How much does a Contracts Administration Director make in the United States? The average Contracts Administration Director salary in the United States is $174,860 as of October 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $155,370 and $197,175. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including
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Job Description for Contracts Administration Director
Contracts Administration Director is responsible for all activities in the organization's contracts administration function. Oversees the preparation of proposals, negotiations, and the administration of contracts that follow company policies and legal requirements. Being a Contracts Administration Director directs and develops policies and processes that govern the contract administration staff and provide guidance on contract terms and the assessment of contract proposals. Has deep knowledge of the contract life cycle, types of contracts, and applicable government regulations. Additionally, Contracts Administration Director leads negotiations for complex or high-value contracts. Typically requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent. Sometimes requires certification like the NCMA Certified Professional Contract Manager (CPCM). Typically reports to senior management. The Contracts Administration Director typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. To be a Contracts Administration Director typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Contracts Administration Director do?
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Contract administration sometimes involves projects with many moving parts.
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University departments are responsible for administering contracts that have been established for their use.
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Despite their importance, however, there is some confusion about the role of the contract administration team , especially in contrast to contract managers.
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