Are you passionate about Contracts? Are you interested in a new challenge? If so, then consider a career with Leidos!
Our Defense and Intelligence Group in Chantilly, VA has a fantastic opportunity for a cleared Contracts Administrator to help support our contracts within the National Solutions Operation. Our candidate will have progressive experience providing cradle-to-grave contract administration support for various CP, FFP, T&M Government contracts including RFP analysis, hands-on proposal development including the development of terms and conditions, coordination of appropriate internal reviews, contract negotiation, and contract/task order administration and execution.
What you'll be doing:
Responsible for the overall contract compliance of assigned tasks in accordance with contract requirements, company policy and procedures, and applicable laws.
Multi-task and prioritize work activities in a fast paced environment and effectively communicate at all levels within the organization.
Frequently interact both orally and face to face with other contracts and procurement staff, functional peers, management and external and internal customers.
Lead the review and analysis of RFP's, prepare compliant and complete cost/price proposals, and represent Leidos' interests during negotiations and contract administration.
Identify and mitigate contract risks as well as coordinate appropriate reviews in accordance with Leidos policy and procedures.
What qualifications you'll need to have:
An active TS/SCI security clearance is highly preferred.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in a related discipline with 8+ years of prior relevant experience OR a Master's degree with 6+ years of prior relevant experience.
Prior experience with Government (FAR / DFAR) contracting: Fixed Price (FP), Time & Material (T&M), Cost Plus Award Fee (CPAF), Cost Plus Fixed Fee (CPFF), Level of Effort (LOE), Indefinite Delivery / Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) and General Service Administration (GSA) type contracts.
Ability to work independently as well as part of a team of contract professionals supporting proposal preparation and a portfolio of contracts.
The ability to make sound business judgments, handle multiple contractual activities with a short turn-around time, and work independently as well as part of a Team.
Excellent interpersonal skills to include well developed analytical, communication, and presentation skills.
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel, Word, and Outlook.
The ability for occasional local travel.