Subcontracts Administrator Job

Company Name: Alliant Techsystems

Location: Dulles, VA, US

Job Duration: 2021-11-09 to 2021-12-09


Job ID: JSD20172001-38027

With projected annual revenues in of nearly $4.5 billion, approximately 12,000 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 Space Systems Group designs, manufactures and operates small and medium-class spacecraft for communications, imaging, scientific, exploration and national security space applications. The Group is leading supplier of space components that power and enable satellites of all classes, provides technical engineering services to government agencies and laboratories, and is developing exciting new satellite servicing and advanced space flight technologies.

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.


Assist in subcontract initiation and administration with occasional negotiations. Monitor subcontract requirements to ensure subcontract compliance and initiate appropriate amendments. Customer interface, process subcontracts to satisfy all company objectives. Analyze estimates of proposals for service, material, equipment, and production costs. Review performance requirements ensuring contract is in accordance with legal requirements and customer specifications. Structure contractual terms to company business strategy. Initiate internal documentation to authorize and direct work in accordance with contractual specifications. Monitor company performance on routine contractual obligations. Originate company correspondence of contractual significance. Maintain active/inactive subcontract logs and/or files. Perform subcontract close-out activities. Perform related duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

A Bachelors Degree (BA/BS) in Accounting, Business, Finance or equivalent experience is required.

Two (2) years of related experience in government subcontracting environment.

Knowledge of the FAR, FAR Supplements and Cost Accounting Standards (CAS)

Will need to be able to obtain a security clearance

Will need to be able to work in a secured environment with minimal supervision

Preferred Qualifications:

Active Security Clearance

Continued education in Contracts or Procurement


Professional certifications

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

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