Principal Contracts Administrator

Job Reference Code: 
j28122778
Business Unit: 
Ordnance and Tactical Systems
Job Location City: 
Healdsburg
Job Location State: 
California
Job Location Country: 
United States of America
Job Category: 
Aerospace/Aviation/Defense
Job Description: 



Position Principal Contracts Administrator
Company General Dynamics - Ordnance and Tactical Systems (CA)
Job Location(s) Healdsburg, CA
Start Date:

Employment Term Regular
Employment Type: Full Time
Starting Salary Range: Not Provided

Required Education: Bachelor's Degree
Required Security Clearance None
Related Categories Aviation and Aerospace, Contracts/Acquisitions


General Dynamics Ordnance & Tactical Systems (GD-OTS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. We partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Working under minimal supervision, serves as primary administrative point of contact for contracts. Manages complex contracts from proposal through contract performance to contract closeout. Performs contract reporting (contract summaries, etc.), work authorization documentation (WAD), funding release and deliverable change order management, reports and documents and ensures administrative performance of program/contract is timely and accurate. Manages / organizes Contracts job folders with appropriate data. Must be knowledgeable of FAR and DFARS provisions and general terms and conditions. Must be able to review and negotiate all terms and conditions, track CDRLS/SDRLS and perform as required as proposal lead, tracking and submitting proposals. Coordinate and communicate to internal customers (Programs, Planning, Engineering, Purchasing and Receiving Departments) the status and schedule of CFM prior to the arrival of such CFM and work with customer to ensure deliveries are on schedule for CFM. Other duties as assigned by manager.

Major Competencies/Skills: Problem solving, interpersonal skills, good oral and written communication skills, teamwork, good negotiation skills

Education and/or Experience: Degree in Business Administration, Management or related field. Minimum 8-10 years' experience in program management, contract administration or equivalent in aerospace or defense development environment.
U.S. Citizenship (Permanent Residency) required for all positions

EEO/M/F/V/D/AAP ~ Drug Free Workplace

If you require assistance or an accommodation for a disability covered under the Americans with Disabilities Act, please email staffing@gd-ots.com or call: 727-578-8252. Please note this contact information is for those requesting a reasonable accommodation while applying for a job, because of a covered disability.

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems (GD-OTS) expressly prohibits discrimination or retaliation against an individual who has a disability and/or who requests a reasonable accommodation. GD-OTS is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workforce.


GD-OTS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled