Contract Administration Manager I (Senior Contract Manager)

  • Company: Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
  • Location: Austin, Texas 78744 United States
  • Salary: $5,750 to $6,250
  • Date Posted: June 22, 2022
  • Closing Date: July 19, 2022


Under the direction of the Infrastructure Contracting Program Manager, this position performs advanced (senior-level) contract administration work. Oversees the day-to-day operations, assigns, and supervises the work of regional Contract Managers while monitoring priorities, resource capabilities and acquisition schedules. The ideal candidate has high moral values, demonstrates selflessness, leads by example and serves as a role model for their colleagues, peers and subordinates. Work involves overseeing the execution and administration of Capital Construction contracts by defining requirements and developing, analyzing, evaluating, awarding, negotiating and monitoring contracts. Performs quality assurance, and oversees reviews, compliance analysis and program work in support of the agency's professional design and capital construction projects. Ensures that all functions of the branch operate in accordance with all applicable local, state, and federal regulations. May directly manage special projects and highly complex procurements. Works under limited supervision, with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgement. Performs additional duties as assigned. Complies with all Agency, Division and Branch rules, regulations and procedures.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Construction Science/Construction Law or closely related field. Experience: Six years experience with contract development, contract administration, contract management, contract monitoring, contract evaluation, financial auditing, accounting or project management. Licensure: Must possess or be able to obtain, within six months of employment, a Statewide Procurement Division (SPD) Certified Texas Purchasing Manager (CTPM) or Certified Texas Contract Developer (CTCD) and Certified Texas Contract Manager (CTCM) certification. NOTE: Retention of position contingent upon obtaining and maintaining required licenses and certifications.

Application Process

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Contact Info

Name: Jennifer Feliciano
Phone: 512-389-4944
Closing Date: July 19, 2022