Northrop Grumman Sr. Principal Contract Administrator in Plymouth, Minnesota
Northrop Grumman is in need of a Sr Principal Contract Administrator to work at its Plymouth, Minnesota location. The location is part of the Weapons System division of Northrop Grumman Defense Systems.
Administers, extends, negotiates and terminates standard and nonstandard contracts. Conducts proposal preparation, contract negotiation, contract administration, and customer contact activities to provide for proper contract acquisition and fulfillment in accordance with company policies, legal requirements, and customer specifications. Examines estimates of material, equipment services, production costs, performance requirements, and delivery schedules to ensure accuracy and completeness. Prepares bids; processes specifications, progress, and other reports; advises management of contractual rights and obligations; compiles and analyzes data; and maintains historical information.
Must have one of the following:
Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 3 years of contracts, supply chain, finance, or business management experience
Master's degree or Juris Doctor with a minimum of 1 year of contracts, supply chain, finance, or business management experience
Must have excellent communication skills, be proficient in MS Office and be very detail oriented
Must be a US citizen
Must have or be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Secret security clearance
Must be able to work on-site in Plymouth, Minnesota
Ability to travel up to 25% of time including possible international travel
Business or Law (including Paralegal) degree
Experience in DoD and Government contracting
Experience with Other Transaction Authorities, Non Disclosure Agreements, Strategic Agreements, Cooperative Research And Development Agreements, and Bailment Agreements
Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business. Learn about Northrop Grumman Total Rewards and Benefits.
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. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Job Category : Business Management