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Senior Contracts Manager



Charleston, SC, USA · Manassas, VA, USA · Huntsville, AL, USA · Lafayette, LA, USA · Fairfax, VA, USA · Fairfax, VA, USA · Charleston, SC, USA · Huntsville, AL, USA · Knoxville, TN, USA
Posted on Thursday, February 8, 2024

Position Description:

**This position can be based in Fairfax, VA, Huntsville, AL, Charleston, SC, Lafayette, LA, or Knoxville, TN**

CGI Federal is seeking a Senior Contracts Manager to join our team where we value our members and our company culture. We are proud of our focus on diversity and inclusion and believe diversity brings innovation and a positive dynamic workplace. CGI Federal was named by Forbes as one of the World’s Best Employers for 2022 and ranked in Washington Technology’s Top 100. Join us and work in an exciting and collaborative atmosphere where you can be a significant contributor to subcontract compliance and streamlining and modernizing subcontract policies and procedures.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Full life cycle management of prime contracts and subcontracts. Pre-award responsibilities include strategy, regulatory compliance, proposal support, agreement formation, knowledge transfer, and partner due diligence when CGI is a sub. Post-award responsibilities include customer relationships, negotiation, contract filing, kick-off meetings, internal collaboration, industry relationships, risk reviews, audit support, and advising the business. The Sr. Contracts Manager also supervises other contract management professionals and provides training as needed.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

7+ years of experience in federal contracting/subcontracting experience.
Bachelor’s Degree (advanced degree desired)
CCCM, CFCM, CPCM or other relevant credentials desired
• High level of business acumen – applies sound judgement
• Market knowledge
• Understanding of corporate policies and procedures
• Ability to collaborate with executive leadership
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Deep knowledge of Federal acquisition concepts and rules
• Proven staff management skills; emerging leadership skills
• Strong negotiation skills
• Ability to set priorities for self and staff
• Ability to teach and mentor junior staff

Let’s talk about benefits
• Competitive compensation
• Comprehensive insurance options
• Matching contributions through the 401(k) plan and the share purchase plan
• Paid time off for vacation, holidays, and sick time
• Paid parental leave
• Learning opportunities and tuition assistance
• Member assistance and wellness programs

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $96,500 - $235,200.



  • Compliance Management
  • Contract Management
  • Detail-oriented
  • FAR

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, height, weight, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at US_Employment_Compliance@cgi.com. You will need to reference the Position ID of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a Position ID will not be returned.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI 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. However, 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 CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.