Tetra Tech International Development ) is accepting applications from qualified candidates with experience managing USAID contracts, for the role of Contracts, Manager (CM) with a focus on providing contracting, subcontracting and procurement support. This position is preferably based in Arlington, Virginia, or Burlington, Vermont, with consideration of remote work from US-based locations. CMs support project implementation with emphasis on contract and subcontract compliance at various points throughout the business cycle. CMs bring rigor and discipline to managing contracts and procurement through standardized systems and tools that facilitate the achievement of technical objectives. The CMs report to the Director of Contracts, Grants, and Procurement (CGP) or Senior CGP Manager, and work closely with home and field office project management teams and project support services. Responsibilities: * Provide contractual support and guidance to a long-term portfolio of projects. * Support project implementation by providing resources, tools, and solutions to complex regulatory challenges. * Collaborate with the CGP team on designing and delivering trainings on USG rules and regulations for home office and field staff. *Provide support to projects in interpreting contract requirements, reviewing local subcontracts, local procurement packages and legally binding documents, requesting necessary waivers and approvals and documenting contract compliance. * Serve as Subject Matter Expert for the interpretation of, and adherence to, client rules and regulations. * Negotiate, prepare, and administer subcontracts and letters of authorization and modifications to US-based companies on projects with oversight and approval from the Director of CGP or Sr. CGP Manager. * For subcontracts paid from the home office, track subcontract spending and obligated funding and review, approve and code their invoices for accounts payable. *Stay abreast of USG rules and regulations applicable to the management of contract and procurement (FAR, AIDAR, ADS, CFR). * Complementary support and expertise as deemed appropriate and necessary. Qualifications: Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred. Minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar role, responsible for contracts or procurement, with preference being experience with USAID funded work but will also consider other international donor-funded programs. High proficiency in USG rules and regulations (FAR & AIDAR). Ability to travel internationally up to 25% of time. Long-term contracts field experience highly desired. Outstanding capacity building and training skills. Fluency in a second language highly desirable. Excellent track record of facilitating solutions to project challenges. Exceptional interpersonal and intercultural communication skills with internal and external clients. Excellent information management skills, with very strong attention to detail. Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines. Financial and budgeting experience and experience working with audits desirable. High proficiency in MS Office suite and databases. Strong sense of team, a positive attitude, and excellent problem-solving skills U.S. work authorization required. How to apply To be considered, applicants must submit the following as part of the online application process: * Letter of application * Current CV in reverse chronological format Please indicate where you saw Tetra Tech’s IDS ad posted. Apply on-line at: https://bit.ly/ContractsManag Please ensure that your Cover Letter and CV/Resume are uploaded and submit only the requested documentation as part of your application. Incomplete applications and/or corrupt files may delay processing of your application or remove you from consideration. Applications that do not meet the minimum requirements listed above will not be considered. No phone calls will be accepted. At Tetra Tech, health and safety play a vital role in our success. Tetra Tech’s employees work together to comply with all applicable health & safety practices and protocols, including health orders and regulations related to COVID-19 that are mandated by local, state and federal authorities. Tetra Tech International Development is committed to safeguarding and technical excellence in equality and social inclusion. Our team of dedicated Gender, Youth, and Social Inclusion (GYSI) advisers work closely with our staff and partners to share international norms and best practices to improve the livelihoods of the world’s most marginalized groups. Tetra Tech International Development is especially interested in candidates that can contribute to our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives that aim to expand inclusion and an authentic sense of belonging to all our staff regardless of background. If you need a reasonable accommodation with your application process, contact our Global Talent Operations team. Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees - 21,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in over 450 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams. We are an equal opportunity employer: EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability.