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Job #: R-00007196
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Category: Contracts
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

The Civil Group of Leidos is seeking a Contracts Manager.

We are seeking a motivated self-starter who can work independently and as part of a team in a dynamic environment. The Principal Contracts Administrator is responsible for all contractual administration/management in support of the National Aviation Maintenance and Logistics Services (NAMLS) program for the United States Customs and Border Protection.

Primary Responsibilities:
• The candidate will have progressive experience providing cradle-to-grave contract administration support for various CP, FFP, CR, T&M Government contracts including RFP/contract scope analysis, hands-on contract requirements development including terms and conditions, coordination of appropriate internal reviews, contract negotiation, and contract/task order administration and execution.
• Acts as primary interface between customer and the programs being supported for all contractual related issues.
• Must have the interpersonal skills to deal effectively with management regarding contract issues of varying degrees of complexity and work issues to resolution.
• Coordination of Low Risk Cost/Price Proposals / Cost/Price Change Proposals
• Candidate will be responsible for overall contract compliance of assigned tasks in accordance with contract requirements, company policy and procedures, and applicable laws.
• Candidate must be able to work independently as well as part of a team of contract professionals supporting program execution and a portfolio of contracts.
• Candidate must be able to multi-task and prioritize multiple work activities in a fast-paced operational environment and effectively communicate at all levels within the organization.
• Candidate will frequently interact - written, oral, and face-to-face - with the government, other contracts and procurement staff, functional peers, management and external and internal customers

• BA degree and 12 - 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience.
• Must be a US Citizen, and ability to obtain Secret Clearance.
• Strong organizational, written and oral communication skills.
• Must be able to work independently, establish priorities, and meet deadlines with minimal supervision.
• Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment.
• Experience with multiple Government (FAR / DFAR) contracting types: Fixed Price (FP), Time & Material (T&M), Cost Plus Award Fee (CPAF), Cost Plus Fixed Fee (CPFF), Level of Effort (LOE), Indefinite Delivery / Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ)

Desired Qualifications:
• Experience working with Collective Bargaining Agreement/Represented Workforce experience is desired
• Prefer candidate with prior contract administration with aviation maintenance type contracts


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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