Contracts, Closeout Specialist

Under the guidance of and directly reporting to the Contracts Department Head, primary duties are to closeout DoD Type Contracts (CPFF, T & M, FFP, etc.)

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Act as focal point for all contractual closeout communications including USG customer contact pertaining to assigned contracts designated for closeout
  • Interact professionally with company internal departments (Finance, Contracts, Legal, Subcontracts, Property, Quality, etc.) to obtain necessary signoffs and approvals for final resolution of Contract Closeouts
  • Develop and execute plans to negotiate and resolve contractual closeout matters
  • Ensure that company is fully compliant with all Federal Acquisition Regulations
  • Follow company Contracts Closeout written processes, and make recommendations for Process Improvements
  • Document retention - Maintain excellent records of contract closeout records, including Final Vouchers
  • Reports - Track progress and provide management with weekly and monthly reports
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications & Background
  • U.S. Person (U.S. Citizenship or U.S. Green Card holder) required due to ITAR
  • High School Diploma or GED required; Bachelor' s Degree in Business Administration, Legal or related field preferred
  • 4-6 years of experience in Defense Contracts required
  • Knowledge of FAR, DFARS, USG and procurement processes
  • Able to excel in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment, where small teams share a broad variety of duties
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written, verbal, and presentation) required
  • Displays strong initiative and drive to accomplish goals and meet company objectives
  • Takes ownership and responsibility for current and past work products
  • Is committed to learning from mistakes and driven to improve and enhance performance of oneself, others, and the company
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Demonstrates strong computer skills and proficiency with office software, productivity tools and other software tools on one' s area of expertise
  • Ability to work in an office (Constant)
  • Required to sit and stand for long periods; talk, hear, and use hands and fingers to operate a computer and telephone keyboard (Constant)
  • Ability to travel (Occasional)

*This position requires you have access to data and technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). Applicants cannot be hired until they are qualified to have such access. To meet this qualification you must be a current U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Resident.

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