General Electric Contracts Manager- GE Aviation in Lynn, Massachusetts
Job Description Summary
The Contracts Manager role will focus on US Government contract activity (either on a Prime or subcontract) and requires solid proficiency in managing various contract types, Firm Fixed Price Contracts and developing proficiency in the Cost Reimbursement Group and development contracts, as described in the Federal Acquisition Regulations with an understanding of international contracts and US export regulations.
Act as primary interface between GE and customers on all contractual matters.
Provide contract administration for assigned proposals and contracts including regular interfacing with customers, leading negotiations, and contract interpretation.
Interface with Manufacturing, Program Management, Marketing, Engineering, Legal and other functions as required
Perform proposal, negotiation, and contract administration functions on assigned proposals / contracts with minimal supervision
Provide support to managers and senior contract personnel on assigned contracts
Assume team leader responsibilities for assigned programs and special projects
Provide interface liaison with functional organizations and insure proper communication of contractual requirements
Review processes to ensure overall efficiency
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college (or a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in a contracts, sales, or legal role)
Minimum of 3 years of contract formation and execution experience
Knowledge of contract law and formation
Demonstrated ability to take lead role in routine contracts
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and its supplements
This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes