LIFT your career past the boundaries of possibility at Aerojet Rocketdyne.
Legacy | Innovation | Fulfillment | Teamwork
At Aerojet Rocketdyne, our people further the exploration of space, and keep America safe. It doesn’t get much better than that. From the Apollo missions to exploring Pluto, we have a long history of accomplishments.
We are currently seeking an experienced Contracts Manager (Senior Contracts Administrator) to join our team in Redmond, WA. This is an individual contributor role that will independently negotiate and administer complex contracts. Typical duties:
Negotiates and administers relatively complex contracts.
Evaluates the terms/conditions of contracts to assure they comply with Aerojet Rocketdyne policy.
Provides solutions to problems involving moderate complexity.
Participates in management reviews of contracts. Conceives and plans projects involving the development of new approaches and methods to attain objectives.
Execute contracts and certificates on behalf of Aerojet Rocketdyne.
Develops and recommends Aerojet Rocketdyne policy on contract issue.
Provides input to department objectives and long-range goals. Keeps current within area of specialty in support of project assignments.
Represents the organization/Aerojet Rocketdyne as the prime contact on assigned projects. Interacts with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordinated activity across organizational lines.
Requires a Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate discipline and 6 years of directly related experience including experience negotiating and administering sales contracts with US Government and prime contractor customers (or an equivalent combination of education and experience).
US Citizenship required. Must also be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.
Additional Requirements and Preferred Qualifications:
Must have experience in the aerospace industry, working knowledge of contract laws and regulations including UCC, FAR, TINA, CAS, etc.
Requires excellent written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, customer focus, negotiation skills, and an ability to work effectively on teams.
Experience with international sales contracts and ability to understand written and oral communications in a foreign language are desired.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: This is a full-time position with benefits. Additional opportunities with our contracts administration team at this location, as well as other sites can be found at:
Internal Number: 13876
About Aerojet Rocketdyne
At Aerojet Rocketdyne, our people further the exploration of space, and keep America safe. It doesn’t get much better than that. A world-recognized aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to the space, missile defense and strategic systems, tactical systems and armaments areas, our projects present tangible opportunities for you to make a significant impact and be recognized for your outstanding work.
Founded in 1942, we have a long history of accomplishments, but here are just a few:
• Our monopropellant hydrazine thrusters helped guide NASA’s Mars Science Lab to a successful landing on August 5, 2012. The much anticipated landing delivered the rover Curiosity to the Martian surface.
• Aerojet Rocketdyne provided solid rocket boosters and other propulsion for the Juno spacecraft. Juno will arrive at Jupiter in 2016.
• Every Delta IV mission to date has used Aerojet Rocketdyne propulsion to help launch a variety of satellites for military and commercial customers.
In addition to medical/dental/vision insurance, our benefits include a 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement, vacation, sick leave, year-end shut down and more. Aerojet R...ocketdyne has openings in various locations throughout the US.
Aerojet Rocketdyne is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, Women, Veterans & Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.