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Proposal and Contracts Manager


Yakima, WA, US, 98903

Business Unit:  Systems and Support
Function:  Contracts

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.

Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.



  • Leads cross-functional Front-End High-Performance Team (HPT) driving business through continuous improvement as well as development and execution of winning strategies for new and momentum business opportunities.
  • Manage site contracts and compliance staff in accordance with organizations policies to include planning, assigning, monitoring work, appraising performance, and guiding professional development.
  • Accountable for the development of robust and competitive new business proposals.
  • Lead momentum business proposals with primary accountability over commercial and contractual aspects.
  • Responsible for the Contract Review and Flow Down process for customer contracts and purchase orders to ensure terms are aligned with company expectations prior to acceptance.
  • Assists in the administration of customer contracts to ensure the company and our customers are adhering to the agreed terms and conditions utilizing compliance matrices, key terms summary, and/or other forms as applicable.
  • Represents TRIUMPH and engages with customer towards amicable settlement of disputes.
  • Furnishes advice, Counsel, and general support in interpreting customer contracts.
  • Reviews NDAs, coordinates with legal department to execute.
  • Manages and maintains the site Contracts Database including Contracts, Order Terms & Conditions, NDAs, and formal correspondence between TRIUMPH and its customers.
  • Releases routine contract letters and supports other formal letters as needed.
  • Coordinates annual pricing reviews to optimize income and profits
  • Oversees site trade compliance activities in collaboration with International Trade Compliance Office.
  • Prepares documents and analyzes data using combination of ERP analytics and Microsoft Office software.
  • Supports proposal activity as assigned including creation of compliance matrices and launching approval workflows.        
  • Follows policies & procedures aligned w/Contracts Playbook & company delegations
  • Fosters positive relationships with internal and external customers.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Management and/or Engineering Management required. Master’s in business administration a plus
  • Minimum of 10 years business development, proposal management, contracts, program management, or related experience in an aerospace with familiarity of FAR 12/15 is required. Expert knowledge in government contracting a plus.
  • Demonstrated experience leading complex proposals including development of costs/pricing.
  • Commercial and Government Contracts knowledge
  • Trade Compliance
  • Familiarity with ERP systems (Epicor 10 preferred).


Legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

Pursuant to International Traffic Arms Regulations (“ITAR”) and the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”), applicants for SELECT positions will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residence, or U.S. Immigration Status in order to meet the minimum qualifications for those select positions. All inquiries related to citizenship are asked solely to comply with ITAR and EAR export licensing requirements.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.

Please be aware that the Company requires all employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19.  This position will require the successful candidate to obtain OR show proof of a vaccination.  The Company is an equal opportunity employer, and will provide reasonable accommodation to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated consistent with federal, state, and local law.

Please contact us if you require assistance in applying for Triumph Group and we will provide reasonable accommodations via If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Yakima