Associate Contract Administrat-19021383

Location: San Diego
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No
Clearance Type: None
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact peoples lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nations history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, theyre making history.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems is currently seeking an Associate Contract Administrator to join our team in San Diego, CA.

Job Description:

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems in looking for an Associate Contract Administrator that can work independently and in a supporting role to Contracts, Finance, Programs and various levels of management. The successful candidate will assist in proposal preparation, contract negotiation and contract administration. The ability to effectively communicate with both internal and external customers is imperative. Responsibilities include inputting contract data into our Contract/Finance system and analyzing and organizing system output. Interpret and follow contract acquisition rules, company policies, legal requirements and customer specifications. Ensures non-disclosure agreements and contract terms and condition are negotiated within company guidelines. The ability to think strategically, trouble shoot issues and work with teams to drive tasks to completion efficiently and accurately in a dynamic fast paced environment. Be a self-starter and able to work collaboratively with offsite employees.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Power Point, Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Successful candidate should have excellent organizational and communications skills with the ability to interact with all levels of management
  • Ability to work expeditiously under time constraints
    Strong attention to detail
  • Bachelors degree in Business, Marketing, Management, Finance or related field

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years of professional experience or internships in a related field
  • Knowledge or understanding of FAR/DFAR


Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job ID: 19021383

  Reasons to apply:

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
None Required