Contract Administrator - Full-time

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Legal

Northrop Grumman Space Sector seeks a Contract Administrator for its NASA and DoD Engineering Services Operating Unit in Greenbelt, MD. The successful candidate will assist the contracts staff with all aspects of contract administration across the contract lifecycle, in a fast paced environment. The responsibilities of the position include the processing of contracts and modification bookings, the management of historical contract data, and the fulfillment and tracing of contract deliverables. The candidate will review the terms and conditions of basic contractual documents to ensure protection of company interests, assist with the preparation and collection of contract deliverables, and to participate in re-competitions and business development opportunities. The individual will take part in the operating unit’s adherence to government regulations and corporate policies and objectives, to support contractual direction received from the customers, and facilitate other duties as assigned.


Basic Qualifications:
• 3 Years with Bachelor’s degree; 1 Year with Master’s in business, finance, or related discipline from an accredited institution
•Accuracy and a high attention to detail
•Must have excellent communication skills, be proficient in MS Office
•Strong interpersonal relationship skills and ability to work in cross-functional teams
•The willingness and ability to travel domestically up to 10% of the time
• US citizenship is a prerequisite

Preferred Qualifications:

Familiarity with the basic federal contracting regulation. Frequent use of, and general knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards. General application of concepts, and principles. Demonstrates the skill and ability to perform moderately complex professional tasks. Willingness to learn and be a team player.

•Ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret clearance
•Fundamental knowledge of FAR/DFARS
•Prior experience in contracting, subcontracting, or related field
•Experience with Cost Point and CMART

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.

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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