Contracts Administrator - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (


  full-time   employee

Falls Church
United States

GDIT is currently seeking a Contracts Administrator in Falls Church, VA to join our team. In this role you will be conducting negotiation and administration of contracts and/or subcontracts (sub to prime).


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

  • Administers contracts and/or subcontracts, including negotiation, correspondence, documentation, certification, financial reporting and product delivery.
  • Participates in the negotiation of contract terms from proposal stage to project close-out in accordance with relevant regulations.
  • Participates in the preparation of proposals including pricing and scheduling details and coordination of requirements.
  • Ensures timely processing of contractual reports and deliverables.
  • Generates reports on contract activity as required.
  • Serves as a liaison with Government and commercial prime contractors regarding contracting issues.
  • Maintains, updates and communicates bid and proposal information.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant contractual procedures and practices.
  • Participates and offers opinions on proposal and program strategy.
  • Initiates and maintains a network of communication with contracting specialists/officers
  • Participates in special projects as required.


  • Knowledge of the practices, procedures, and processes involved in contract administration.
  • Knowledge of relevant laws, regulations, terms, conditions, and policies governing assigned contracts, including FAR, DFAR, and CAS.
  • Effective administrative and organizational skills.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Understanding of business acumen

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or a related discipline, or the equivalent combination of education professional training or work experience.
  • 2-5 years of related experience in contracts administration.