1+ months

Manager of Contract Administration 1

Northrop Grumman
Clearfield, UT 84089
US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: Yes

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available

CLEARANCE TYPE: Secret

TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time

**Description**

At **Northrop Grumman** , our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact peoples lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nations history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, theyre making history.

We are seeking a Manager of **Contract Administration 1** to join the **Internal Military Segment** of the **Aerospace Structures Business Unit.**

**Responsibilities for this position will include:**

+ Develop a keen understanding of customer and program requirements that harmonize our business strategy to ensure contract structure and business terms are well-aligned.
+ Review terms and conditions to address provisions of risk, financial terms, acceptance criteria, delivery requirements, warranty, intellectual property, termination and all other potential risk areas.
+ Develops and reviews risk mitigation strategies with leadership.
+ Involve legal and other functional support as needed.
+ Recommend changes, additions and deletions to the contract structure to ensure accurate reflection of customer requirements and alignment with Northrop Grumman's program strategy and risk mitigation.
+ Identify business risks associated with the contract in partnership with mission assurance.
+ Ensure flow down of contract terms and conditions to internal and external partners.

**Negotiation:**

+ Lead the development of a comprehensive negotiation strategy, working in conjunction with the Program Team.
+ Define negotiation parameters through the internal review and lead delegation (authority approval) process, including settlement goals/limits.
+ Negotiate profitable agreements and settlements, ensuring that the profit is consistent with existing or proposed contract type, identified program risks, market standards, internal investment requirements and working capital considerations.

**Financial Performance:**

+ Establish equitable payment terms and facilitate timely payments through coordinated oversight with the Finance team.
+ Implement change management with the customer, working closely with the Program Team to ensure that changes are identified, captured and flowed to the customer in a timely manner.

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ BS and 5+ years of relevant contracts experience
+ The ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance and Special Program Access within a reasonable period of time as determined by the needs of the business
+ Experience with negotiations, terms and conditions review and editing, import/export compliance
+ Experience with change management, including change identification, submittal, negotiation and capture
+ NDA/PIA experience

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ An active, DoD Secret Security Clearance
+ MBA
+ Supervisory experience

**What We Offer:** At Northrop Grumman, we are on the cutting edge of innovation-- building the next generation of sophisticated aircraft to protect our country. Our diverse portfolio of programs means there are endless paths to cultivate your career. We are well-known for our inclusive, family environment, phenomenal learning opportunities, and exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers. We also offer except ional benefits/healthcare, a great 401K matching program, and 14 Employee Resource Groups inclusive of all employees!

Salary Range: $83,676.00 - $125,514.00

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

We are a pioneering company.

With careers across all areas: air, cyber, land, sea and space our 90,000 employees work as one to defend and define the future. Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will give you every opportunity to do your best work. Working together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines, we share a drive to push the boundaries of science, technology and engineering to meet the ever evolving needs of our customers worldwide.

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Posted: 2021-08-26 Expires: 2021-12-25

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