A world class aerospace defense contractor conveniently located between Atlanta and Birmingham, AL seeks a qualified Senior Manager of Contracts. In addition to competitive salary and medical benefits, other benefits include an incentive bonus plan, tuition reimbursement, 9/80 schedule and 3 weeks of paid vacation/PTO accrued in the first year.
JOB SUMMARY: Direct and promote all contract activities associated with GD-OTS Anniston Operations’ business in order to maximize profitability and economic value added. Responsible for all contract activities for the Operations Business Unit. Must interface strongly with internal and external customers. Supervise the Contracts functional department to ensure meeting the facility goals and objectives. Owns, directs, manages, tracks, and coordinates all customer orders activities and requirements by completing the essential functions as follows:
Must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills directed toward cultivating and maintaining critical business relationships.· Must possess a thorough knowledge of Government Procurement Process and Regulations. Strong computer literacy. Must be capable of learning specifications of domestic and international products. Must have program management experience in a DoD contract atmosphere.
Outstanding written and oral communication skills. Ability to manage others. Business area/product knowledge to include technical, cost and manufacturing expertise.