Contracts Administrator in Herndon, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 7/10/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Herndon, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/10/2020
  • Job ID:
    RQ58662

Job Description

At GDIT our people are our business. We pride ourselves on the work our innovators do to support and secure some of the most complex government defense, and intelligence projects across the world. We wouldn't be successful without our ability to attract new talent to join our team.

We are looking for a Contracts Administrator to join our dynamic team.

Are you ready to join and grow our 30,000 everyday heroes?

Tasks and responsibilities in this role include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Ensures internal contractual compliance with relevant terms and conditions and compliance with designated management objectives.
  • Negotiates contracts, including price, terms, and conditions, and reviews subsequent contractual documents for legal sufficiency prior to execution.
  • Serves as point of contact with internal departments concerning specific contract questions, issues, and problems.
  • Reviews requests for proposals and participates in proposal color reviews.
  • Reviews and approves solicited and unsolicited proposals for submission to customers.
  • Reviews and negotiates various types of agreements.
  • Interprets contractual work requirements and obligations.
  • Makes recommendations regarding contracts implementation.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant contractual procedures and practices.
  • Participates in special projects as required.


To qualify, you must meet these basic qualifications:

  • Education - Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or a related discipline, or the equivalent combination of education and professional experience, with 2+ years of related experience in contracts or business administration.
  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, as well as, advanced analytical, critical thinking, and negotiation abilities
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & PowerPoint)
  • Effective administrative and organizational skills.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Ability to operate and negotiate independently
  • Problem solving skills
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.