Contracts Manager



  • Engineering & Technical
  • Job Code: 9C200902730
  • Posted: September 11, 2018
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client, a global supplier to government and defense agencies to recruit a Contracts Manager based in Mississauga, Ontario.

A successful candidate will be reporting to the Director of Program Management. He or she will be responsible for negotiating, managing and structuring domestic and global contracts within a shared services model having experience in Canadian export compliance and the CDN Controlled Goods Program.
The Role:

  • Negotiate, manage and structure contracts that establish business relationships with customers and/or partners
  • Advise management of contractual rights and obligations and provides interpretation of terms and conditions
  • Regularly interact and provide business and contractual advice and solutions, with executives and/or major customers.
  • Participate in identifying, managing and resolving scope change
  • Participate in the development of business alliances, acquisitions and divestitures, source selection procedures and process, make or buy determinations, and risk management directives
  • Ensure accurate and timely export application processing using the Canadian Government’s EXCOL system (completing and submitting export permit applications, management of internal processes required to execute export of goods) for all orders including customer returns
  • Be the focal point of contact for outside audits of site export control policies and procedures
  • Responsible for overseeing the export control classification of all products and technical documentation under Canadian export regulations
  • Designated Official per CGD and associated duties
  • Development/ Maintenance of Security Orders, Technology Control Access Plans in accordance with Government or contract requirements
  • Application and maintenance of personal and government facility clearance including renewals
  • Provision of security training to the business unit on a regular basis.
  • Submitting and managing visit requests to domestic or foreign agencies

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or related field preferred with at least 8+ years of related work experience, preferably within the Aerospace/Military Environment or technology design and manufacturing field
  • Multi-disciplined background or exposure to several operational disciplines, e.g. program management, manufacturing, project engineering, contracts, customer service
  • Knowledge of FAR/DFAR/SACC provisions & Knowledge of CGP and CDN export regulations, U.S - knowledge would be an asset

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Mary Cyriac, Consultant, Engineering & Technical. Visit our website at to view our job opportunities, career tips, and tools. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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Mary Cyriac

Engineering & Technical

Greater Toronto Area


  • 905.247.5113

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