Sr. Contracts Manager

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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

DiversityWorking Palm Bay, FL

Palm Bay, FL
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SIS20161905-11935 Description:
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SIS20162005-11935 Job Description:* Perform proposal preparation, contract negotiation, contract administration, and customer contact activities to provide for proper contract acquisition and fulfillment in accordance with company policies, legal requirements, and customer specifications
* Manage multiple contracts of all types (CPAF, CPIF, FP and T&M), while simultaneously performing change management, resolving execution issues, supporting multiple engineering change and follow-on proposals, negotiations, and DCMA/DCAA audits
* Develops, negotiates and manages contracts while ensuring compliance with contractual regulations
* Knowledgeable of federal contract law including working to expert knowledge of the FAR, DFAR and government contracting protocols. Working to expert knowledge of contracting concepts, Uniform Commercial Code, applicable public contract acquisition law and regulations, and applicable international contract law
* Actively participate in new business pursuit activity requiring a sound knowledge of competitive proposal preparation processes
* Leads/manages major proposal efforts from a contracts perspective, coordinating with all involved functions
* Prepare bids; specifications, progress, and other reports; advises management of contractual rights and obligations; compiles and analyzes data; and maintains historical information* Interacts directly with customers and senior management personnel
* Assists with developing strategies in support of Harris' position, performing complex analyses as needed* Determines applicability of contract clauses and special provisions
* Reviews and evaluates cost and pricing data/information
* Analyzes and reviews award actions Qualifications:* Bachelor degree in Business Administration or related field with at least 10 years of experience in negotiating, drafting and administering complex contracts, including cost reimbursement, T&M and fixed price or Master degree in Business Administration or related field with at least 8 years of experience in negotiating, drafting and administering complex contracts, including cost reimbursement, T&M and fixed price Preferred Additional Skills:* Certified Commercial Contracts Manager (CCCM) or Certified Federal Contracts Manager (CFCM) or equivalent
* Background in Commercial International contracting and ITAR policy
* Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to work well in a team environment
* Should possess the ability to develop solutions to complex problems, relying on business and contracting knowledge
* Self-starter with strong organizational and computer skills
* Proficient in MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel and documentation databases
* Strong to excellent analytical and communication skills
* Good presentation, leadership and team-building skills
* Good independent judgment and creativity applied to resolution of contract issues
* Excellent internal and external negotiation skills
* Ability to process contract actions with no assistance
* Excellent written and oral communication skills
* Excellent team skills, enabling participation and support to assigned teams Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. By submitting your rsum for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your rsum, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions. Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.Job Profile Matching Criteria:Expertise --Program Finance Education Bachelors (or equivalent work experience) Job Type Full Time Location USA - FL - Palm Bay .