ATSS Engineering has a client in Pascagoula, MS looking for a Contracts Mananger.
The contracts manager in charge of the contract section of federal solicitations, negotiations, contracts and amendments, teaming agreements, and any other contractual documents.
This role serves as the initial point of contact for contractual communication with the customer, DCAA audit, the parent company’s corporate legal department and has responsibility for verbal and written representation of the corporation. Functions will include maintaining documentation for present responsibility such as certificates of insurance, representations and certifications, and organizational conflict of interest. Successful candidate may support proposal and pricing development as well as various company procedures relating to responsible business associates, proposals and contract administration. The ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance may be required.
Ensures that proposal plans and approaches of the administrative and cost/price volume of a proposal meet the contractual requirements of solicitations, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), and cost accounting standards. Leads customer negotiations. Makes recommendation to management to execute contractual documents.
Responsible for post-award communications with the customer’s contract personnel on all contract matters. Initiates contract close-out. Develops responses to Freedom of Information Act requests. Good knowledge of Microsoft Office as well as strong communication skill both verbal and written. Some travel required to project locations.
DESIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & ABILITIES:
Work in a general office environment. Eyestrain and repetitive motion involved during peak period of data entry. Some travel required to project locations.
EXPERIENCE & TRAINING
Bachelor of Science degree in Business or Finance. Certification by National Contract Management Association (NCMA) is desirable. 5 to 8 years’ experience related to contracting. Shall have a working knowledge of the FAR and DoD FAR Supplement. Basic software worksheet techniques. Good communication and writing skills