The ideal candidate will be highly motivated and demonstrate engaging leadership skills to support a dynamic, team-oriented, programmatic environmentThis job can be performed 100% remotely and out of state candidates will be consideredAs a senior commercial specialist, you will oversee the proposal, contract and agreement processes for the business unit supporting state, local and federal direct and indirect opportunitiesYou will provide commercial and contract guidance to relevant internal stakeholders; review, draft and negotiate contractual documentation, such as proposals, amendments or non-disclosure agreements, in accordance with corporate policy and applicable legal requirements and ensure compliance with federal acquisition regulations (far) and defense federal acquisition regulation supplement (dfars) or equivalent.
Job core responsibilities
Acts as subject matter expert, advising the business functional departments of contractual rights and obligations
Provide contractual and commercial risk assessments and recommend potential mitigation plans to the commercial team and business unit in accordance with meggitt policies.
Monitors and analyzes the administration of contracts and flowdown requirements, as applicable, to ensure compliance with contract terms, us government contracting regulations (e.gFar/dfar), agency-specific procurement
Regulations (e.gNasa, navsea, navair) and corporate policies
Facilitate and support reviews, negotiations, and management of complex proposal and contract activities in accordance with corporate policies, legal and customer requirements
Identify non-standard terms or legal risks contracts and facilitate the applicable internal stakeholder review for feedback or approval
Manage all third party intermediary (e.gDistributors) diligence, agreements and renewals for the business
Compile and maintain all required contractual records and documents in accordance with contract requirements and corporate policies and procedures.
Maintain an in-depth knowledge and working understanding of the us government acquisition and procurement environment, and relevant corporate policies and procedures, commercial contracting methods, far/dfars,
Export and other government regulations
Create standard forms, templates, checklists, guidelines or policies related to commercial operations
Exercise independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance
Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is requiredMay need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary
Other responsibilities or special projects as assigned
Education : post-secondary degree in related field or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations
Years experience : 3-5 years of relevant experience
Working knowledge of the federal acquisition process, government contracting principles and federal acquisition regulations (e.g., far, dfars, flow downs, compliance, etc.)
Understand contract language, agreement types and identifying high risk terms
Proficient in proposal development, contract negotiation and contract administration
Advanced organizational or project management skills to plan and direct technical efforts to meet team objectives and effectively prioritize multiple tasks to meet deadlines.
Strong interpersonal skills to effectively communicate, coordinate, collaborate, and work in a visible and proactive manner to deliver positive results in a complex and cross-functional organization
Solid critical thinking, problem-solving, decision-making and analytical capabilities
Sound technical skills, including the ability to learn new systems, work between multiple systems, edit numerous document formats, and prepare reports
High level knowledge of the microsoft office suite is required and experience working with adobe pro is strongly preferred.
Working knowledge of itar/ear and familiarity with defense aerospace industry & regulations is a plus.
Meggitt is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employerAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
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If this position is located in the united states, this job will require use of information which is subject to the international traffic in arms regulations (itar)As such, all applicants must be u.sPersons within the meaning of itarItar defines a u.sPerson as a u.sCitizen, u.sPermanent resident (i.e`green card holder`), political asylee, or refugee