Orbital ATK Principal Contracts Administrator in Chandler, Arizona

Principal Contracts Administrator

Locations:Chandler, AZ

Categories: Contracts


Job Description

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Job ID:MO20172006-40107

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission ? whether it?s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world?s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation?s largest manufacturer of ammunition.

Orbital ATK is currently seeking an experienced Princ Contracts Administrator to join our Contracts Management team in our Chandler, AZ office.

Role Description & Responsibilities:

Seasoned, detail-oriented professional with a comprehensive understanding of Government Defense contract management. Specifically, experience in/with:

Interpretation and application of Federal Acquisition Regulations / Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations Supplement and other federal regulations.

Complex Government Defense contract documentation utilizing all contract types.

Working with various Government and prime contractor customers.

Working with various Government agencies including the Defense Contract Management Agency and the Defense Contract Audit Agency.

Internal and external audits relating to contract matters.

Proposal preparation, negotiation, certification and compliance with Truthful Cost or Pricing Data.

Ability to resolve a wide range of issues demonstrating good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.

General knowledge of other related disciplines.

Ability to provide advice/direction in areas of expertise.

Work on problems with diverse scope where analysis of data requires thoughtful evaluation and resolution.

Ability to work under general direction and minimal direction.

Experience Requirements:

Candidate must have a minimum of nine (9) years related experience or equivalent combination of education & experience.


Bachelor’s Degree (BA/BS) degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, or related field is required.

United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential.

If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products ? and your ideas ? into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you?ll be amazed at what you can do!

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

Job Type:Full Time

Desired Travel:less than 25%

Years of Experience:8-10 Years