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Job #: R-00083651
Location: Webster, TX
Category: Contracts
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 75%
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos, Inc. is seeking a Contracts Manager to support its Enterprise IT and Mission Operations. Seeking a motivated self-starter who can work independently and as part of a team in a dynamic environment. The selected candidate will report to the Contracts Director and support contract management activities in support of a diverse portfolio of contracts.   

The Contracts Manager will provide overall contract compliance 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 proposal preparation and a portfolio of NASA contracts. 

Possible locations for this position are Houston, TX, Huntsville, AL, or Washington DC.  Part-time teleworking from one of these locations will be considered.  

Primary Responsibilities

  • Provide the oversight and evaluation of major proposals, monitoring major contracts, lead or assist in key negotiations, resolve performance issues, identify risks and associated mitigations, ensure compliance with Leidos policies, procedures as well as government and contract requirements.
  • Portfolio will be primarily federal contracts, but may also include municipal and commercial contracts.
  • Provide advice and counsel to Group counterparts and less experienced Contracts staff.
  • Regularly interact with programs, contracts, project control, finance, business development and with customers as required.
  • Attend early capture sessions to determine specific information and requirements in order to apply the correct contracts skills, techniques, methods and resources for the group thus meeting Leidos’ as well as the customer’s expectations and objectives.
  • Develop or review prime contract flowdown documents to ensure compliance with prime contract requirements and to minimize company liability
  • Support internal/external audit activities as well as data request from internal / external customers.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree and 8+ years of related experience. Additional years of relevant experience will be considered in lieu of a Bachelor's degree.
  • Prefer Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or a related field.
  • Prior experience working with NASA.
  • Expert knowledge within government contracts arena with particular emphasis on proposal support.
  • Excellent negotiation skills, including experience negotiating complex terms and conditions.
  • Must have experience with all contract types and a working knowledge of FAR/DFAR.
  • Knowledge in government contracts, municipal, and commercial contracts.
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment and manage multiple priorities.
  • Must have the interpersonal skills to deal effectively with executive management and staff regarding Contracts issues with high degrees of complexity and work issues to resolution.
  • Ability to establish relationships internally and within the Leidos community.
  • Experience as Contracts lead on large proposals is required.
  • Proficient in Excel/Word/PowerPoint.

Leidos, Inc. is seeking a Contracts Manager to support its Enterprise IT and Mission Operations. Seeking a motivated self-starter who can work independently and as part of a team in a dynamic environment. The selected candidate will report to the Contracts Director and support contract management activities in support of a diverse portfolio of contracts.   

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Pay Range:

Pay Range $81,900.00 - $126,000.00 - $170,100.00

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Covid Guidance

In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC. 

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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Beware of fake employment opportunities using Leidos’ name. Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information during any part of the employment application process (i.e., ask you for money), nor will Leidos ever advance money as part of the hiring process (i.e., send you a check or money order before doing any work). Further, Leidos will only communicate with you through emails that are generated by the Leidos.com automated system – never from free commercial services (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail) or via WhatsApp, Telegram, etc. If you received an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information (e.g., about you or your previous employer), and you are concerned about its legitimacy, please make us aware immediately by emailing us at [email protected].

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Commitment to Diversity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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