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Northrop Grumman Principal/Contract Administrator (TS/SCI Required) in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

Northrop Grumman is seeking experienced cleared professional for a Contract Administrator or Principal Contract Administrator (level 2/3). This position is primarily located in Annapolis Junction, MD, but willing to consider a strong candidate based out of another NG facility.

Roles and responsibilities of the Contracts Representative will encompass the following, and vary slightly depending on specific position, program, or business unit to which you are assigned:

  • Review and approve changes to performance measurement baseline as required.

  • Support audits, reviews, fact-finding, and negotiation support requested by programs, customers, and company management.

  • Maintain and update contract documents and official program records, including contractual documents and correspondence

  • Research contract issues and prepare analysis with citations

  • Provide direct contract support, review contractual documents to ensure protection of company's contractual/risk posture, satisfaction of contractual requirements and adherence to company policies.

  • Administer, extend, negotiate and terminate standard and nonstandard contracts.

  • Conduct proposal preparation, contract negotiation, contract administration, and customer contact activities to provide for proper contract acquisition and fulfillment in accordance with company policies, legal requirements, and customer specifications.

  • Develop proposal packages, in a timely manner and in accordance with established procedures

  • Provide proposal support including taking an active role in creating contract proposal volumes, supporting fact finding and the negotiation process.

  • Maintain and provide status and tracking information on customer requests

  • Work cooperatively with the technical staff to address customer requests

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Contract Administrator (level 2) The candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution with 3 years of professional experience in business management, finance, accounting, or related fields - OR -Master's Degree from an accredited institution with 1 year professional experience as described above

  • Principal Contract Administrator (level 3) The candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution with 6 years of professional experience in business management, finance, accounting, or related fields - OR -Master's Degree from an accredited institution with 4 years professional experience as described above

  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite, including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook

  • Demonstrated leadership, critical thinking and, innovative behaviors in past projects, roles, or experiences

  • The willingness and ability to travel domestically up to 10% of the time.

  • An active US Top Secret/SCI level security clearance is required. US citizenship is a prerequisite.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated strong leadership skills as well as the ability to multi-task in a challenging environment

  • Professional experience in a regulated industry: to include Aerospace & Defense, Insurance, Financial Services, Telecommunications, or Legal/Regulatory

  • SAP experience

  • Earned Value Management Customer Reporting experience

  • Experience Reading and Interpreting legal and contractual requirements

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Contracts And Pricing

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