Accounting, Business Management, Contract Management
4 Year Degree
Westat is seeking a Contracts Administrator to support our fast-paced, multi-faceted, contracting environment.
Duties include, but are not limited to: performing contract review and negotiation, post-award contract administration, and related tasks; collaborating with the billing team on invoicing; conducting contract budget and payment analyses.
A bachelor’s degree in a business related field
5 years of relevant work experience with at least 3 years of experience in a professional services government contracting environment
Must have proficiency with the FAR
Must have experience using Adobe, Microsoft Office and federal government compliant accounting procedures
The successful candidate will be detail-oriented, a good communicator, an excellent multi-tasker, possess strong quantitative skills, have the ability to prioritize tasks and assignments, and enjoy working in a team environment.
Preferred qualifications: Formal contracts training. Experience working for a mid-sized federal contractor. Specific contracting experience with civilian agencies such as the Department of HHS and ED. Experience with OMB Uniform Guidance.
WESTAT, located in Rockville, MD is one of the foremost contract research corporations in the United States. Since 1961, we have conducted surveys and provided statistical research and related services to the agencies of the U.S. Government and to a broad range of institutional and business clients. We are an employee-owned corporation with more than 2,000 research, technical, and administrative staff and a recognized history of technical and managerial excellence.