Alexandria, Virginia
Aug 31, 2018
Oct 05, 2018
Full Time


Immediate Availability


The Virginia Railway Express (VRE), a rapidly growing commuter rail operation connecting Northern Virginia with downtown Washington, DC, is in need of a Contracts Administrator. This individual will be responsible for assisting in a.) the administration of procurement and contract activities for VRE and b.) development of contract documents for the procurement of construction, goods, and services in compliance with federal, state, local and organizational rules, policies and best practices.

A bachelor’s degree in business, contract administration or a relevant field and at least five years of progressively responsible experience in contracting and procurement or an equivalent combination of experience and education is required. Public sector procurement and contract administration experience is preferred, particularly in the areas of construction, construction management and engineering services. For the complete job description, please see VRE’s website: This is a full-time position with generous benefits. The projected hiring salary range is $75,000 - $110,000, depending upon education and prior experience.

VRE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Veterans are encouraged to apply. Background checks are performed on all new employees.  

Due to the high volume of resumes received in response to recent employment postings, no inquiring phone calls or follow-up e-mails will be addressed in relation to this advertisement. Qualified candidates interested in applying should submit a professional cover letter, resume, salary history and three confidential references (to include their address, phone number, and e-mail address) by close of business, September 21, 2018, to:

Human Resources Administrator

1500 King St., Suite 202

Alexandria, VA  22314


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