Contract Administrator/Early Career

    • Shelton, CT

Description:At Sikorsky - Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems we are driven by innovation and integrity. Applying the highest standards of business ethics ad visionary thinking is within your reach as a Lockheed Martin employee. We value your skills, training, and education.

This is a great opportunity to serve an important mission supporting the CH-53K Heavy Lift Helicopter Program. Many challenges and opportunities lay ahead as both Sikorsky and the USG move forward on development, production, and sustainment of a world class military platform.

Our Contracts team needs people with strong business acumen and a desire to grow and develop their career within contracts/business management.
The selected candidate will direct all contract administration activities from receipt of Request for Proposal through contract closeout. Responsibilities include:
• Represent Sikorsky as the primary customer contact and interact with senior internal and external personnel on key contract related issues
• Examine performance requirements for identification of unacceptable risk and recommendations to mitigate that risk
• Support the development of, and adherence to, operating plan goals for sales, orders, EBIT and RoS
• Interpret contract terms and conditions
• Collaboratively work with associated functional organizations to ensure conformance with obligations, remain cognizant of problem areas, and implement required resolutions
• Administer contract by ensuring timely input of current and accurate data within various company databases and models

This position is a part of the Early Career Development Program (ECDP) within the Finance and Business Operations (F&BO) function. The program is approximately 2.5 to 3 years in duration (may vary based on employee's start date), and typically consists of a rotational experience, formal mentor and 'buddy' programs, and a standardized training curriculum; all of which are designed to provide a broad background in various facets of F&BO at Lockheed.
Basic Qualifications:
Must have excellent interpersonal skills. Must be proficient at Microsoft Office especially Excel and Power Point. Analytical thinking, risk analysis, and problem-solving skills. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to understand and apply core financial and business concepts.
Desired Skills:
Experience with contract vehicles and prior interface with USG acquisition offices. Experience with various forms of USG contracts and Federal Acquisition Regulations

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