Northrop Grumman Sr. Principal Contract Administrator in Linthicum, Maryland
Northrop Grumman Land & Avionics C4ISR Division seeks a Contract Administrator (with an active Top Secret Clearance) to join its team. This position is located in Linthicum / Baltimore, MD.
The Contract Administrator will act as the primary interface with customers and business partners in conducting proposal preparation, contract negotiation and contract administration, and serves a key role for our dynamic and fast-paced advanced business area, interfacing with key internal and external stakeholders. The Contract Administrator also acts as the official focal point-of-contact for customer communication and takes a lead role in strategic relationship development.
The position responsibilities are:
Participate in contract negotiation, contract administration, and termination activities to provide for proper contract execution and fulfillment in accordance with company policies, legal and contract requirements serve as a key strategic advisor to the program team on contractual and business issues by identifying and mitigating risk, planning and executing successful negotiations, constructing favorable contract terms and conditions including appropriate subcontract flow downs, achieving target profit margins and assisting the business in meeting/exceeding its goals and objectives advise management of contractual rights and obligations; compiling and analyzing report data; and maintaining historical contract information in support of Division and Sector requirements solicitation review/analysis, proposal preparation, and signoff.
Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 10 years directly related experience or a Master's degree with a minimum of 8 years directly related experience.
Active TOP SECRET clearance
Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office including Excel
Demonstrated success in practicing highly effective verbal and written communications including presentations
Experience with various contract types including Cost Reimbursable, Firm Fixed Price, and Fixed Price Incentive
Strong working knowledge of the FAR, DFAR and other U.S. Federal Government contracting regulations
Recent experience as a Contracts Administrator in the defense industry
Experience working special access programs
Prior experience using SAP or comparable enterprise resource planning (ERP) tool
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Job Category : Contracts And Pricing