Randstad Contracts Administrator in Knoxville, Tennessee

Contracts Administrator


Knoxville, TN


US$ 60,000 - US$ 100,000 per year

Date Posted:

Thursday, September 29, 2016

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Randstad USA Administration


- Responsible for contract administration functions for prime contract and sub-tier government and commercial contracts in accordance with applicable commercial, government and international contract rules and regulations.

- Reviews statements of work and specifications to identify risks, informs management of contractual risks and obligations and offers solutions to mitigate contractual/program risks.

- Administers contract change management and contract closeout activities.

- Ensures records are created and properly retained and maintains current contracts, files and records.

- Controls formal correspondence with customers. Monitors and ensures compliance with contract terms, special provisions, warranties, deliverables and funding requirements.

- Acts as the focal point of contact with the customer for all contractual matters and is a liaison with customers and internal departments for all matters affecting contracts.

Working hours: Monday through friday 8AM to 5PM


-Bachelor s or Master s required

-Experience in the Nuclear industry required

--Ability to support and/or develop negotiation strategies for management s approval

--Demonstrated ability to continually improve in contract administration

--Basic understanding of contracting corporate policies and procedures and ability to accurately interpret contract language

--Advanced knowledge of contracting concepts, FARs, and other federal acquisition regulations and applicable public contract acquisition laws and regulations

--Strong analytical and communication skills

--Intermediate proficiency using Microsoft Office products, particularly Word and Excel

--Ability to administer contracts of large scope and complexity

--Strong external and internal negotiation skills

--Effective presentation, leadership and team-building skills. Emerging ability to excel in management environment.

--Ability to draft moderate to complex, non-routine contractual instruments. Ability to use independent judgment and creativity to resolve contract issues.

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