SAIC has an opportunity for a Contract/Subcontracts Manager to be the primary contractual point of contact in Kuwait for a large Cost-Reimbursable IT contract with the Department of the Army. This position is contingent upon contract award and will be located in Kuwait.
The position will support tasks in the preparation of proposals, contract negotiations and administration of contracting activities and interaction with customers and subcontractors/vendors in accordance with company’s policies and procedures, applicable laws, customer’s requirements, and using sound business judgment. Work includes potential administration of subcontract agreements and procurement activities. The position will oversee and manage the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serves as liaison between project management and planning, project team, and line management. Responsible for ensuring contract requirements and subcontractor responsibilities are being accomplished including working on the definition and implementation of project planning techniques to provide visibility on the contract. Responsibilities may include assisting in the development of budgets and schedules to meet contractual/project requirements for an assigned portion of a program, participating in and establishing and defining program plan requirements, and monitoring and reporting performance against plans to ensure that contractual, cost and schedule objectives are met. (It should be understood that this is not intended to be a detailed nor comprehensive description of any individual employee's job content. Managers set the specific duties and responsibilities for each employee).
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The Contract/Subcontract Manager shall also be responsible for, but not limited to, Invoicing, SOFA actions, coordination of contract and subcontract modifications, change order proposals, and other contractual actions that may arise in support of this contract.
Provides responses to bids, proposals and contract negotiations.
Education and/or Experience: Must have bachelor’s degree in a business or IT related discipline; ten (10) years of complex DoD and IT related O&M type Contract and Subcontract Management.
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Knowledge: Proficient in the management of complex IT programs, complex technical development concepts, latest software tools and technologies, strong database concepts and designing techniques.