Contracts Manager

Clearance Level
Contracts Administration
Falls Church, Virginia

REQ#: RQ90941

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT’s Federal Civilian division is seeking a Business Area Contracts Lead, who will oversee one Business Areas within a Sector, with proven leadership experience in managing a team of contracts professionals with oversight of various types of U.S. Government contracts primarily within the areas of Information and Technology (IT) Services and Solutions and Professional Services across the various U.S. Government Civilian agencies. 

Task and responsibilities in this role include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Directly, oversee the work of the contracts administration staff of one or more Business Areas within a Division Sector.

  • Ensures internal contractual compliance with relevant terms and conditions and compliance with designated management objectives.

  • Negotiates contracts, including price, terms, and conditions, and reviews subsequent contractual documents for legal sufficiency prior to execution.

  • Responsible for managing a contacts portfolio.

  • Serves as point of contact with internal departments concerning specific contract questions, issues, and problems.

  • Reviews requests for proposals and participates in proposal color reviews.

  • Reviews and approves solicited and unsolicited proposals for submission to customers.

  • Reviews and negotiates various types of agreements. 

  • Interprets contractual work requirements and obligations.

  • Makes recommendations regarding contracts implementation.

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant contractual procedures and practices.

  • Participates in special projects as required.

To qualify, you must meet these basic qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree and  7+ years of related experience in US Federal Acquisition preferred

  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, as well as, advanced analytical, critical thinking, and negotiation abilities

  • Experience leading a successful Contracts Team is preferred

  • Highly experienced with various contract types

  • Advanced Knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and customer agency supplements

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & PowerPoint)

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.