Director Contracts and Procurement
OrganizationAdvanced Technology International
LocationSummerville, SC
Position Description
Serve as a key member of the Contracts and Procurement Department in direct support of the company goals and objectives; responsible for negotiating, monitoring and administering ATI prime agreements and subcontracts through completion.  

Apply at ATI.ORG; we only accept applications submitted through our applicant tracking system.

ATI has been named as a "Best Places to Work in SC" for 2017, 2018, & 2019

This is a full-time opportunity with benefits 
ATI provides Medical, Dental and Vision Plan options
Flexible Spending Accounts, including health and dependent care accounts
403B Retirement Savings plan with a very competitive company contribution
Personal time-off (pre-loaded & accrued) plus 12 paid holiday-days
Life Insurance paid by ATI 
Paid Parental Leave
Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Coverage paid by ATI
Employee Assistance Program
Gym Reimbursement
Smart Dollar Financial Wellness

Tuition Reimbursement Program 
Flexible work schedules

ATI's standard business hours are Monday-Friday 8 AM - 5 PM. Our office is located at 315 Sigma Drive, Summerville, SC 29486.  

Essential Functions
Perform as direct support for the Sr. VP of Contracts and Procurement and assists in the management of the contracts department.

Interfaces and provides oversight and guidance to the ATI Contracts and Procurement department and ATI Division leads on current contractual issues involved with all ATI programs.

Assist in directing, and supervising the overall planning, development and implementation of strategies to ensure that all contractual support functions are performed optimally. 

Responsible for ensuring compliance of all contractual terms and conditions.

Analyzes significant, and/or unique contract requirements, special provisions, terms and conditions to ensure compliance with appropriate laws, regulations and corporate policies and procedures.

Analyzes new laws and contract trends for potential impact to ATI goals and objectives.

Leads negotiations with customers, contractors, vendors, and subcontractors on contractual matters. Ability to draft moderate to complex, non-routine contractual instruments.

Serve as the Contracts and Procurement department lead for all ATI contracts related Government audits and CPSR reviews.

Works with Program Management Office (PMO) to develop and implement processes for a high performance organization, relying on change management principles to achieve superior performance.

Responsible for the development and supervision of the contract and subcontract team members. 

Oversee contracts managers and their direct reports in the execution of prime contracts/agreements and project agreements/subcontracts.

Additional Responsibilities

Support and participate in the evaluation of new business and market opportunities

Other duties as assigned. 



PH.D and 2 years of experience or a Masters and 6 years of experience or Bachelor’s Degree and 8 years of experience within business related field. 

Minimum of twelve years job related experience in government contracting, or equivalent.

Intense knowledge of government procurement regulations including FAR, DFARS and DCAA requirements, and ability to identify required improvement to established policies and procedures.

Exceptional demonstrated negotiation skills.

Effective management skills.

Ability to deal with deadlines and multiple, competing priorities.

Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.  

Proven ability to work efficiently and effectively under pressure, and organize and prioritize tasks according to shifting demands on time and resources.

Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance.

Physical Efforts
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Regular physical activity to include walking, bending, stooping, reaching, standing and prolonged sitting.

Ability to use phone and computer systems, copier, fax, and other office equipment.

Must be able to occasionally move/lift up to 25 pounds with or without reasonable accommodation

Work Environment

This position is located in an air-conditioned, environmentally controlled atmosphere, and occasionally attend meetings in technology company environments.

Noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

ATI is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, Individuals with Disabilities and all other protected classes.

Apply at ATI.ORG; we only accept applications submitted through our applicant tracking system.

If you require accommodations to complete this application, please contact Human Resources at (843) 760-3633 or email