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Senior Contracts Manager Jobs in Evendale, OH at GE Aviation

Title: Senior Contracts Manager

Company: GE Aviation

Location: Evendale, OH

Job Description SummaryThe Senior Contracts Manager is an individual contributor that develops practical and innovative ways to identify and meet assigned goals. In this role, you will be responsible for work that is less defined in scope in certain areas, and will rely heavily on your understanding and experience to execute business objectives, with the ability to affect and effect short and long term business goals.

This position will involve working in support of US Government contracts (either as a prime contractor or subcontractor), and the position requires solid proficiency in managing various contract types (including complex development) in both the Firm Fixed Price Contracts and the Cost Reimbursement Group, as described in the Federal Acquisition Regulations.Job DescriptionThe Senior Contracts Manager is an individual contributor that develops practical and innovative ways to identify and meet assigned goals. In this role, you will be responsible for work that is less defined in scope in certain areas, and will rely heavily on your understanding and experience to execute business objectives, with the ability to affect and effect short and long term business goals.

This position will involve working in support of US Government contracts (either as a prime contractor or subcontractor), and the position requires solid proficiency in managing various contract types (including complex development) in both the Firm Fixed Price Contracts and the Cost Reimbursement Group, as described in the Federal Acquisition Regulations.

Essential Functions / Responsibilities

Assess solicitations identifying business and compliance risks

Support proposal development through creating winning strategies

Negotiate primarily with the DoD, and higher-tier contractors

Must have the confidence and the ability to work on your own, utilizing your skills to execute business objectives, supporting both internal project offices and customers

Responsibilities cover the entire contracting lifecycle, from receipt of solicitation through contract close-out

Ability to work well and cohesively with others, describe terms and conditions risks and offer mitigation ideas, lead negotiations, and partner with program managers, engineers and others in the process of offering compliant solutions to contracting requirements

Ability to travel periodically (~10%) within the continental US is required

Mentor other contracts staff members, and internal clients on contracting topics, risky terms, etc

Qualifications/requirements

Security Clearance Required

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college

At least eight (8) years of experience in government or international contract formation and execution.

Solid domain expertise with commercial terms and conditions, Federal Acquisition Regulations, with emphasis in Parts 12 Acquisition of Commercial Items and 15 Contracting by Negotiation, and DoD FAR Supplement

Proficiency with Excel, Power Point, and Word

Desired Characteristics

Extensive knowledge of contract formation and regulations

Anticipates, identifies, and resolves complex contractual issues

Self-starter with the ability to work independently and cohesively with teams

Solid oral and written communication skills

Solid interpersonal and leadership skills

Strong interpersonal skills, with ability to build solid relationships with others in the pricing team, cost contributors, and management.

High-energy team player

Ability to manage projects/assignments wit…

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