AECOM Contracts Manager in Camp Arifjan, Kuwait

Kuwait - Al Ahmadi, Camp Arifjan

Job Summary

URS has an immediate opening for a qualified Contracts Manager on our Army Pre-Positioned Stocks (APS-5) contract in Kuwait.

  • Provide oversight of all prime contract contractual matters. Plans, manages and coordinates the activities of assigned employees in the Operations area, including Subcontracts, Purchasing and CDRLs – either directly or through subordinate managers. Coordinates with Government Contracting Officer and/or Administrative Contracting Officer and Contracts Administrator(s). Interface with and Legal Counsel as required.

  • Either directly or through subordinate managers and supervisors:

  • Directly monitors, manages and oversees prime contract matters

  • Directs, oversees and supervises Contracting, Subcontracting, Purchasing and CDRL delivery

  • Reviews, investigates, assesses, interprets, advises and reports/corresponds on contractual matters

  • Ensures compliance with governmental law and company policies on contract and procurement; monitors fulfillment of contractual obligations

  • Facilitates the creation of a work environment where safety, quality, customer responsiveness are the core values

  • Develops, communicates and directs long term planning to reach strategic improvement goals in customer satisfaction, delivery of PWS requirements and employee involvement

  • Responsible for keeping program management office informed of contractual issues

  • Ensures all department performance, training and adherence to requirements are met

Minimum Requirements

  • Requires a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or a related field and directly related experience in U.S. Government contracts management, including experience managing Contracts, Subcontracts, Purchasing and/or Deliverables functions. Demonstrates the appropriate combination of experience, education, expertise and leadership to be successful in the overall management of a complex contract.

  • Experience must include the following:

  • Expert knowledge of policies and regulations governing U.S. Government contracts requirements

  • Experience managing contracts or subcontracts exceeding $100M in value

  • Experience in subcontracting, including foreign company subcontractors

  • Experience in Government-approved purchasing system

  • Experience with FFP, Cost-Plus and Incentive Fee type contracts

  • Excellent verbal and writing skills and be able to present and negotiate agreements in a clear and concise manner to client staff and third party agencies

  • Excellent management and personnel skills in dealing with staff and client

  • Prefer experience supporting prime contracts with the U.S. Army

  • Prefer experience supporting contracts or subcontracts in a military vehicle maintenance environment.

Preferred Qualifications

Current Secret Security clearance preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country Kuwait

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198528BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.