Senior Contracts Administrator

Clearance Level
Contracts Administration
Falls Church, Virginia

REQ#: RQ94359

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being rusted to deliver your best every day.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Senior Contracts Administrator joining our team to support DOD activities. This position offers a remote work environment; candidates must be located in the Washington DC metropolitan area and willing to come to Falls Church, VA for customer and team meetings.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Senior Contracts Administrator supporting DOD Customers, you will be trusted to manage and resolve actions. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Perform as the Contract Lead for major programs and proposals
  • Work directly with internal and external customers
  • Administers contracts and/or subcontracts, including negotiation, correspondence, documentation, certification, financial reporting, and product delivery for major contracts.
  • Negotiates contract terms from proposal stage to project close-out in accordance with relevant regulations.
  • Coordinates approval of negotiations, contracts, and subcontracts with appropriate management staff.
  • Provides advice and interpretation of contract requirements.
  • Reviews solicitation requests and GDIT proposal volumes to identify risk areas and ensure compliance with terms and conditions.
  • Active participant on proposal team which includes pricing and scheduling strategy, coordination of requirements, and proposal risk assessment.
  • Participates in program reviews, status briefings and customer interaction whenever the contracting officer is involved.
  • Coordinates with program managers and all matrixed organizations to ensure contract
  • requirements are fulfilled.
  • Maintains, updates and communicates bid and proposal information.
  • May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced contract administrators.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant contractual procedures and practices.
  • Participates and offers opinions on proposal and program strategy
  • Initiates and maintains an extensive network of communication with contracting specialists/officers
  • Participates in special projects as required
    • Bachelor’s Degree
    • 5+ years of contracts administration experience
    • Prior experience working with and negotiating with DISA DITCO or DLA Contracting Offices
    • CFCM or CPCM NCMA Certifications

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.