Sr./Principal Contract Administrator

Northrop Grumman Rolling Meadows , IL 60008

Posted 2 months ago

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Sector is seeking a Principal Contracts Administrator to join our team of qualified diverse individuals in supporting the Navigation, Targeting, and Surveillance Division. This position is located in Rolling Meadows, IL.

Teleworking will be considered for an experienced candidate. In a teleworking situation, the candidate would be expected to be on site approximately 3 - 4 days per month to support program reviews and customer meetings.

Come join our team! You will be a key contributor and empowered to make a difference!

Responsibilities include the following:

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.

Qualifications for Contract Administrator Level 3: Bachelor's Degree with a minimum 6 years previous experience in contracts, subcontracts, finance, or other business management related function or a Master's degree with a minimum 4 years previous experience in contracts, subcontracts, finance, or other business management related function.

Qualifications for Contract Administrator Level 4: Bachelor's Degree with a minimum 10 years previous experience in contracts, subcontracts, finance, or other business management related function or a Master's degree with a minimum 8 years previous experience in contracts, subcontracts, finance, or other business management related function.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with FAR / DFARS.

  • Experience with both US Government and Non-US Government contracting.

  • Advanced skills using MS Office Suite.

  • U.S. citizen and ability to obtain/maintain security clearance

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.



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