United Technologies Corporation Contracts Mgr. in Jamestown, North Dakota

Job ID: 63253BR

City: Jamestown

State: North Dakota

Country: United States

Category: Legal

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

Our Cargo Systems business is recognized as a leading designer, developer and manufacturer of a broad spectrum of aerospace cargo handling products. Our portfolio includes proprietary products designed specifically for a wide range of commercial and military applications. We recruit the best talent and use the best processes to solve some of the industry's greatest challenges - safely, ethically and responsibly. How our people perform is as important as how our products operate and we are looking for a highly motivated individual to join our team.

The Contracts Manager analyzes and negotiates changes to new and existing commercial and/or government contracts. Ensures company compliance with customer contract provisions and US Government FAR and DFAR regulations. Provides contracts leadership in developing and implementing consistent policies, procedures and controls during the customer contract lifecycle. Develops pricing strategies and contract terms, assuring UTAS financial goals and customer expectations are met. Recommends solutions to management during customer negotiations.

Essential Responsibilities:

Manages all contract actions which include:

•Drafting non-disclosure agreements, administering existing contracts, analyzing and negotiating claims and settlements; supporting audits and liaising with both internal/external customers.

•Conducting contract negotiations within the limits of corporate policies.

•Evaluating, developing and providing recommended Terms and Conditions (T&Cs) for individual contracts; tailoring T&Cs for uniqueness of individual pursuits; coordinating the tailoring with UTAS supervisors and justifying suggested deviations from UTAS standard T&Cs.

•Compiling and seeking approval for explanatory narrative in cost volumes of proposals; supporting proposal reviews when assigned.

•Analyzing contracts received from the government and industry primes; identifying points of negotiation.

•Providing contract advice and working with various functional areas (i.e. Legal, Business Development, Program Management, Engineering, Finance, Supply Chain etc.) in support of proposals, agreements and other activities as required.

•Providing complete contract life-cycle activities including contract kick-off, management, administration and termination activities in accordance with UTAS Contracts standard work instructions.

•Coordinating with government and industry counterparts to establish professional working relationships which facilitate successful negotiations and exchange of information.

•Working with the International Trade Compliance (ITC) Department, and others, to ensure strict compliance with applicable Import/Export Laws, as necessary.

•Assisting with the development, assessment and enforcement of payment terms, such as identifying qualifications for milestone payments and invoice approvals.

•Participating in and supporting ongoing assessment and improvement of standard work related to contracts and compliance policies and procedures.

•Conducting training on important contractual issues to raise business awareness and mitigate risks to the business as necessary and appropriate.

•Candidate will support company ACE initiatives, including standard work and business financial goals.

•Performs other duties as required.

* Education / Certifications

•BA/BS degree w/8–10+ years’ experience

•MA/MS degree w/6-8+ years’ experience

•JD degree w/2-5+ years’ experience

*Special Notes:

  • Due to federal regulation or contracting requirements, this position is only available to those who are legally authorized to work in the U.S.

  • Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen

Qualification:

•BA/BS degree w/8–10+ years’ experience

•MA/MS degree w/6-8+ years’ experience

•JD degree w/2-5+ years’ experience

*Special Notes:

  • Due to federal regulation or contracting requirements, this position is only available to those who are legally authorized to work in the U.S.

  • Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen

Education:

* Education / Certifications:

  • BA/BS degree w/8–10+ years’ experience

  • MA/MS degree w/6-8+ years’ experience

  • JD degree w/2-5+ years’ experience

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

•BA/BS degree w/8–10+ years’ experience

•MA/MS degree w/6-8+ years’ experience

•JD degree w/2-5+ years’ experience

*Special Notes:

  • Due to federal regulation or contracting requirements, this position is only available to those who are legally authorized to work in the U.S.

  • Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.