Contract Administrator Principle

BAE Systems is looking for a contract professional that can mentor a team of contract administrators, as well as work with other functional executives to develop innovative contracting solutions for the business.

This individual will apply extensive technical expertise regarding Contracts administration and will have the ability to resource and manage multiple priorities which requires excellent project management skills. The selected candidate will represent the organization as a Contracts Lead as required and interact with senior internal and external personnel on matters often requiring coordination between organizations.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Providing value added analysis of solicitation terms and conditions, identify risk mitigation techniques, independently leading the cost narrative volume, acting as a pivotal coordinator for the proposal development
  • Work collaboratively across the business and negotiate contracts within corporate policies and framework
  • Drafting complex contracts / agreements
  • Examine performance and contractual deliverables/requirements to ensure accuracy, completeness, and adherence to bid specifications and contractual term
  • Perform research on complex contracting matters and provide sound business advice and recommendations in accordance with regulations and in support of the company’s initiatives
  • Negotiate and administer Non-Disclosure and Teaming Agreements
  • Coordinate cross-functionally to meet internal and external requirements and deadlines
  • Provide guidance and mentor-ship to junior staff
  • Actively participates in process improvement initiatives Minimum Education and Experience Bachelor’s Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience Required Skills and Education Required education: Bachelor Degree; with at least 8 years of

cradle to grave contracts experience in the area of Federal Government


  • Expert Working knowledge of FAR/DFAR, export and other government regulations

and the ability to execute and interpret these regulations within complex


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Working knowledge of all contract types
  • Proactive; self-motivated; energetic
  • Results oriented – Take ownership and Follow through
  • Highly organized
  • Solid work ethic of related experience

Preferred Skills and Education CFCM or CPCM Certification, Business or Business related degree About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That’s BAE Systems. That’s Inspired Work.

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