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Federal - Contract Associate Manager

Company: Accenture
Location: Arlington
Posted on: November 24, 2022

Job Description:

Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Arlington, VA

We are:
Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, VA, San Antonio, TX, and St. Louis, MO. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.

We believe that great outcomes are everything. It's what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the world's leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fast-the first time. So you can deliver what matters most.

Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nation's priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.

You are:
A Contract Associate Manager who will provide support to the Contract Management team or directly to the Client Engagement team to enable the administration of US Federal government contracts in accordance with company policies and procedures, applicable laws, and customer requirements. You will be responsible for tracking and monitoring contract changes, deliverables, correspondence and risks, and maintaining associated documentation

The work:

  • Participates in Contract Management and Project Management teams to support contract compliance
  • Generates reports required to monitor contract compliance
  • Responsible for the integrity of contract data in internal records management and financial systems
  • Responsible for ensuring that where Contract Management is deployed, contract compliance is maintained, and issues resolved. If the contract is not complied with or issues are not resolved they must be promptly escalated to their Contract Management line manager
  • Identifies contract management issues and proposes solutions for approval
  • Provides negotiation support as required
  • Independently works at smaller engagements or works within team at a large, complex engagement; may work within a service center administrative function
  • Independently applies the contract management tools and techniques to assigned projects; including documentation and implementation of CM processes (e.g.,) Contract Awareness, Records Management, Change Control, Risk & Issues Management, Deliverables Management, Client Data Protection, and related compliance functions
  • Supports training activities for Contract Management personnel
  • Ability to act as a temporary back-up for a project Contract Manager
  • Specialized subject matter expertise is a plus


    Here's what you need:

    • U.S. Citizenship required
    • 4 years of Contract Management experience
    • Understands and demonstrates basic U.S. Federal contracting principles
    • Demonstrates familiarity with FAR
    • Proficiency using Microsoft Office applications (e.g. Excel, Word, PowerPoint)


      Compensation for roles at Accenture Federal Services varies depending on a wide array of factors including but not limited to the specific office location, role, skill set and level of experience.As required by local law, Accenture Federal Services provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in California, Colorado, New York City or Washington as set forth below andinformation on benefits offered is here.

      Role Location: Range of Starting Pay for role

      California: $91,900-$148,900

      Colorado: $91,900-$128,600

      New York City: $106,400-$148,900

      Washington: $97,900-$137,000

      COVID-19 update:

      The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually.

      Subject to applicable law, please be aware that Accenture requires all employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. Accenture will consider requests for accommodation to this vaccination requirement during the recruiting process.

      What We Believe

      We have an unwavering commitment to diversity with the aim that every one of our people has a full sense of belonging within our organization. As a business imperative, every person at Accenture has the responsibility to create and sustain an inclusive environment.

      Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities. Read more here

      Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

      Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation.

      All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

      Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

      For details, view a copy of the Accenture Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement.

      Requesting An Accommodation

      Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired.

      If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and have accommodation needs for a disability or religious observance, please call us toll free at 1 (877) 889-9009, send us an email or speak with your recruiter.

      Other Employment Statements

      Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States.

      Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

      Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

      The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Additionally, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the Company's legal duty to furnish information.

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