5A85I1-Contract Administration Spec 1 - 5BB-Contract Administration Spec Job
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Hazelwood, MO 63042, US
Blackstone Talent Group, an award-winning technology consulting and talent agency is seeking a Contract Administration Specialist 1 to join our team at our client’s site in Hazelwood, MO.
Our team currently has an opening for a Contracts & Pricing Representative. The Transactional Contracts & Pricing team has an open position to support either USG or DCS programs. The USG position would support the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) customer across aircraft like F/A-18, F-15, CH-47, P-8, KC-135, B-52 or B-2 which have complex proposal and execution challenges. The DCS position would support international or commercial customers across similar platforms.
Primary Responsibilities include:
o RFP/PPOA review, proposal pricing and development, order review, and interfacing with internal/external customers to address emerging issues.
o As a member of the Acquire organization and Program/Business Management teams, conducts and leads proposal development and negotiation and provides contracting expertise to develop and negotiate creative business solutions for new spare business.
o Represents the company to diverse customers, including U.S. Government, commercial, international and public/private institutions.
o Authorized to exercise commitment/signature authority in accordance with formal delegation to negotiate and contract for the sale or development of high performance defense and aerospace products and services (e.g., aircraft, missiles, spacecraft and launch vehicles).
o Submits offers and serves as official Boeing representative to the customer. Develops and/or maintains effective working relationships with customer counterparts and the next level within the customer organization.
o Provides oversight and approval of technical approaches, products and processes. Interprets contract requirements, manages change and resolves conflict.
o This position works closely with internal/external customers, Engineering, Procurement Financial Analysis, Financial Planning, Scheduling and other internal functional partners.
MS Office Experience, specifically Excel.
Experience in contracts or finance related positions which could include developing proposals or negotiating contracts preferred.
Education/experience typically acquired through advanced education (e.g. Bachelor) or an equivalent combination of education and experience (e.g. 4 years' related work experience).
The individual selected for this position will be working on a project where they will contract for military spare parts and repairs, working alongside a team of 35 individuals. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of finance acumen, possess strong communication skills and have the ability to work both independently and collaboratively. This candidate must be adaptable to change and value diversity within the workplace. Certifications are not a requirement for this role.
Blackstone Talent Group is a division of Blackstone Technology Group, a global IT services and solutions firm that implements technological solutions across commercial industry verticals and the US Federal Government. Blackstone’s global talent augmentation practice was founded in 1998. Blackstone Talent Group has offices in San Francisco, Denver, Houston, Colorado Springs, and Washington, DC. We specialize in providing clients the best talent across a variety of industries and sectors.
EOE of Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabilities
Who We Are
Founded in 1998, Blackstone Talent Group is one of three divisions of Blackstone Technology Group. The other two divisions are Blackstone Federal, a premier engineering + transformation agency that serves the federal government, and Trellis Energy, the largest transaction management software firm fully dedicated to serving the natural gas industry. Blackstone Technology Group is a privately-held global IT services, solutions and resourcing firm. Headquartered in San Francisco, Blackstone now has more than 300+ employees across five offices nationwide. Blackstone Technology Group’s mission is to help clients adapt to the demands of a digital world, and has garnered an impressive track record of delivering successful results to a client list that includes Fortune 100 businesses and US federal, state and local government.
WHAT WE DO
We provide contract, permanent and managed resource services to our clients. We source for commercial businesses and non-profits, as well as government clients requiring security clearances from public trust through multiple levels of top secret. Some of our skill specialties are IT, IT Operations, Engineering, Accounting and Finance, and Executive Search.
HOW WE DO IT
Our team never stops building connections with talent. And our network of fully-vetted, ready-to-work professionals allows us to provide exceptional speed and accuracy in our resource delivery that is unmatched in the industry. With a relationship-first engagement approach, we most often become a trusted partner with our clients and operate as an extension of their organizations.