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Contract Administrator/Principal Contract Administrator

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Melbourne
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Requisition ID: R10043197

Category: Business ManagementLocation: Melbourne, Florida, United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: SecretTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this positionShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the TimePositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.Northrop Grumman has an opening for either a level 2 Contract Administrator or a level 3 Principal Contract Administrator to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is located on site in Melbourne, Florida.Essential Functions:
  • Administers, extends, negotiates and terminates standard and nonstandard contracts
  • Conducts 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
  • Examines estimates of material, equipment services, production costs, performance requirements, and delivery schedules to ensure accuracy and completeness
  • Prepares bids
  • Processes specifications, progress, and other reports
  • Advises management of contractual rights and obligations
  • Compiles and analyzes data
  • Maintains historical informationThis requisition may be filled as either a level 2 Contract Administrator or a level 3 Principal Contract Administrator.Basic Qualifications for a Contract Administrator:
    • Bachelor's Degree with 3 years of experience in Business Management or a Master's degree with 1 year of relevant experience
    • Microsoft Office experience including Excel, PowerPoint and Word
    • Must have an Active or Interim Security Clearance
    • Ability to obtain special program accessBasic Qualifications for a Principal Contract Administrator:
      • Bachelor's Degree with 6 years of experience in Business Management or a Master's degree with 4 years of relevant experience
      • Microsoft Office experience including Excel, PowerPoint and Word
      • Must have an Active or Interim Security Clearance
      • Ability to obtain special program accessPreferred Qualifications:
        • Experience in government contracts
        • Experience and knowledge of FAR/DFAR, CAS, and experience with DOD contracting
        • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, presentation skills and computer skills
        • Ability to effectively work with employees at all levelsWe offer flexible work arrangements, excellent learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly team environment. We are looking for self-motivated, proactive, and goal-oriented people to help us grow our services and become even better at what we do.Our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) provide benefits for the member, our leaders and the company. Our ERGs offer opportunities to be a friend, be active, be a volunteer, be a leader, to be recognized and to be yourself. Every ERG is inclusive of all employees!At Northrop Grumman, we are on the cutting edge of innovation- building the next generation of sophisticated aircraft to protect our country. Our diverse portfolio of programs means there are endless paths to cultivate your career. We are well-known for our expansive, family environment, as well as our excellent work/life balance. We also offer exceptional benefits/healthcare, a 9/80 schedule, and a great 401K matching program.

          Salary Range: $58,800 USD - $88,200 USDSalary Range 2: $72,400 USD - $108,600 USD

          Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

          The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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