The Senior Subcontract Administrator professionals establish highest-level contract strategy and drives implementation of strategic contract opportunities with the most significant impact to the corporation. Subcontract Administrator IV professional in this capacity will function as more of a Customer Relationship Manager and Project Driver on a daily basis. While some procurement will be completed by this role, this Subcontract Administrator will work closely with the OCFO Business Manager to work with the staff within the Facilities and Infrastructure (F&I) directorate. This position will work with staff to strategize long-term and long-lead procurement, track the progress of identified strategic acquisitions and report to the SPC Team Manager in Acquisition Services, the OFCO Business Manager as well as directorate Group Managers, Center Directors, Associate Lab Director and the Chief Financial Officer as required. This position requires a high degree of comfort with ambiguity, extremely strong professionalism, high degree of confidence in oral and written communication. This position will be the ‘face’ of Acquisition Services to the F&I directorate within the laboratory.
Relevant Bachelor's Degree in finance, business, accounting or related and 9 or more years of experience or equivalent relevant education/experience. Or, relevant Master's Degree and 7 finance, business, accounting or related or more years of experience or equivalent relevant education/experience. Or, relevant PhD finance, business, accounting or related and 4 or more years of experience or equivalent relevant education/experience. Or, relevant JD finance, business, accounting or related and 4 or more years of experience or equivalent relevant education/experience.
Significant ability to influence senior corporate management.
Excellent presentation, team building and leadership skills.
Ability to effect and mange change agents.
Ability to perform in complex cross-functional business environment.
Proven program management ability.
Global perspective of business environment and technology.
Motivational and visionary leadership skills.
Applies extensive technical expertise and has full knowledge of other related disciplines.
Contributes to the development of new concepts, techniques, and standards.
Considered internal subject matter expert.
Strong analytical, writing and business math skills.
Strong interpersonal skills and written and verbal communication skills, with previous exposure to diverse and ambiguous assignments.
Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: R4982
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