The DirectorGovernmentContracts is responsible for the formulation of contracts policies, procedures, methods, operating practices and performance standards for WFS’s Defense and Government business unit.
Directs and manages the proper coordination of various types of agreements, subcontracts and other contract/legal documents with accounting, legal, operations and other organizations as necessary.
Develops bid proposals to address request for proposal (RFP) requirements and in accordance with company policies and government regulations.
Reviews contract modifications and proposals for completeness, compliance and accuracy.
Recommends changes to contracts policies procedures as required to meet operational and Company objectives.
Monitors performance on assigned contracts. Tracks and maintains contracts deliverables and other required data.
Management of potential non-compliance and other problems that could have an adverse impact to the Company.
Advises management of contractual rights and obligations and provides interpretations of terms and conditions.
Acts as resource to operations and management in resolving complex administrative issues.
Participates in contract disputes, claim resolutions and outside audits. May be assigned to take the lead in some cases.
Reviews and resolves issues affecting company compliance and ensures satisfaction of legal requirements, company and customer objectives.
Negotiates proposals, contract modifications, and agreements as required within the limits of authority delegated by management.
Acts as advisor regarding legal requirements, contract requirements, and government regulations.
Develops and trains lower level employees in contract administration process.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Knowledge & Skills
Knowledge of various computer programs required (ex: Word, Excel, etc.) and working experience with spreadsheets.
Thorough knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations (DFAR) and related federal and state legislation and regulations.
Knowledge of Service Contract Act and Truth in Negotiations Act.
Prior LOGCAP contract experience.
Excellent oral and written communications.
Effective leadership and interpersonal skills.
Physical Requirements/Working Environment
Ability to work under pressure and continuously meet deadlines.
Role based in Washington.
Bachelor’s degree in an associated discipline. Two (2) years Contracts Management or related field experience can be substituted for each year of the four (4) years of college.
Prefer at least five (5) years supervisory experience in contracts.
Ten (10) years of experience in government contract administration.
About World Fuel Services
World Fuel Services Corporation (NYSE: INT) is 83 on the Fortune 500* list. We provide energy, logistics, and technology solutions to aviation, marine, and land customers and suppliers around the world. Our global team of local professionals delivers innovative products and services at more than 8,000 global locations.