Ball Corporation / Ball Aerospace Senior Subcontract Specialist in Boulder, Colorado
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Senior Subcontract Specialist
What You’ll Do
Negotiate and manage a variety of cost plus and fixed price subcontracts.
Lead cross functional individual program subcontract management teams.
Function as the Supply Chain Management Lead on specific programs, working extensively with all levels of program personnel, with responsibility for the development and oversight of individual subcontract risk assessment/mitigation plans, and tracking of cost/technical/schedule performance of program subcontracts.
Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
Perform other duties as necessary.
What You’ll Need
BS/BA in a related field plus 8 or more years related experience.
Each higher-level related degree, i.e., Master’s Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of related experience. Two years of related experience may be substituted for each year of education. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
Must possess the ability to prepare Request for Proposals, lead program level subcontract management team(s) and cross-functional subcontract management activities, including working with technical personnel in developing sound subcontract requirement documentation (Specs/SOW, etc), analyze and evaluate supplier proposals, lead sourcing assessment/evaluations and subcontract negotiations, lead all aspects of subcontract administration, oversight and management to ensure cost/technical/schedule performance.
Must possess a thorough knowledge of FAR/DFAR and other government acquisition regulations including Export/Import and ITAR regulations, and experience in administering all contract types: CPFF, CPIF, CPAF, FFP, FPIF and T&M.
Must have the ability to work independently and meet hard deadlines, demonstrate effective teamwork skills, and ability to interact with all levels of the organization.
Applicants selected may be subject to a Government Security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Work is performed in an office environment.
Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.
Future Clearance Required:
A current DoD clearance and/or SCI access with Polygraph is not required to be eligible for this position, however applicant must be willing and eligible for submission within 60-90 days after an offer is accepted and must be able to maintain the applicable clearance/access. By applying to this position, you are agreeing to complete a National Security Clearance Pre-Screen Questionnaire to evaluate your general ability to obtain the required security clearance or government customer access associated with this position.
Relocation for this position is not available.
US CITIZENSHIP IS REQUIRED
Ball Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Minority, Female, Disabled, Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Veterans