Contracts Administrator Sr Advisor

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Contracts Administration
Hanover, Maryland
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Contract Administration

Contract Requirements

Government Regulation


REQ#: RQ170808
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to be at the center of GDIT’s business operations. Make an impact by collaborating across functions to make mission success achievable.

Job Description

Contracts Administrator Sr Advisor

Apply your expertise to advance the mission and optimize our business strategy as a Contracts Administrator Sr Advisor at GDIT. Here, you’ll support solving some of our clients’ biggest challenges and help us grow the business.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Contracts Administrator Sr Advisor you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. GDIT is seeking a Contracts Administrator Sr Advisor with a diverse set of experiences to join the team. You will be responsible for negotiation and administration of contracts, task orders and subsequent amendments consistent with client requirements, government regulations, and procurement policies and procedures The ideal individual will be experienced in providing Contracts expertise in risk assessment, have an ability to apply strategic resolutions to address business and programmatic risks, as well as identifying & analyzing complex and strategic contract matters. This position requires a significantly agile mindset, clear communication style with contractual knowledge and strong business and customer acumen.


  • Administers a portfolio of contracts through negotiation, correspondence, documentation, certification, financial reporting, and product delivery
  • Negotiates contract terms from proposal stage to project close out
  • Coordinates contract requirement fulfillment with programs
  • Modifies contract schedules and participates in vendor reseller agreement negotiations
  • May serve as a team or task lead
  • May coach and provide guidance to less-experienced professionals 
  • Provides contractual support in proposal development
  • Provides advice and interpretation of solicitation requirements
  • Reviews solicitation requests and proposal volumes to proactively identify and mitigate risk areas and ensure compliance with terms and conditions
  • Active participant on proposal team which includes pricing and scheduling strategy, coordination of requirements, and advance understanding of proposal risk assessment
  • Coordinates and communicates with program directors, vice presidents and all matrixed organizations to ensure contract requirements are fulfilled
  • Maintains heightened knowledge of relevant industry and changing contractual procedures and practices
  • Actively maintains an extensive network with industry peers, business teams, and acquisition leadership across GDIT
  • Operates independently to resolve issues across other support areas and business division staff


  • Education: Bachelors degree. In lieu of degree, 14+ years of Contracts Administration experience required.
  • Required Experience: 10+ years of Contracts Administration experience
  • Security Clearance Level: Active TS/SCI with Polygraph
  • Required Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of the practices, procedures, and processes involved in contracts administration and proposal activities.  Knowledge of relevant laws, regulations, terms, conditions, and policies governing assigned contracts, including FAR, DFARS and applicable Agency Supplements, and CAS. Exceptional organizational skills. Excellent communication skills to independently correspond orally and in writing to company and customer leadership.
  • Location: This position is a hybrid role requiring 3 days per week in office, two days per week remote.
  • US Citizenship Required


  • 401K with company match
  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays
Work Requirements
Years of Experience

10 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Certified Federal Contracts Manager (CFCM) - National Contract Management Association (NCMA)

Certified Professional Contracts Manager (CPCM) - National Contract Management Association (NCMA) - NCMA

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.