30+ days ago


Wakefield, MA


Position Summary

Odyssey Systems has an exciting opportunity for a Contracts Manager supporting the corporate office and field offices across the U.S. With a diverse portfolio and anticipated growth over the next several years, we are looking to augment our Contracts Department.



Duties include, but not limited to:

  • All aspects of contract administration support (including contract administration and execution, proposal development, interaction with Security, Finance, Operation, etc., contract negotiation, and closeout processes) for U.S. Government contracts (services and software).
  • Evaluation of contract documents to determine requirements, areas of clarification and negotiation with terms and conditions (with the required research), the necessity for amendments, and ability for Odyssey to comply with contractual obligations.
  • Oversee and input data into Contracts Management/General Ledger/ system in accordance with all Odyssey guidance and policies and analyze and interpret data for reporting purposes. 
  • Maintain communications with all stakeholders proactively to ensure timely contract execution by the parties, at award and with each modification. 
  • Ensure final contract documents are consistent with agreements within Odyssey and external customers and draft memos of negotiation.
  • Build and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external customers as the Contract Representative to Operations for assigned contracts and provide guidance interpretation, advice and counsel to Operations and Accounting regarding Contract matters.
  • Actively participate in Department process improvement initiatives, new procedures, software packages, and interdepartmental activities.
  • Perform other duties as assigned, promote an ethics-based business culture, and ensure full compliance with Odyssey’s Employee Handbook and related policies.



Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Basic Qualifications: The successful candidate must have U.S. Government Acquisition experience, preferably in Contracts but other areas of support will be considered, e.g., proposals, purchasing. Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills are a must have, along with the ability to establish beneficial working relationships with all customers, both internally and externally.  
  • The selected candidate must be a self-starter who requires minimal supervision. The candidate must be able to handle multiple assignments and achieve or exceed program deadlines in a fast-paced environment while maintaining the highest standards of ethics and integrity.
  • The candidate will be skilled in, and continue to learn, interpreting contract requirements, change impacts, and supporting development of U.S. Government Contract proposals. The individual will be adept researching governing clauses e.g., FAR, DFARs, applicability, negotiation and positioning relative to the acquisition and procurement process 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Suite is required, as are regulatory research skills .

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Security clearance (or ability to obtain one)
  • Google platforms/Drive/Gmail
  • Deltek Costpoint


Company Overview

Odyssey Systems Consulting Group, is an innovative small business committed to providing world-class technical, management, and training support services to government and public sector clients. We focus on people, processes, and performance to deliver superior results. Since our inception in 1997, our commitment to mission success and customer satisfaction has been recognized with exponential growth and exceptional past performance ratings. We accept challenging assignments and drive projects from the planning stages, through implementation, and into operations and support.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

About the Company

Company Logo Odyssey Systems Consulting Group, Ltd.
Company Logo Odyssey Systems Consulting Group, Ltd.
Company Logo Odyssey Systems Consulting Group, Ltd.
Company Logo Odyssey Systems Consulting Group, Ltd.

Odyssey Systems Consulting Group, Ltd.

Established in 1997, Odyssey Systems Consulting Group, Ltd. is a leading provider of management, analytical, and technical support services for government and private-sector customers. Odyssey delivers innovative solutions in response to complex and challenging customer requirements.

Our portfolio of successful projects demonstrates our ability to efficiently plan, staff, and manage efforts of all scopes and sizes. Our employees provide tailored functional expertise in technology, engineering, and management principles. We offer vast experience in acquisition strategy development and document generation; source selection support; cost, schedule, and performance management; systems engineering and analysis; risk management; cost/benefit and earned value analysis; computer-based training development; communication planning and operations; and lifecycle sustainment and product support. Odyssey also offers research and acquisition support services to the DoD medical domain, leading DoD medical mission support through several prime services contracts.

A six-time Inc. 5000 honoree, Odyssey has earned recognition on the 2019 Inc. 5000 as one of the most successful companies in America. In Inc.’s annual guide to the 5,000 fastest-growing privately held companies in the U.S., we were ranked #162 in the Government Services category, delivering a wide range of services to DoD customers and beyond.

Company Size

1,000 to 1,499 employees


Aerospace and Defense

Employee Benefits

401K, Employee Events, Employee Referral Program, Flexible Spending Accounts, Gym Memberships, Life Insurance, Maternity/Paternity Paid Leave, Medical, Dental and Vision, Military Leave, On Site Cafeteria, Paid Holidays, Paid sick days, Parking , Professional Development, Retirement / Pension Plans, Tuition Reimbursement, Vacation/paid time off