L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc.
Description Role Summary\/Purpose The primary responsibility for this role is to provide timely cradle-to-grave contract administration for the Division while distinguishing potential issues that require visibility and the attention of\u00a0the business Leadership Team. To accomplish this the ideal candidate will be experienced working with DoD\/Aerospace contracts and complex subcontracts, have strong knowledge of the FAR, DFARs and related agency procurement regulations, have the ability to anticipate and\/or recognize contractual\/compliance issues and risks in order to counsel Program Management and notify\/work with functional Business Units as required, and provide subcontractor oversight. This position reports directly to the Contracts Manager in Wilmington, MA and may provide concurrent support for contracts administration at a related L3 Division, located in Burlington, MA. Essential Responsibilities The Senior Contracts Administrator serves a \u201chands-on\u201d contract administration role on specific contracts including\u00a0support for on-going proposal pursuits or collateral contractual agreements i.e. Non-Disclosure Agreements, Teaming Agreements, Bailments, etc.\u00a0Will work closely with Program Management and Program Finance to anticipate\/identify, track and remediate contractual issues to resolution and perform\u00a0daily contractual administration. The primary role of this position is to keep the Contracts Manager informed of Division contractual matters and to serve as an active member of Program Management Teams, advising on contractual issues that may arise during program execution. While the Senior Contracts Administrator works closely with Program Management, Supply Chain and Finance Management, an essential function is to serve as a corporate policy and contracts compliance \u2018checks and balance\u2019 for programmatic decisions. The Senior Contracts Administrator is the customer focal point for all customer contractual communications. Qualifications Qualifications \/ Requirements Requires a BS \/ BA or equivalent and a minimum of 10 years of contracts experience associated with DoD\/Aerospace industry. Finance or accounting knowledge favored but not required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Experience reviewing routine and moderately complex solicitations and contractual instruments. Experience with all phases of procurement\u2014soliciting, flowing down Prime requirements, negotiations and contract closeouts. Ability to review, analyze and communicate Customer Request for Proposal requirements to Management. Familiarity with Government Cost Accounting Practices and working closely with Finance Department Counterparts. Knowledge of Government Procurement Regulations with emphasis on the FAR\/DFARs. Familiarity with FAR\/DFARs Technical Data Rights and SW Restrictive Rights preferred. Experience with Cost-type Contracts, Firm Fixed Price Contracts and Incentive Fee Plans and common issues that may arise with these contract vehicles. Ability to draft, issue and negotiate routine and moderately complex contractual instruments including non-disclosure agreements, requests for proposal\/quotation and special terms and conditions. Negotiation experience with Terms and Conditions and cognizance of Terms and Conditions impact on Program Cost, Deliverables, and Schedule risk as well as Company risk and cash flows. Ability to develop risk mitigation strategies with Program teams and\/or solutions for risks that arise. Work with Program Management to assure Division and\u00a0Subcontractor compliance with contractual \/subcontractual requirements during program execution. Familiarity with SOX compliance helpful. Existing TS\/SCI security clearance required. \u00a0 L3 SSG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage minorities, women, veterans and disabled individuals to apply. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. U.S. Citizen status is required. NOTE: This position can be a Salary Grade \u00adA04 or A05 \u00a0 based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position. The Company L3 Technologies is a prime contractor in Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C3ISR) systems, aircraft modernization and maintenance, and government services. L3 is also a leading provider of a broad range of electronic systems used on military and commercial platforms. Our customers include the U.S. Department of Defense and its prime contractors, U.S. Government intelligence agencies, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of Justice, allied foreign governments, domestic and foreign commercial customers and select other U.S. federal, state and local government agencies. L3 SSG L3 SSG specializes in the development, manufacturing and qualification of remote E-O sensing payloads, instruments and major sub-systems primarily for space as well as unique airborne applications. Space mission areas include major science investigation, situational awareness, launch detection and weather analysis. Primary markets served include NASA, DoD, intelligence communities and commercial space. Primary airborne contributions include hyperspectral payloads for specialized overseas missions and critical line-of-sight control sub-systems for targeting systems. US Security Clearance Required:Top Secret\/SCI Schedule :Full-time Shift :Day - 1st Travel :No Organization :Division - SSG-20000054 Job Level :Individual Contributor
L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc.
Website : http://l-3com.com/
L-3 is a prime contractor in Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C3ISR) systems, aircraft modernization and maintenance, and national security solutions. L-3 is also a leading provider of a broad range of electronic systems used on military and commercial platforms. Our customers include the U.S. Department of Defense and its prime contractors, U.S. Government intelligence agencies, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of Justice, allied foreign governments, domestic and foreign commercial customers and select other U.S. federal, state and local government agencies.