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AECOM Contract Administrator II Suffolk, VA in Virginia, Virginia

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking for a Contract Administrator II for employment based out of 7511 Burbage Dr. Suffolk, VA 23435.

The responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • ​​​​​​Develop, negotiate, and evaluate company contracts on behalf of the company/VDOT.

  • Ensure all parties are complicit with terms of the contract and ensure all contracts abide by local and federal laws.

  • Develop contract proposals to support organizational goals.

  • Create Requisitions for ASD Contracts for end user and PM’s

  • Maintain Operations contract listing in SharePoint.

  • Notify/update end user of upcoming contract renewals ensuring all related ASD forms are completed.

  • Review contract estimates, including proposed materials, production costs, etc., and determine whether they seem reasonable and accurate.

  • Coordinate with and support the Project Manager to ensure the project is executed safely and properly.

  • Develop contract letters and other communications and notices for VDOT and USF.

  • Support negotiations of claims, manage contractual changes, and resolve dispute or conflict resolution with contractors.

  • Ensure compliance with the company and contractors’ health and safety policies, standards, and procedures.

  • Ensure all records are accurate and updated.

  • Create status and project reports regarding progress on projects.

  • Analyze contracts to ensure they comply with state and federal laws and regulations.

  • Take sufficient steps to minimize project risks.

  • Review and update existing contracts.

  • Represent the company in all meetings and functions and keeping Project Manager apprised of all necessary needs.

  • Any other duties assigned by a Supervisor or Project Manager.

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in related field and2+ years of experience in related field or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Be a minimum of 18 years of age.

  • Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check; must also successfully complete Virginia Department of Transportation fingerprint-based Criminal History Records Check (CHRC).

  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and successfully participate in the program’s mandatory random drug screening process.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Three (3) years plus experience in a contract administrator role or related field (preferred)

  • Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work in an on-site indoor/office environment. Position often requires keyboard/mouse operations; occasionally standing/walking; rarely working with arms above shoulder level, repetitive bending/stooping, climbing stairs, repetitive or fine hand movements, and lifting 50 pounds or less

  • Knowledge of legal requirements associated with contracts

  • Organizational and analytical skills

  • Excellent attention-to-detail and the ability to pinpoint mistakes

  • Strong negotiation and mediation skills

  • Effective communication skills

  • Excellent written communication skills

  • Capable of multi-tasking and working in a fast-paced environment

  • In-depth knowledge of Hampton Roads interstate and local roadways

  • Computer literate; Windows-based application experience

  • Scheduling flexibility

NOTE: This position is designated as essential and, as such, all duties associated with this job are required during emergency situations which may include but are not limited to inclement weather, disaster response and emergency operations. VDOT/Project Management will determine when essential positions are required.

Additional information:

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • Sponsorship for US Employment Authorization is not available for this position.

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Administrative Support / Secretarial

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 266439BR

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.