Contract Administrator, Senior

Senior Contract Administrator- Anaheim, California
Opportunity
If you know contracts, we want to know you! Parsons currently has an exciting opportunity for a qualified professional to serve as a senior contract administrator. In this role, you will be responsible for soliciting, evaluating, negotiating, awarding, and administering contracts in support of world-class projects.
POSITION OVERVIEW :
Performs contract administration assignments for projects with constructed values typically in the $50 to $100 million range, with clients in the private and public sectors of domestic and foreign markets. Thoroughly understands and applies good contract management principles.
SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES :
Drafts contracts for large engineering/construction management projects. Proposes alternative text/clauses to client contracts, as appropriate for the Company business. Ensures that the contract is thoroughly reviewed for legal, risk management, tax, and accounting issues prior to submitting to management for approval.
Participates as a member of the negotiating team, consisting of business development and project management personnel, for establishing business terms and contract conditions.
Monitors and administers the business provisions of assigned contracts to ensure compliance with contractual terms and conditions. Advises the Contracts Manager regarding scope, financial, and risk issues of applicable contracts.
Generates and maintains documentation for negotiating change orders. Prices and drafts change orders and amendments. Follows through to ensure that contractual coverage is implemented.
Prepares letters to clients requesting approvals and interpretations required to comply with the provisions of the contract.
Collaborates with Procurement personnel on project subcontract matters.
Monitors project expenditures versus contract cost limitations. Prepares letters to clients notifying them of contract cost limitations and requirements for additional funds.
Prepares project/facility acceptance documents and follows through to ensure acceptances are approved by the client.
Furnishes business and financial information requested by the client, as delegated by the Project Manager.
Identifies contractual problems and takes appropriate action to ensure a satisfactory resolution. Follows up on problems demanding management attention to ensure a timely response to the client.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
PREFERRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
4-year degree in Business Administration, Finance, or related field and 5-10 years of prime contract administration experience is required. IPD contracting is a plus. Hotel contracting experience from the purchasing side is a plus.
SKILLS/COMPETENCIES:
Requires a thorough knowledge of industry business practices and the negotiation of prime contracts. Incumbent must also possess strong written and oral communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and a working knowledge of PC software packages typically associated with contract administration. In addition, the ability to perform in a lead capacity is also required.
Parsons is an equal-opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.
Parsons is proud of our 70 years in delivering engineering, technical, and construction services to our legacy markets: infrastructure, industrial, federal, and construction. As markets have evolved, so have we. Parsons is a provider of choice for cybersecurity and alternative project delivery services. We believe talent, passion, and commitment generate success. Parsons employees go the distance for our customers and give back to the communities in which we live and work. We welcome self-starters who have the ability to solve problems elegantly-and who believe in our core values of integrity, safety, quality, innovation, sustainability, and diversity. If this describes you, join us! Parsons delivers a better world.-
Job _Contract Administration_
Organization _null_
Title _Contract Administrator, Senior_
Primary Location _US-CA-Anaheim_
Requisition ID _40157_ 2b480d9e7600425cbdfff423ea826734

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