Northrop Grumman Manager, Contract Admin 2 in Linthicum, Maryland

Advanced Strike and Mission Enablers (ASME) anticipates significant growth in awards in 2018. This position will report to the Contracts Director for ASME. Contracts are classified efforts that are complex in nature and require a detailed individual to work closely with the contract professional staff to solve complex strategic problems and offer creative solutions.

The position will manage a segment of programs and will be responsible for the direct supervision/management of the staff. Responsible for providing objective-oriented direction to subordinates utilizing mgmt. guidelines & general policies. Program Management responsibilities include: planning and program performance addressing cost, schedule, technical performance, and quality of a work package, subsystem, or related group of work packages on a large system development type contract or full responsibility for all aspects of program performance on a large delivery order or mid-size technical services type contract. Oversees projects and task assigned to the organizational group performed by non-exempt and/or exempt employees. Becomes involved when required to assist in meeting goals and objectives of areas or to resolve technical or operational problems. The selected applicant must have an active DoD current secret clearance that has been completed and adjudicated within the last 5 years; in addition to having the ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance.

CPIE Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Business, Contracts or related field and 8 + years of work related experience. Demonstrated ability to lead a team of contract professionals supporting a high volume, highly complex program. Possess demonstrated leadership skills and the ability to foster teamwork and be self-motivating. Must hold a current active DoD secret clearance; must have the updated five year DoD clearance completed and fully adjudicated. Experience in Government Contracting with a wide range of contract types.

Preferred Qualifications: Advanced Degree in Business, Contracts or related field. Demonstrated management experience in Government contracting supporting highly complex contractual issues.

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