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Company Name
Parsons Corporation
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Huntsville, AL 35808
Job Description

Senior Contract Administrator


Huntsville, Alabama, United States

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Senior Contract Administrator

Huntsville, AL

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Responsibilities and Skills:

+ Negotiates contracts to include large services and engineering projects.

+ Researches, understands, monitors and administers the business provisions of assigned contracts to ensure compliance with contractual terms and conditions.

+ Advises the Contracts Manager regarding scope, financial, and risk issues of applicable contracts.

+ Generates and maintains documentation for negotiations including change orders.

+ Supports new business proposals including ECPs.

+ Collaborates with Procurement personnel on project subcontract and purchasing matters.

+ Monitors project expenditures versus contract cost limitations.

+ As the main interface with their counterpart on all contractual issues, prepares letters to clients notifying them of contract cost limitations and requirements for additional funds as well as all other communications.

+ Collaborates with Program Control and PM to furnish business and financial information and direction requested by the client, as delegated by the Project Manager.

+ Identifies contractual problems and takes appropriate action to ensure a satisfactory resolution.

+ Follows up on challenges demanding management attention to ensure a timely response to the client.

+ Works independently and prioritize work to meet deadlines.

+ Provides contractual guidance to internal customers.

+ Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

+ Develops and promotes strong customer intimacy and possess excellent customer service attitude displaying dignity and respect to all stakeholders.

+ Promotes business growth through relationships with both internal and external customers.

+ Proactive in development of negotiation and business strategies and function as a trusted business adviser to the Program Manager.

Experience Requirements:

+ A four-year degree in Business Administration, Finance, or related field and five or more years of prime contract administration experience is required.

+ The position requires proficiency with the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and its supplements, industry business practices, and the negotiation of prime contracts. Experience with tangible deliverable items desired.

+ Requires the experience to lead a project team regarding industry business practices and the negotiation of prime contracts.

+ Five or more years of experience administering contracts with FAR, TINA, CAS and DFARS requirements.

+ Five or more years of experience negotiating complex contractual requirements. Experience working effectively in a team environment.

+ Incumbent must also possess strong written and oral communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and a working knowledge of PC software packages typically associated with contract administration.

+ Ability to maintain Security Clearance. NCMA Certification and/or Master’s Degree is a plus.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. For more about Parsons, visit and follow us on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and .

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.

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