At Jacobs, we're not just building structures, we're helping our clients innovate and grow by designing, engineering, and executing the construction of their various facilities that are shaping our world.
We're looking for an experienced and collaborative Contract Administrator who thrives when people are in sync and projects are running not just on time but within budget. Based out of our Pittsburgh program office, you will report directly to the Program Manager and will work alongside other Client project managers and internal stakeholders.
The Contracts Administrator oversees the prime or sales contracts between Jacobs and our client for various projects within the overall program.
You will assist in all phases of the contract life cycle from proposal support, negotiation, and management and execution through close out while working in conjunction with Sales, Operations, Risk Management and Legal. You will ensure compliance with government regulations, statutes, and Client procedures and requirements. The Contract Administrator role requires the ability to manage a variety contract types and to evaluate each for risk, redline for changes and negotiate such changes in a professional and team oriented manner.
You have purpose. And at Jacobs, you can live it. No matter what drives you, you'll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals -all at a single global company.
Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or equivalent experience in a related field such as construction, architecture, or engineering
At minimum of 5 years of experience in prime contract administration
Must have extensive knowledge of the foundation of basic contract management knowledge and skills required for success in the contract administration field
Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite of applications
Ideally, You'll Also Have:
A background and/or experience in the legal field is a plus
Experience with local and state government contracting terms and procedures desired
Prior experience with an engineering firm is desired
Experience with Construction /Program Management services contracts a plus
Change order/Claims negotiation/management experience a plus
Proposal development support a plus
At Jacobs, we're partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you'll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other.
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