Contract Analyst

Employer
Yoh
Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Oct 12, 2017
Closes
Oct 20, 2017
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
Contract Analyst needed for a contract opportunity with Yoh's client located in Rockville, MD.The Big Picture - Top Skills You Should Possess:Government ContractsPharmaceutical IndustryContract AdministrationCost Accounting StandardsFederal Acquisition RegulationCost-Reimbursable ContractsWhat You'll Be Doing: Will be assist in administering Government contracts.This role works with Government agencies including DOD, HHS, non-profit funding bodies and internal audit.This role works with multiple internal business partners across R&D that supports clinical Phase 1, 2 and 3 projects. This requires an adeptness to work across different cultural models and to manage different priorities.Coordinate weekly and biweekly government meetings, from agenda creation to slide creation by reaching out to team members to get required information and create slide presentations for meetings.Monitor and audit employee's compliance with the effort tracking system to ensure timely and accurate reporting of labor charged to the government contracts.Monitor Government reimbursed studies to ensure all Government approvals have been acquired.Develop and implement standard robust processes to ensure and demonstrate compliant working practices. (Eg compliant effort tracking, progress reports to funding agencies, publication approvals with funding bodies, contract amendments, risk review and reporting, audit readiness).Ensure optimal transparency and detail available to meet fiscal, legal, reputational and corporate requirements.The administrator has overall responsibility for the administration of the Government contracts, all of which require extensive technical expertise related to cost reimbursement contracting, FAR and CAS standards and requirements. TImplement processes compliant with the Government contracts such as Effort Tracking, ongoing changes in contracts, disputed items, risks, etc, as well as the establishment of new deal relationships/contracts with Government and non-profit agencies.Work with management and contracts Finance Manager to identify and manage risks related to cost accounting and administration, maintains all contract documentation in audit-ready format. The candidate will interact with other Contract Managers, Directors, VPs and the broader Business Partner community.What You Need to Bring to the Table:A minimum of 5-8 years professional work experience is necessary.A bachelor's degree and could be qualified as an MBA or CPA.Experience in accounting and/or finance.Excellent analytical and verbal/written communication skills are needed.Extensive knowledge and experience using Microsoft Office tools (Excel, PowerPoint & Word).Understanding of US Government cost-reimbursable contracts, Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), and contract administration processes at all stages from start-up through to project close out.An understanding of the financial management consequences of Government contracts is a plus.Knowledge of the pharmaceutical industryWhat's In It For You? We welcome you to be a part of the largest and legendary global staffing companies to meet your career aspirations. Yoh's network of client companies has been employing professionals like you for over 65 years in the US, UK and Canada. Join Yoh's extensive talent community that will provide you with access to Yoh's vast network of opportunities and gain access to this exclusive opportunity available to you.Medical, Dental & Vision Benefits401K Retirement Saving PlanLife & Disability InsuranceDirect Deposit & weekly epayrollEmployee Discount Program'sReferral Bonus Program'sOpportunity is Calling, Apply Now!Recruiter: Corrin PyleYoh makes finding and applying for jobs simple. Partner with Yoh to find the right opportunities across multiple industries in the US and UK. Find out more here! Yoh, a Day & Zimmermann company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. Click here to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.CB1