Contract Administrator Jobs in Memphis, TN

Manage and assist with the development of contracts. Contract administrators monitor existing agreements to ensure that all involved parties fulfill their obligations. When new contracts or change orders are created, they are responsible for disseminating the necessary information to affected personnel and moving the documentation down the appropriate administrative channels.

Since contract administrators interact with employees from several different areas of the company, they must have effective communication skills. For example, they collaborate with project management teams to account for various costs and earnings as they relate to contracts held with suppliers and clients. Additionally, they may coordinate with acquisitions personnel to compose bid documents for new worksites.

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City of Memphis - Memphis, TN
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Works under the general direction of the Engineering Administrator. Directs administrative and technical aspects and provides guidance of a comprehensive city-wide...
6 hours ago
Department of Defense - Memphis, TN
Duties Help Duties Summary You will serve as a CONTRACT SPECIALIST in the ACQUISITION BRANCH with the OTH Remote Construction Branch of NAVAL FACILITIES ENG COMMAND ATLANTIC. Above salary does not...
7 days ago

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Contract Administrators in Memphis, TN offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (36.3%)
  • High School or GED (18.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (14.2%)
  • Master's Degree (13.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (12.1%)
  • Some College (3.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.6%)
  • Some High School (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Contract Administrators in Memphis, TN
  • 2-4 years (30.0%)
  • 1-2 years (25.0%)
  • 4-6 years (20.0%)
  • 10+ years (10.0%)
  • 6-8 years (5.0%)
  • 8-10 years (5.0%)
  • None (5.0%)

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