Lockheed Martin Subcontract Administrator (early career) in Herndon, Virginia

Description: Space technology connects millions of people around the world and we’re accelerating tomorrow’s breakthroughs to help our customers stay ahead in an ever-changing world. At Lockheed Martin Space, we are driven by innovation and integrity. We believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and visionary thinking, everything is within our reach – and yours as a Lockheed Martin Space employee. Space values your skills, training, and education. Come and experience your future!

Lockheed Martin Space has an excellent Subcontract Administrator opportunity for early career professionals to work within the Mission Solutions organization either in King of Prussia, PA, or Herndon, VA. In this you will primarily be responsible for the award/placement and management of subcontracts in support of the Mission Solutions line of business within Lockheed Martin Space.

Specific duties involve negotiating and procuring contract labor services. Familiarity with services contracting, including CPSR compliant process and the FAR knowledge is a must/plus. This role requires that you be able to develop solutions to a variety of problems somewhat independently and with limited direction/oversight.

Other responsibilities include establishing non-disclosure agreements, facilitating invoice payments, and taking FULL responsibility and ownership of the procurement process as it relates to subcontract management. You will be expected to understand and effectively utilize most all contract types, including fixed price, FP-LOE, cost reimbursable, labor hour, and T&M.

To be considered for this position, you must be able to demonstrate you have a desire to add value to the team that you will be assigned to support.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Lockheed Martin Space offers a total compensation package from competitive wages, on-site medical care, 25 three-day weekends, and healthy living incentives - just to name a few reasons to join Lockheed Martin Space!

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience in Subcontract Administration/Procurement (federal government)

-Experience supporting Proposal / Capture Efforts

-Experience with the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR)

-Ability to understand financial data and perform financial & rate analysis

-Experience preparing Request for Proposal (RFP) packages, and evaluating subcontract proposals

-Working knowledge & experience with MS Office tool suite

-Must be a United States citizen

-Ability to obtain TS/SCI level security clearance

Desired Skills:

-Working knowledge & experience with LM Procure to Pay / SAP

-Ability to engage leaders as required to address challenges and resolve issues

-Demonstrated "Can-Do" Attitude and Leadership abilities and behaviors

-Ability to perform work without appreciable direction and ability to multi-task

-Ability to understand financial data and perform financial & rate analysis

-Experience preparing Request for Proposal (RFP) packages, evaluating subcontract proposals, and negotiating cost/price and terms & conditions

-Demonstrated problem-solving skills

-Ability to perform work somewhat independently



Lockheed Martin 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.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.


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