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A growing player in research services, Verus Research provides its customers with innovative outcomes in engineering and the physical sciences.  Using advanced modeling, imaginative systems design, and tailored application development, Verus Research ensures its clients have leading edge answers to their most demanding technical questions.


As it continues to grow, Verus Research is searching for a Contracts & Subcontracts Manager to provide enterprise support in contract management, pricing, and subcontract administration across the entire contract life cycle from proposal development to closeout.  Applicants must be a U.S. Citizen and hold or be able to obtain a Department of Defense security clearance.


The Contracts & Subcontracts Manager will, on behalf of a firm performing in both the prime contractor and sub-contractor roles, (1) provide substantive input to the opportunity capture process, (2) lead the development and  submission of timely and wholly compliant cost and pricing proposals; (3) negotiate fee and contract terms and conditions; (4) administer prime contracts through closeout; (5) develop and negotiate non-disclosure agreements and teaming agreements; (5) prepare sub-contractor requests for proposals; (6) administer the entire scope of work performed by sub-contractors through closeout; (7) mitigate potential organizational conflict of interest situations; and (8) represent the Company in discussions with the Defense Contract Audit Agency and Defense Contract Management Agency.


This posting is for work in the Albuquerque, New Mexico, area. 


The ideal candidate for the Contracts & Subcontracts Manager role will possess a strong mix of leadership and analytical skills, as well as the ability to communicate complex ideas and provide innovative solutions.  Success in this demanding role will stem from:


·         Bachelor’s degree(s) in business, management, accounting, finance or similar field.

·         10 or more years of experience working in Federal sector contracting and subcontracting (related and equivalent experience will be considered).

·         Proven record of success in supporting contracted efforts awarded under both the Federal and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR/DFAR) and via commercial contact channels (this includes regulations as modified by various Federal entities, including the Department of Defense, Department of Energy, and National Aeronautics & Space Administration), with special focus on FAR Parts 15, 31, and 44

·         Deep knowledge of multiple contract types (e.g., firm fixed price, cost plus fixed fee, time & material, small business innovative research efforts, GSA and similar schedules, “other transaction agreements”) and engineering change proposals.

·         Demonstrated skills in Federal export-import regulations, property administration, and intellectual property protection.

·         Experience with the Microsoft Office applications suite and commercially available enterprise resource planning systems; experience with JAMIS® Prime a plus.



Please express your interest in this opportunity by applying at the following site:


Verus Research will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, genetic information, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, child birth or related medical conditions, age, disability, marital status, spousal affiliation, uniformed service member status, or veteran status.


Posted: 7/5/2018
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