The Senior Contracts Administrator is responsible for all aspects of pre- and post-award contract administration functions for public sector (International, Federal, State, and Local) contracts. Contract activity may be non-routine and require development of specialized techniques to accomplish business goals and objectives. S/He will negotiate and manage contracts directly with our internal customers, external customers, as well as with prime contractors, advise, support develop & enhance existing internal systems that ensure compliance with contract terms, regulations, and internal standards, and will work with management to identify risks and opportunities within contracts.
Duties and Responsibilities
Serves as a focal point of contact with customers for contractual matters.
Serves as a liaison between customers and internal departments for matters affecting contracts.
Negotiates terms and conditions with customers and prime contractors.
Develops negotiation strategies and leads negotiation team on complex contractual issues.
Assists in the general proposal process by reviewing solicitations for items related to contractual matters. Reviews statements of work and specifications within business offerings to identify contractual risks and obligations, and offers solutions to mitigate contractual/program risks.
Reviews and negotiates Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs), Teaming Agreements (TAs), Master Service Agreements (MSAs), Task Orders, and Contract and Task Order modifications/change orders.
Supports company initiatives to obtain or modify existing IDIQs, BPA, and GSA Schedules.
Provide full contract life cycle support to include contract start-up, administration, management, and close-out ensuring compliance with terms and conditions of the contractual agreement and corporate policies and procedures.
Works with the Acumen internal teams to ensure corporate, staff and subcontractor/recipient compliance with all current rules and regulations.
Corresponds and collaborates as necessary within the Legal team as well as across other departments.
Functions as domain expert on selected areas and issues.
Other assignments related to Contracts Administration as they arise.
Acumen Solutions offers the opportunity for growth and advancement, as well as a competitive base salary, annual performance based incentives, medical benefits & 401k.
As a leading management and technology consulting firm, Acumen Solutions offers a range of challenging and rewarding opportunities whether you’re just starting out in your career, looking to advance your career, or seeking a senior leadership position. Acumen Solutions employees are ambitious, committed, passionate problem solvers.
VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Accounting, or related field and 6 to 8 years of progressive contract administration experience
Strong demonstrated knowledge of contract terms and conditions and experience negotiating large, complex contracts
Ability to draft moderate to complex, non-routine contractual instruments
Excellent analytical and communication skills and ability to provide briefings to management and customers.
Strong attention to detail
English fluency required
Must have the ability to obtain a security clearance to access classified information.
Certified Federal Contracts Manager (CFCM) required. Certified Professional Contracts Manager (CPCM) desirable.
About Acumen Solutions
Clients choose Acumen Solutions for one simple reason: our experience delivers success. Joining forces with our clients, our teams of strategists, subject matter experts, and engineers solve problems that can’t be fixed by technology alone. As a Salesforce Global Strategic Consulting Partner, Fortune 500 companies trust us to build solutions that grow revenue and strengthen customer relationships while our groundbreaking solutions in the public sector streamline operations and improve productivity. We apply the same expertise to our unparalleled social responsibility program, generating sustainable impact across our local communities.Areas of expertise include Cloud Computing, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Enterprise Transformation, Enterprise Architecture, Information Management, Systems Integration, Governance, Program Management, Salesforce.com, Google Enterprise, and Amazon Web Services