Contracts Administrator in Colorado Springs, CO

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Linquest Corporation   •  

Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


5 - 7 years

Posted 40 days ago

  • The Contracts Administrator will report to the Senior Manager of Contracts and will serve as a resource for and interface with other employees and customers in order to manage LinQuest contracts.
  • Responsibilities:
  • Administer contracts (from solicitation to closeout)
  • Negotiate terms and conditions
  • Support proposal efforts
  • Prepare contract briefs and revisions summarizing contractual requirements
  • Update contract related information in LinQuest's contract management system and other databases
  • Track contract authorizations, funding levels, deliverables, and customer correspondence
  • Maintain detailed and compliant contract files
  • Provide leadership guidance on contract requirements including FAR & DFARS terms
  • Assist the Senior Contract Administrators in support of one or more Business Groups
  • Complete the contract administration responsibilities for each contract action, from start to finish.
  • Requirements
  • Required Skills:
  • Expert knowledge in FAR/DFARS pertinent to contracting
  • Familiarity with cost reimbursable, fixed price, and T&M contract types
  • Extensive experience with contract negotiations
  • Conversant in the Microsoft suite of Office to include being very adept in Excel
  • Ability to get along with others in a professional workspace, treating everyone with respect, from subordinate to C-Suite occupants
  • Ability to upload documents and enter accurate contract data into the Contract Management and Accounting systems as well as a SharePoint site
  • Ability to work well under pressure and short deadlines
  • Ability to work with little oversight and follow established policies and procedures including acquisition laws and regulations
  • Preferred Skills:
  • Experience with Deltek Costpoint
  • Experience with GSA Schedules
  • Experience with responding to DCMA and DCAA audit inquiries
  • Required Experience:
  • B.A. in Business, Economics, general studies, or other related degree
  • Minimum of 6 years of direct contract administration experience
  • US Citizenship is required to be considered for this position
  • Preferred Experience:
  • Experience in government contracts environment for a Department of Defense contractor
  • NCMA Certification (CPCM, CFCM, or CCCM) or similar

Valid Through: 2019-11-4