Contract Administrator V (Closed)

May 16 2019 admin Comments Off on Contract Administrator V (Closed)
  • Full Time


Client / Program:              Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD), Program Management Office (PMO)

Salary Range:                     $126.4K to $148.7K annual base salary, depending upon experience


  • This position is a Senior Contract Administrator position responsible for performing and supervising all types of procurement on the Program (e.g., construction, professional services, specialty services, FF&E, and lease agreements), and supervising and troubleshooting the Online Vendor Portal (PlanetBids).
  • This position administers various procurements from conception through tender, Board approval, and contract execution, including but not limited to the following:
  • Prepare and administer Request for Qualifications (RFQs) and Requests for Proposals (RFPs).
  • Track all Requests for Clarifications (RFCs), submitted during RFQ/RFP process, distribute them to appropriate parties for response; prepare, edit and issue all Addenda.
  • Prepare final contract documents.
  • Prepare Proposed Board Actions (PBA) to request Board authorization to issue RFPs and contract award. Refer questions and comments to the appropriate college project team for correction or clarification.
  • Able to draft appropriate bidding and contract documents for unique procurements.
  • Facilitate the purchasing of Furniture Fixtures and Equipment (FF&E) for the Colleges:
  • Responsible for all aspects of the procurement process including, planning, monitoring and reporting, and understanding all FF&E Purchasing Vehicles (e.g., master agreements, piggybacks, multi-agency agreements).
  • Manage process to lease temporary structures for swing spaces and for college project teams.
  • Process amendments for leases and manage contract changes.
  • Receive requests from colleges of items to be purchased and send correspondence to vendors for quotes.
  • Review Proposed Board Actions (PBA) for the purchase of FF&E.
  • Manage the Purchase Order process from order to delivery.
  • Participate in job walks (if required) at colleges.
  • Work closely with the Relocation Project Managers (RPM) and user groups in regards to the procurement and purchase of FF&E required for each project.
  • The Contract Administrator V must be proficient with SAP and Access databases:
  • Upload purchase orders into District ERP/SAP system and accurately identify assets by class and general ledger code.
  • Technical expertise to advise the client on customization in the District SAP/ERP system.
  • Review FF&E Purchase Orders using the approved checklist to ensure accuracy of: contacts & delivery dates, project numbers, project names, delivery address. etc.
  • Coordinate with and test SAP customization with District SAP software developers.
  • Understand asset values for reporting in SAP ERP system and update assets as required by educational code and District policy.
  • Supervise SAP Specialist and troubleshoot SAP and Access databases as needed.
  • Coordination with Foundation for California Community Colleges (FCCC) and other partner public agencies to create RFP and contracts beneficial to the best interests of the District.
  • Assist the Director, Contract Administration to edit the Department Standard Operational Procedure through legal research, lessons learned and coordination with Program Controls, Construction and Design.


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Minimum of 15 years’ experience working with State and Federal public procurement projects
  • 5-10 years SAP experience; Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment planning, procurement and deployment; Professional Services requests for qualifications and requests for proposal experience; and Contract Management Experience
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word, Access, Visio Adobe Acrobat.
  • Ability to exercise judgment and discretion and to set priorities and manage competing demands.
  • Demonstrate a reliable, responsive and positive work ethic with the highest degree of integrity.
  • Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment


  • Experience in Construction public works projects
  • Master’s in Business Administration (MBA)
  • Certificate in Government Contract Management


Deadline to submit resume:

Wednesday June 19, 2019 @ 3:00 pm (late submissions cannot be accepted)

Please email cover letter, resume, and salary requirements: hr@paragon‐

Subject line: LACCD Contract Administrator V



Short list post: Week of June 24, 2019

Interviews: Week of June 24, 2019

Anticipated Number of positions: 1

Anticipated Start: July 2019


Recruitment No.: SAC-234

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