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Senior Contracts Specialist

Posted May 22
Full Time
Chantilly, Virginia


Senior Contracts Specialist

Seeking a Contracts Specialist to support contracts/ and related business processes throughout all stages of the contract management life cycle. The right candidate will be able to work independently and function effectively as part of a team and interact with people from junior to senior-most levels. This individual should have experience meeting deadlines and prioritizing contracts related items across large organizations.

Key Duties And Responsibilities

  • Post-Award Acquisition Support: Provide advice, recommendations, and document support to multiple disciplined offices in all areas of the acquisition post-award phase. Acquisition post-award support includes: Contract Administration, Contract Modification Support, Delivery/Task Order Support, financial tracking, attending PMRs/BMRs and providing analysis of progress, and Award Fee management.
  • Provide contractual domain expertise in implementation, execution, and administration for all aspects of contract management.
  • Champion contract policy and procedure revision and improvement.
  • Analyze significant, and/or unique contract requirements, special provisions, terms and conditions to ensure compliance with appropriate laws, regulations, and policies.
  • Manage contract change control process and support bid review and proposal requests.
  • Develop negotiation strategy and lead negotiations on complex contractual issues.
  • Correspond with Government and developers regarding contract status, requests for additional information, etc.
  • Support project accounting functions regarding maintenance of contract files.
  • May prepare complex requests for proposals.
  • May mentor and train less experienced professionals

Qualifications And Skills

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 5-10 years of related work experience
  • Experience with Government acquisition initiatives
  • Excellent communication and coordination skills
  • Demonstrated attention to detail


  • DAWIA Level I or II

Clearance Required

  • TS/SCI with CI poly

Location/Travel Requirements:

  • May require travel up to 20% of the time within the continental United States and overseas.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.