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Harris Corporation Contracts Manager (Melbourne/Palm Bay,FL) in Palm Bay, Florida

Contracts Manager (Melbourne/Palm Bay,FL) 11/28/18LegalUSA - FL - Malabar, USA - FL - Melbourne, USA - FL - Palm Bay




Job ID: ES20182811-28978


Job Title: Contracts Manager (New Grad) Job Location: Melbourne/Palm Bay, FL Job Code: ES20182811-28978

Job Description:

  • Assist in the proposal, administration, and general business process for contract management support to complex, multi-year, Government, Commercial, and International programs, in accordance with Company policies, government regulations and customer requirements.

  • Process contract funding into PeopleSoft, and maintain program performance metrics.

  • Ensure timely notification of limitation of funds when required.

  • Provide contract management support to internal program teams, providing a strategic viewpoint, assisting in solving complex problems, and offering creative solutions;

  • Develop strong customer relationships, interacting frequently, and working as a team to resolve issues and streamline processes;

  • Negotiate and administer complex proposals and contracts;

  • Analyze, assess and provide mitigation tactics for business and contractual risk;

  • Prepare, negotiate, review, and execute contracts detailing prices, terms and special provisions;

  • Analyze, prepare and negotiate contractual agreements including Teaming, Non-Disclosure, Intellectual Property, Licensing, Escrow, Offset/Countertrade, Memorandum of Understandings/Memorandum of Agreements, Strategic Alliances and other binding agreements as the business opportunity presents;

  • Accomplish Department and Division objectives by promoting sound business principles, applying leadership in planning, identifying, understanding and mitigating risks while ensuring effective business execution;

  • Responsible for identifying applicable subcontract flow-down clauses and risk assessments;

  • Ensure compliance with government regulations, corporate policies and best practices.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Management, Business, Economics, or Supply Chain Management.

  • 3.0 GPA

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills with the ability to work well in a team environment.

  • Experience with PeopleSoft Contracts modules is a plus.

  • Experience in creating and maintaining complex Excel spreadsheets.

  • Familiarity with U.S. government agencies is a plus.

  • Self-starter with strong organizational and computer skills.

  • Creative and strategic mindset.

Security Clearance:

Please be aware this position requires the candidate to be able 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.

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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.

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