United Technologies Corporation Contracts Manager in Rockford, Illinois

Job ID: 77617BR

City: Rockford

State: Illinois

Country: United States

Category: Legal

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us.

The nature of our global business is complex, and we rely on our Legal, Contracts and Compliance (LCC) team to help us get the job done. As a valued partner across our business, the LCC team plays a key role in our company’s success. Our LCC team members bring their passion, expertise and humor to everything they do, from safeguarding our employees’ creative ideas to helping us maintain the highest standards of ethical behavior. Enjoy working with diverse groups? Want Opportunities to grow your career at a fast-paced, global enterprise? If you want to bring your legal expertise to the aerospace industry, our team could be a great fit for you.

We are seeking an individual to manage a high performing, customer dedicated team supporting the Military Aftermarket platforms located in Rockford, Illinois. We are a focused team supporting Government direct and indirect customers by playing a large role in proposal management, contract negotiations, and contract management through the end of the contract life cycle. We play a significant role in the LCC and contribute to the success of the Electric, Environmental & Engine Systems (ES) business operational excellence by supporting development, growth and performance.

PRIMARY QULAIFICATION:

Qualification: Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years contract administration experience

  • Experience managing larger teams

  • Experience working with Government direct customer

  • FAR/DFAR working knowledge (FAR 12 & FAR 15)

  • Contract proposal creation/execution

  • Contract negotiation and award experience

Working Environment:

  • Travel required

  • Willingness to work nonstandard hours

  • Ability to provide contractual guidance

  • Capable of executing in a fast paced, high impact/visible environment

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree required from a four-year university

  • Master’s degree preferred

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

Note:

  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

  • Drug Screens for re-hires only performed for previous employees who have been gone from the company for more than 1 year

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United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. 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, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years contract administration experience

  • Experience managing larger teams

  • Experience working with Government direct customer

  • FAR/DFAR working knowledge (FAR 12 & FAR 15)

  • Contract proposal creation/execution

  • Contract negotiation and award experience

Working Environment:

  • Travel required

  • Willingness to work nonstandard hours

  • Ability to provide contractual guidance

  • Capable of executing in a fast paced, high impact/visible environment

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. 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, age or any other federally protected class.

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