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Contracts Administrator

East Syracuse, New York, United States of America
Closing date
30 April 2021
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Job Description:

Saab, Inc. is seeking a Contracts Administrator in our Syracuse, NY office, to support proposal, negotiation, and execution (including modifications) of a mixed portfolio of contracts.

Some specific responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Negotiating contract terms and conditions

  • Conducting administration of Contracts from award to completion

  • Negotiating Non-Disclosure Agreements, and Memorandums of Agreement

  • Performing and communicating contractual risk analyses during all phases of the contract lifecycle.


Skills and Experience:

•BA/BS degree with 3+ years experience


•MBA or JD  with 1+ years experience

Desired Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience performing various aspects of contract management and administration from the capture phase through contract close-out for multiple contract types

  • Working knowledge of Government contracting concepts (including FAR/DFARS) and key business processes

  • Ability to work comfortably in a team environment, multi-task, and support concurrent requirements for different internal and external customers

  • Ability to prepare, organize and maintain contract records and files documenting contract performance and compliance

  • Excellent oral and written communication skill

  • Demonstrated negotiation skills and creativity to develop solutions to contract problems, identifying those terms or conditions that merit an exception or modification

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint)

Preferred Experience and Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated ability to evaluate Requests for Proposal and formulate proposal responses

  • NCMA Certification

  • Commercial Contracts/DoD Contracts

U.S. Citizenship is required with the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance per business requirements.

As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a background check that will include, at a minimum, a criminal record check, education and employment verification.

About Us:

Saab is a global defense and security company operating in the fields of air, land and naval defense, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number approximately 17,000 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas, and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development.

Saab is a company where we see diversity as an asset and offer unlimited opportunities for advancing in your career. We are also a company that respects each person’s needs and encourage employees to lead a balanced, rewarding life beyond work. Saab values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran, disability status, or any other federal, state, or locally protected category.