Contracts Manager - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (


  full-time   employee

United States

GDIT is currently seeking a Contracts Manager in join our team. In this role you will manage the negotiation and administration of assigned contracts, ensuring contractual compliance with relevant terms and conditions.

Task and responsibilities in this role include, but are not limited to the following:


  • Negotiates contracts, including price, terms and conditions, and reviews contractual documents for legal sufficiency prior to execution.
  • Ensures program compliance with relevant contractual terms and conditions and compliance with designated management objectives.
  • Provides guidance and work leadership to assigned contracts administrators, and may have supervisory responsibilities.
  • Serves as point of contact with internal departments concerning specific contract questions, issues, and problems.
  • Reviews requests for proposals and prepares proposals.
  • Formulates and negotiates contract proposal modifications (e.g., REAs, Change Proposals).
  • Reviews and negotiates teaming agreements.
  • Interprets contractual work requirements and obligations.
  • Makes recommendations regarding contracts implementation.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant contractual procedures and practices.
  • Participates in special projects as required.



  • 5+ years of related experience in contracts administration. 5-8 years preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of the practices, procedures, and processes involved in contracts administration.
  • ACTIVE TS/SCI required
  • Professional certification (e.g., CPCM/CFCM) preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of relevant laws, regulations, terms, conditions, and policies governing assigned contracts, including FAR, applicable Agency Supplements, and CAS.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Effective management skills.
  • Strategic thinker and trusted advisor to Business Area or leadership
  • Fosters and maintains customer intimacy in Business Area
  • Ability to collaborate with other teams to resolve issues.
  • Ability to mentor and develop and lead training for others

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related business discipline or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience.