Job Title General Counsel/Contracts Director Location Technica HQ - Dulles, VA US (Primary) Education Doctorate Job Type Full-time Job Description Technica is seeking a General Counsel/Contracts Director at our headquarters in Dulles, VA. This position provides senior management with effective advice on company strategies and their implementation. Manages the legal and contracts function and obtains and oversees the work of most outside counsel. This position is directly involved in complex business transactions and in negotiating critical contracts. Job Requirements (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities) * Offers advice on issues like contracts, government regulations, mergers and acquisitions, and intellectual property * Protects the corporation from legal action and performs/manages its defense. Interprets legal documents and advises management on risk, impact, and/or options. * Directs the activities of contract professionals including highly complex contractual arrangements of strategic importance to the company * Responsible for maintaining organizational compliance with appropriate regulations including Federal Acquisition (FAR), Defense Federal Acquisition Supplements (DFARS) and commercial laws * Works with internal stakeholders and external legal advisers as necessary * Reviews and approves accurate execution of Non-Disclosure Agreements, Teaming Agreements, Consulting Agreements, and Subcontracts * Serves as a central source of advice on all corporate governance matters. * Oversee contract administration functions including contract repository, contract execution, and SAM registration. * Identify and implement solutions to further Business Development and capture professionals in support of new business capture and partnership goals. * Oversee formal contractual interface with the customer for contract management. * Monitor compliance with contractual and agreement obligations and facilitate corrective actions. * Provide oversight for negotiations with customers and subcontractors, of contracts and subcontracts, related changes, and claims to achieve agreement or settlement within approved boundaries. * Request, review or approve amendments to or extensions of contracts. * Monitoring legal, regulatory and business developments to identify areas of legal and compliance risk, advise senior management, and formulate strategies to mitigate or manage the risks. Required Skills * JD from an accredited law school * 10+ years of experience with government contracts law, including FAR, DFARS, federal procurement statutes and regulations, and bid protest jurisprudence * Demonstrated experience in professional government procurement and contracting, which includes the drafting of complex contracts, including provisions, and solicitation documents * Experience working on matters of corporate governance and with a board of directors. * At least 5 years of experience managing a team * Demonstrates the highest level of integrity and ethical behavior in exercising judgment and discretion in matters of significance * Admitted and a member in good standing of the Virginia State Bar Desired Skills Travel 0 - 10% Clearance Level None, but must be clearable Certifications About Technica: At Technica Corporation, our goal is to provide exceptional professional services and innovative technology solutions that meet or exceed our customer's expectations. We specialize in a wide range of advanced information technology solutions from Systems Engineering to Information Assurance, and from Software Development to Product Solutions. From our locations across the DC Metro area, we provide technological subject matter expertise, program management and business process knowledge as a trusted advisor in support of our Department of Defense and other federal agency customers. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.
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