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Lockheed Martin Subcontract Administrator Stf in Littleton, Colorado

Description: The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space.

At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture inspires employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

Lockheed Martin. Your Mission is Ours.

If you have an interest in all things space and an interest in working for a company that will put astronauts on Mars, create 3D printed satellites, launch payloads that learn in orbit, or that develop national defense systems, come and be a part of our Supply Chain organization. At Lockheed Martin Space, we are motivated 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 employee. Lockheed Martin values your subcontract/supply chain knowledge, skills, training, and education.

As we look to the future, we’re driving innovations to help our customers do even more in orbit. That’s why we’re crafting smarter satellites that operate like smartphones in the sky, with apps that can be updated in orbit so they can adapt as mission needs on the ground change. Your mission is ours. And as that mission evolves, we’ll be ready. Will you?

Supply Chain’s vision is to enable customer and mission success through supply chain strategies and execution that deliver superior operational program performance and create competitive advantage through continuous improvement. It is our mission to deliver affordable supply chain solutions that meet all program requirements and handle supply chain risks to ensure positive supplier performance through all phases of the program life-cycle from capture to sustainment.

As a Subcontractor Administrator Staff you will be responsible for the following duties:

•Sources and purchases various Procurements, including but not limited to, machinery, equipment, tools, raw material, packaging materials, parts, services, and/or supplies necessary to support the operation of an organization.

•Reviews proposals, negotiates prices, selects or recommends suppliers, analyzes trends, follows up orders placed, verifies delivery, approves payment, and maintains necessary records.

•Ability to determine pricing to be fair and reasonable based on technical evaluation, history, market data or cost element evaluation.

•Work closely with suppliers to execute contracts and provide contract management support with complex contracts.

•Work all aspects of the Procurement interface including competition, Supplier performance indicators, invoices/billings, changes, schedule, budgets, funding.

•Reviews proposals, negotiates prices, selects or recommends suppliers, analyzes trends, follows up orders placed, verifies delivery, approves payment, and maintains necessary records.

•Facilities Procurement Support working competitions and single source hardware and services.

•Contract Management for Complex Contracts

•Complex Competitions

•Price Analysis


Benefits of Employment:

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin champions an inclusive work environment that urges differences and big-picture thinking.

Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:




•Paid time off

•Work/life balance

•Career development

•Mentorship opportunities

•Rewards & recognition

•Generous Tuition Reimbursement

Basic Qualifications:

To be successful, you need to possess these basic qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain or other business-related area, with 10 years professional experience in supply chain; or Master’s degree with 8 years of experience in supply chain.

• Experience with initiating and managing formal, multi million dollar contracts

• Complex Solicitation/Evaluation Experience

• Leading the sourcing selection team and evaluating bidders

• Working knowledge of various contract types Firm Fixed Price (FFP), Cost Plus (CP), Time and Material (T&M), or Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP)

• Construction regulatory compliance knowledge and execution

• Requirements documentation experience

• Supplier management experience

• Experience in negotiating contracts

Desired Skills:

To be successful, ideally, you should have:

• Facilities knowledge

• Supply Chain Management experience

• Construction contracting

• Demonstrated customer service mindset

• Leadership skills

• FAR contracting knowledge

• P2P Experience

• Microsoft Schedule knowledge

• Strong communication skills

• Demonstrated delegation of authority



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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

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.


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