Code for America believes government can work for the people, by the people, in the digital age, and that government at all levels can and should work well for all people. For more than a decade, we’ve worked to show that with the mindful use of technology, we can break down barriers, meet community needs, and find real solutions.
Our employees and active community of volunteers build and transform government and community tools and services, making them so good they inspire change. We merge the best parts of technology, nonprofit, and government to help support the people who need it most. With a focus on diversity, equity, inclusion, and deep empathy for partners in government and community organizations and the people that our partners serve, we’re building a movement of motivated change agents driven by meaningful results and lasting impact. At Code for America, you contribute to exciting work while learning and developing in a supportive and flexible environment. Our compensation and benefits are holistic and thoughtfully curated to represent our employees and our mission. Help us drive real generational change that lasts.
Code for America is looking for a talented Contracts Manager who will work closely across multiple teams to manage Code for America’s broad range of organizational contracts, maintain key files and databases, and ensure organizational effectiveness and compliance.
The Contracts Manager is a critical role at CFA, as we prepare for significant growth and opportunity. The Contracts Manager will engage and support internal stakeholders, external contractors, grantors and government partners to review and execute contracts that ensure legal sufficiency, maintain compliance, and further the organization’s mission. This role provides behind the scenes support across the organization, by delivering timely contracts and agreements, strengthening financial and risk management practices, maintaining essential databases and files, and ensuring contracts and program goals are well aligned. The Contracts Manager possesses knowledge of procurement regulations, contract agreements, and legal terminology, and shares that knowledge with the organization.
You will be a perfect fit for this role if you enjoy managing a wide variety of contracts, grants, and agreements, thrive in a fast-paced environment, possess the ability to balance competing needs, and want to help build a Contracts program at a growing organization. You are a self-starter able to see what needs to be done and act on it with a superb attention to detail. You are impeccably organized, have robust collaboration and problem-solving skills, and want to use your knowledge and skills to further Code for America’s mission.
This role may be based in San Francisco or fully remote, and reports to the Senior Contracts Manager.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
Code for America values a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace and strongly encourages women, people of color, LGBTQ+ folks, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, foreign-born residents, and veterans to apply. Code for America is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will not be discriminated against because of race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, citizenship status, disability, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, medical condition or any protected category prohibited by local, state or federal laws.
Code for America believes government can work for the people, by the people, in the digital age, and that government at all levels can and should work well for all people. For more than a decade, we’ve worked to show that with the mindful use of…