Contracts Manager - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Las Vegas
United States

United States of America - Nevada, Las Vegas

Job Summary

Purpose and Scope:

Responsible for all aspects of contract administration and purchasing. Provides an effective contract and procurement management program which ensures compliance with requirements and directs procurement activities, focusing on administration of prime contracts, subcontracts and procurement. Perform liaison function between internal and external customers.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Manage/coordinate proposal activities to include developing bid strategies, organizing red team review, approving proposals for submission.

  2. Participate in long-range planning process aimed at developing new business.

  3. Conduct procurement training for technical and contract staff.

  4. Responsible for drafting and updating procurement policies and procedures.

  5. Serve as Small Business Representative, responsible for outreach efforts, ensure compliance, prepare required subcontracting performance reports.

  6. Advise technical personnel on state-of-the art negotiation strategies to enhance fee performance.

  7. Ensure compliance with governmental law, Company, and divisional policies on contracts and procurement.

  8. Provide interpretation of contracts, organizes or processes correspondence with contracting parties and monitors fulfillment of contractual obligations.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and at least 8 years of job-related experience or equivalent. MBA preferred. Excellent communication and negotiation skills; working knowledge of word-processing, database, spreadsheet programs and integrated software applications are required. Position may require travel. Position may require the ability to pass and maintain a Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

Top Secret security clearance preferred.

Local candidates preferred.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Commercial Management / Contract Management

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 224509BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.