report to the Manager, Program Contracts – Operational Systems Sustainment Programs.

Required Skills:

  • Eight (8) years of experience in contract administration or related work experience
  • A proven track record of success in contracting with an intimate understanding of proposal cost structure, performance requirements, delivery schedules terms and conditions
  • Experience with and in-depth knowledge of various contract types and change management
  • Demonstrated business acumen; ability to clearly recognize risk elements in business transactions
  • Professional presence complemented by outstanding written and verbal communication skills and influencing skills
  • Team Player with strong interpersonal skills working effectively within team environment and customers to drive results
  • Flexible and capable of multi-tasking while delivering timely, high quality products
  • Focus on responsiveness with strong time management and organizational skills
  • Strong knowledge of FAR, DFARS, etc. and/or equivalent government regulations
  • Knowledge and experience with commercial terms and conditions
  • Computer proficiency; experience in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Adobe
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.
  • Ability to obtain DoD Security Clearance as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.
Desired Skills:
  • Experience leading, managing or mentoring individual contributors
  • Working knowledge in the use and application of APEX, ICMS and SAP
  • Existing Secret Clearance preferred
  • Required Education:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Law or related field
Desired Education:
  • Certified Federal Contracts Management (CFCM) Professional Certification, JD or MBA

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.