Parsons Corporation Contract Administrator in Centreville, Virginia

Contract Administrator

Location:

Centreville, Virginia, United States

Requisition #:

55744

Post Date:

POSITION OVERVIEW :

Parsons is seeking a Contracts Administrator. The successful candidate performs contract administration assignments for projects with constructed values typically in the $20 to $50 million range, predominantly with domestic clients. The incumbent applies experience and increasing proficiency in the use of contract administration principles and practices. Typical assignments are larger in scope, more difficult, and varied than at the Associate level.

US Citizenship - Required

Secret Clearance Required

More Specific responsibilities include:

  • Drafts contracts for engineering services projects, relying heavily on previous contracts as a resource for terms and conditions.

  • Participates as a member of the negotiating team, assuming responsibility for explaining positions and resolving matters of a business nature related to the proposed contract.

  • Monitors and administers the business provisions of assigned contracts to ensure that contract requirements are met.

  • Collaborates with colleagues across organizational lines to obtain and transmit business information necessary for the Project Manager to more effectively monitor the status of the project.

  • Prices change orders and follows through to ensure that contractual coverage is implemented.

  • Prepares letters to client requesting approvals and interpretations required to comply with the provisions of the contract.

  • Collaborates with appropriate Procurement personnel on project subcontract matters.

  • Monitors project expenditures versus contract cost limitations. Prepares letters to clients notifying them of contract cost limitations and requirements for additional funds.

  • Prepares project/facility acceptance documents and follows through to ensure acceptances are approved by the client.

  • Furnishes business and financial information 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 problems demanding management attention to ensure a timely response to the client.

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

Required Experience and Education

  • 4-year degree in Business Administration, Finance, or related field and 3-5 years of contract administration experience is required.

  • Requires a working knowledge of industry business practices and contract administration principles, as well as some exposure to contract negotiations. 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.

  • US Citizenship - Required

  • Secret Clearance Required

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.

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

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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.