(Senior) Contracts Negotiator

Virginia Tech is a public land-grant university, committed to teaching and learning, research, and outreach to the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world. Building on its motto of Ut Prosim (that I may serve), Virginia Tech is dedicated to InclusiveVT—serving in the spirit of community, diversity, and excellence. We seek candidates who adopt and practice the Principles of Community, which are fundamental to our on-going efforts to increase access and inclusion, and to create a community that nurtures learning and growth for all of its members. Virginia Tech actively seeks a broad spectrum of candidates to join our community in preparing leaders for the world.

This Senior Contracts Negotiator or Contracts Negotiator position is responsible for comprehensive contract administration including review and negotiation of predominantly federally-funded and federal non-funded agreements and contracts with external sponsors and partners. Responsible for exercising sound decision-making and problem solving skills in the negotiation of contracts (including amendments, modifications, and subcontracts as necessary), and for assisting in the development of administrative procedures to comply with regulations affecting governmental and industry sponsored contracts. Liaison between Department, Link, Office of Export and Secure Research Compliance, Legal Counsel, Sponsor, Principal Investigator, post award and the pre-award proposal team as necessary to accomplish negotiation in a timely manner.

This position is eligible for remote or hybrid work location either in Virginia Tech’s Blacksburg, VA or Arlington, VA locations.

For more information about this position and how to apply, please visit www.jobs.vt.edu and search for posting 520421.

Virginia Tech is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution.

Contact Information

Virginia Tech

Lynn

Byrd



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540-231-8233

Background Information

4-Year Degree

  • College/University
  • Grants and Contracts
  • Research Administrator/Manager
  • Sponsored Projects/Programs

None

Target Job Information

Commensura

  • Full Time