all jobs

Contracts Manager

$70k - $90k
Dickson County, TN
Apply for this job
🔴 Closes on: 
Jul 6

Job Description

SHR Talent is partnering with a client near Dickson, TN in its search for a highly skilled and experienced Contracts Manager. As a leading provider in the defense industry, our client is committed to delivering cutting-edge solutions and services to support national security initiatives.

As the Contracts Manager, you will serve as the primary point of contact for clients, subcontractors, and vendors, addressing inquiries, resolving disputes, and fostering positive working relationships. A successful candidate for the Contracts Manager role will possess a demonstrated ability to negotiate complex contracts, analyze contract terms, and identify potential risks as well as exceptional organizational skills with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment, and excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and build relationships with stakeholders.


  • Develop, negotiate, and manage a diverse portfolio of contracts, ensuring compliance with legal and regulatory requirements
  • Review contract terms and conditions, identifying potential risks and proposing suitable mitigation strategies to protect the organization's interests
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders, including legal, finance, and operations teams, to ensure seamless execution of contractual obligations and adherence to project timelines
  • Conduct thorough contract analysis, providing recommendations for contract modifications, amendments, and renewals, ensuring compliance with relevant laws and regulations
  • Maintain contract databases and documentation, ensuring accurate record-keeping and easy retrieval of contractual information when required
  • Stay updated on industry trends, regulations, and best practices related to contract management, and provide guidance and training to internal teams as necessary


  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Legal Studies, or a related field
  • Master's degree, preferred
  • Certified Professional Contracts Manager (CPCM) or similar certification, a plus
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in contract management, preferably within the defense industry or a within a government contractor setting
  • Strong knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and other relevant regulatory frameworks
  • Proficiency in contract management software and Microsoft Office Suite

If you are a detail-oriented professional with a passion for contract management in the defense sector, and you thrive in a dynamic and challenging environment, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join our client's team and make a significant impact on national security initiatives while advancing your career in contract management. Apply today!

Apply for this job
🔴 Closes on: 
Jul 6
all jobs

Join the #1 community for Legal Operators

Build connections with top professionals, find new career opportunities, and enhance your skill set with our resources, webinars, and awesome summits to accelerate your career growth.

Join the Community