Contract Administrator 2/3 - Roy - job 854393

Northrop Grumman

Date: 06/11/2021

City: Roy, Utah

Employment type: Full-time

Category: Business Management Location: Roy, Utah US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes Clearance Type: None Telecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position Shift: 1st Shift Travel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time Positions Available: 1

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today. Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Program Contract Administrator to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Roy UT and support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here. The successful candidate will possess leadership qualities and be able to provide responsible advice and counsel on a wide range of contractual and business issues under moderate supervision and perform in all matters involving the interpretation and application of company contracting policies and procedures. Roles and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Cradle to grave contract activities from the business development phase through closeout.

  • Delivering customer satisfaction.

  • Building customer relationships and timely responses to both external and internal customers.

  • Exhibiting good communications with internal and external contacts. Understand the need to adjust communication style to yield better responses from customers.

  • Planning and executing successful contract negotiations of a moderately complex nature and achieving targeted profit rates, as well as producing favorable terms and conditions to assist in mitigating risk and meeting overall financial goals.

  • Understanding assigned contract scope and terms to identify and manage changes to the contract baseline.

  • Assessing situations and make appropriate contractual recommendations and/or take appropriate actions.

  • Conducting 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.

  • Working on multiple tasks simultaneously.

  • Providing guidance and working collaboratively with a multitude of organizations ranging from technical, program, finance, global supply chain, and security for seamless contract administration.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

  • 401k

  • Educational Assistance

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

  • Paid Time Off

  • Health & Wellness Resources

  • Employee Discounts

This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off. GBSDJobs


Basic Qualifications: This requisition may be filled at either a level 2 or a level 3. Basic Qualifications for a Level 2:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university with 3+ years of related professional experience – OR – a Master's degree with 1 year of related professional experience.

Basic Qualifications for a Level 3:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university with 5+ years of related professional experience – OR – a Master's degree with 3 year of related professional experience.

Additional Basic qualifications for both levels:

  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite, including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.

  • Demonstrated leadership, critical thinking, and innovative behaviors in past projects, roles, or experiences.

  • Knowledge and understanding of pricing principles and FAR/DFARS as well as associated Federal Contracting regulations.

  • Experience with proposal strategy, contract formation and customer relationships.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a US Secret level security clearance is required. US citizenship is a prerequisite.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active US Secret Clearance.

Northrop 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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