Contract Manager

    • Job Tracking ID: 85347-341695
    • Job Location: Dallastown, PA
    • Job Level: Mid Career
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 05/06/2022
    • Years of Experience: 7+
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Job Description


To negotiate contracts with customers and execute and comply with all stated contractual and regulatory requirements. 


  • Responsible for contract negotiations, and associated change orders, revisions, etc. within set dollar limitations.
  • Acts as Gichner Shelter Systems agent in signing contracts within set dollar limitations.
  • Issues job release, budgets, and changes as required to the functional areas, which communicate contractual requirements.
  • Protects the organization from assuming program cost and schedule impacts without recourse when such changes are customer driven.
  • Act as facilitator in internal and external meetings.
  • Responsible for correspondence with the customer regarding all contractual issues, and resolving open issues.
  • Responsible for submittal and tracking of contract reports and data items.
  • Directs invoicing of contract data items and milestone billings.
  • Responsible for contract close-out.
  • Initiates warranties and claims investigation.

Experience and Skills

Education and Experience: 

Required: BA/BS in business dicipline and/or JD 

Desired Experience: Minimum 5 (five) years contracts experience to include negotiation, administration and compliance with Federal DoD prime/subcontracts in the defense aerospace industry. 

Job Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Tax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PTO
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
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