Hexagon US Federal is seeking an experienced Senior Contracts Professional with a background in US Federal Government Contracts and/or subcontracts. Experience will consist of all aspects of the contract life cycle, including: proposals, administration, and close-out for various contract types, including fixed price, cost reimbursement, and labor hour/time/materials as well as experience with contract structure, pricing strategies, policy and procedure, and compliance principles. Incumbent will also have a demonstrated ability to develop advanced concepts and solutions to unusual problems that involve a high degree of ingenuity, creativity, and innovation.
Primary responsibilities may include:
Provide contracts leadership for assigned Programs to support our clients and serve as an Advisor to Management and Executive Management on Government contracting issues
Works independently to manage/execute high level of proposal activity, contract administration and procurement activity with high risk and high visibility, including interface with program managers, clients, suppliers, contractors, teaming partners, and internal staff
Strong communication (verbal and written) skills are required as well as the ability to work in a fast-paced and competing deadline environment
Provides cradle-to-grave contract support, including all pre-contract activity – NDAs, TAs, PIAs, MOUs, Reps and Certs, monitoring registrations, and preparing solicitation documentation (pre- and post-award), reviewing proposals for compliance, and formulating negotiating positions.
Personally manage a portfolio of contracts, subcontracts and agreements and analyzes project requirement(s) and develops solutions to company needs. Creates/Maintains Contract file folders, prepare solicitation documentation, and review proposals for compliance.
Participates in the development of bid strategies and coordinates efforts to produce incorporated winning proposals and approved strategies
Provides services to coordinate and support development of customer needs statements, Requests for Information (RFI) and Requests for Quotes (RFQ). Ensures cost proposals are prepared in accordance to company policies and procedures and are compliant with applicable government regulations
Evaluates compliance of policies, practices and standards to meet business objectives and still remain within legal requirements
Provide contract-related issue resolution, both internally and externally
Participate, coordinate, and assist with DCAA and DCMA audits;
Recommend and assist with policy and procedure definition and development
Possess an advanced understanding of business relationships and contract structures while demonstrating an exemplary level of business acumen; Serves as acquisition business advisors to senior leadership, contracting officers, program managers, and other stakeholders.
Must be able to differentiate between routine and non-routine contract elements and terms and be able to make recommended solutions
***POSITION MAY BE LOCATED IN: HUNTSVILLE, AL, CHANTILLY, VA, WARNER ROBINS, GA, or ST. LOUIS, MO****
EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent years of experience within the field in lieu of degree; Advanced degree and/or equivalent professional certification preferred
15 plus years of professional experience in US Federal Government Contracts and/or subcontracts or equivalent experience.
Proficient and experienced in the FAR and DFARS, Foreign Military Sales (FMS), TINA, CAS, and software data rights clauses
Skilled in the use of MS Office applications, including Outlook, Word, and Excel, as well as the use of Adobe Acrobat Pro
Some travel required (approximately 10%)
U.S. Citizen / Security Clearance required
Hexagon US Federal is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category that is protected by federal, state, or local laws.
Internal Number: 01191
About Hexagon US Federal
As a premier provider of integrated geospatial and technical solutions to the U.S. government, Hexagon empowers government agencies to make smarter and faster operational decisions. Hexagon US Federal helps its government customers create intelligent maps, analyze geospatial intelligence, manage assets and infrastructure, and provide dispatch emergency services.