Robert Half Finance & Accounting Contracts Specialist in Glens Falls, New York

Our client is seeking a Contracts Administrator! Responsibilities will include: Overall lead for the business side of contract planning and performance including budget planning/execution, development and management of prime contract proposals, and acquisition planning. Develop short and long range budgetary forecasts; drive performance to company objectives. Develop prime contract proposals and manage prime contract funds through techniques and risk assignments. Team with departments to perform program management/contract administration and new placement duties which include: recommend bidders, issue inquiries, negotiate proposals, perform cost and price analysis, and prepare comprehensive business-case justification letters to the customer to recommend contract actions; place contracts; monitor and maintain contract financial performance; enforce contract terms and conditions; manage company and supplier communications; evaluate progress and take action to keep contracts on schedule, resolve contract issues, expedite supplier and company personnel; provide logistics support; process, control, and maintain contract file documentation. Perform supplier management duties including rate analysis/negotiation, contract financing audits, compliance oversight. Perform detailed viability, capability and capacity reviews for all major suppliers to address current business environment and other factors. Participate in or lead cost reduction initiatives, lean improvement events, and other company improvement initiatives across cross-functional disciplines (contracts, logistics, engineering, and procurement). Lead special business projects and internal company compliance audits and participate in developing recommendations and solutions. Manage procurement/financial/logistics database; prepare and present senior management status reports. For immediate consideration please email Jill at

Robert Half Finance & Accounting is the world's leader in specialized financial staffing. We provide exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in more than 340 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities.

But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named to FORTUNEĀ® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016), and 9 out of 10 of our clients and candidates would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Robert Half Finance & Accounting office at 844.539.2523 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities..

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet

By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.

Req ID: 02880-109948

Functional Role: AVP of Operations

Country: USA

State: NY

City: Glens Falls

Postal Code: 12804

Compensation: $50,000.00 to $60,000.00 per year

Requirements: Bachelors degree or equivalent years of experience with Contracts Prefer 3-5 years experience with Contracts.