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In addition to the below, the position requires a person with proven business orientation, as well as analytical, verbal and written communication skills, a strong background in Government and commercial contracts and a demonstrated ability to work effectively with multidisciplinary teams and a strong personal and work ethic.
Provide general legal support for all areas of Sikorsky Supply Chain, including but not limited to Sikorsky Supply Chain executive leadership, Sikorsky Subcontracts Specialist Group (SSG), all buying groups, the Sikorsky Supply Chain Compliance team, the Sikorsky Small Business team (including supporting audit and compliance related activity associated with Sikorskys participation in the Comprehensive Small Business Plan Test Program).
Continually assess, with Supply Chain Management, process improvements related to substantive matters and collaboration.
Coordinate with Sikorsky Market Segment counsel to provide legal advice associated with supply chain issues affecting individual market segment programs, with a focus on assisting with the development of sourcing strategies to support key capture activity.
Coordinate with Sikorsky Market Segment Counsel, Sikorsky Intellectual Property Counsel (when applicable), the SSG and individual buying groups to craft tailored flow-down clauses required to meet specific program requirements.
Coordinate with Sikorsky Intellectual Property Counsel to provide legal advice associated with supply chain intellectual property issues, including IP issues affecting individual market segment programs, with a focus on assisting with the development and implementation of IP sourcing strategies and alternate sourcing strategies to support capture and execution activities and key development programs.
Conduct internal investigations related to Sikorsky Supply Chain issues, and coordinate responses to Government investigations related to Sikorsky Supply Chain issues.
Provide legal advice associated with Sikorskys DFARS Purchasing System.
Support Litigation counsel with litigation matters involving suppliers.
Provide legal support and guidance to the Sikorsky SSG on terms and conditions negotiation and negotiation strategy, including providing reviews and approvals as required by the Lockheed Martin Acquisition Procedures (LMAP) and Commercial Acquisition Procedures (CAP).
Provide initial Intellectual Property legal support and guidance to the Sikorsky SSG on terms and conditions negotiation and negotiation strategy with respect to the Intellectual Property provisions, including IP Indemnification and Proprietary Information terms, flagging potential flow-down requirements for review by Sikorsky Intellectual Property Counsel, including but not limited to IP ownership and licensing terms and conditions, and ensuing compliance with intellectual property requirements for the market segment programs
Provide legal advice in relation to potential impacts of supplier mergers, acquisitions and/or offshoring.
Serve as a legal advisor to and voting member of Sikorskys Quality Council, a cross functional organization tasked with reviewing and approving root cause and corrective action analyses of quality escapes and concerns.
Provide legal support to the Supplier Accountability Review Board;
Support review and approval of changes to standard Sikorsky Supplement and LTA baseline documents
Support CTC (Corporate Terms Council) on review of revisions to CorpDocs
Support teaming activity with potential suppliers in coordination with market segment counsel and other responsible functions.
Strong background in U.S. Government and commercial contracting.
Must be a motivated self-starter who can energize and collaborate with the team, take responsibility for legal projects, with proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage a high volume of work.
Previous experience as outside counsel and/or in-house counsel.
Experience with teaming agreements, international contracting and offset, financing, export control, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and aerospace or defense industry is highly desired.Other Important Information You Should KnowExpression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.Schedule for this Position: 9×80 every other Friday offClearance Level: NoneLockheed 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. Theyre dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.
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