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Contracts Manager

Requisition ID:  45531
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Ventura County (3125)

Simi Valley, CA, United States, 93063

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 12,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.

Job Designation

The Commercial Manager oversees the contract and agreement processes. Prepares contractual agreements and provides commercial related advice. Drafts and reviews contractual documentation and negotiates agreements in accordance with corporate policy and applicable legal requirements. Ensures efficient performance throughout the product life cycle and the life of the contract, including modifications and interpretations to completion.

Job Core Responsibilities
  • Assesses contractual and commercial risk and provides appropriate advice to Commercial Management team
  • Oversees the bid teams responses to RFI's or RFP's, including obtaining necessary internal approvals
  • Manages the Commercial team's contract amendment negotiations
  • Ensures that dissemination of agreements and contract closedown/exit activities are completed within expected timelines
  • Provides support, training and mentorship to the Commercial Management team
  • Monitors and analyzes the administration of contracts to ensure compliance with contract terms and company policies
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary
Job Specifications

Education : Post-Secondary Degree in related field or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations 
Certifications :
Years Experience :
5-7 years of relevant experience
Skills :

  • Proficient with conducting contractual agreements
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Solid problem solving, decision making and analytical capabilities
  • Able to plan and direct technical efforts to meet team objectives
  • Strong interpersonal skills to drive tasks to completion; effective oral and written communication skills, with strong attention to details

This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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