209609 - Contract Specialist
Industry
PRO
Region
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
City
San Leandro
State
CA
Rate
Up to $43.00 DOE
Duration
6 months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Contract Specialist for a contract opportunity in San Leandro, CA.

SUMMARY:
This position requires working closely with (and reporting to) the Sr. Manager of Contracts, other Contracts Team members, as well as the Technical and Program Management teams. The ideal individual desires a position with high growth potential, is a quick learner, organized, and can communicate clearly and effectively. This position requires operating under limited supervision once training is complete and the ability to master multi-tasking the complexities of Commercial and Government contract management.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Manage contracts of varying complexity and values.
• Management of contracts through the full lifecycle includes contract formation, execution, modification, and close out as applicable.
• Supports contract negotiations to address terms, conditions, scope, and price.
• Assists and advises Program Management in all contractual matters, including risk mitigation and negotiation of advantageous terms.
• Reviews and analyzes all contractual documentation to ensure compliance with applicable regulations and corporate guidance.
• Supports proposal teams in strategy formation, preparation, approval and submittal of proposals in response to customer requests.
• Researches complex contractual matters and prepares recommended courses of action for management consideration.
• Acts as the agent of the company by interfacing directly with Commercial Customers, Contract Administrators, Contracting Officers, DCAA and DCMA.

DESIRED REQUIREMENTS:
Costpoint experience desired.

HARD REQUIREMENTS:
Advanced knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations (DFAR). Experience with Federal contract and/or subcontract administration and proposal preparation. Expertise in the use of MS Word and Excel

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Use of hands, arms, and fingers to operate computer and telephone.
Talk and hear to operate telephone and interact with other employees.
Close vision and ability to shift focus to use computer.

EDUCATION:
Accredited Bachelor's Degree PLUS 6 years relevant experience.

SHIFT:
Full-Time
9/80

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Billy James
bjames@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x340 or (800) 927-9318 x340

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.