**Government Contracts Specialist - Remote**US, US, CA - San DiegoMinimum Level of Education Required:Bachelors DegreePercentage of Travel:Up to 25%Location:CA - San DiegoRef#:103419**Job Summary and Primary Responsibilities**NuVasive is looking for an experienced, hardworking, detail-oriented Government Contracts Specialist to help support the company's contracting activities with government entities at the federal, state, and local levels, including compliance with related data gathering, analysis, record-keeping and reporting requirements. This role will help contribute to the strategic direction of the company's government contracts initiatives, including long-term and short-term goals. The ideal candidate is a highly motivated, team-player who engages with individuals cross-functionally across the organization to ensure coordinated government contract management efforts and implement the correct internal business operations to ensure compliance with those contracts.+ Maintain a complete and accurate tracking system of all contracts, schedules, and purchasing agreements and the terms and requirements associated with them.+ Ensure compliance with existing terms, conditions, and record-keeping requirements for each federal, state, and local contract.+ Work cross-functionally to gather and analyze data to comply with applicable reporting requirements.+ Participates in mobilizing key leaders and other employees through education and training on compliance to create opportunities for integration and engagement.+ Summarize contract issues, research compliance matters, interpret regulations, identify risks, and formulate recommendations.+ Communicates and helps institutionalize standards throughout the company.+ Assist in the management of contract repository.+ Work efficiently with a client-service focus in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.+ Ability to analyze risks within contracts and know when appropriate to escalate to management or to external resources, as necessary, for further evaluation or approval.+ Identify and implement as-needed improvements to contract management processes and procedures.+ Perform other duties as assigned**Required Skills / Capabilities**+ Excellent writing, oral communication, and organizational skills.+ Experience building and managing contract management tools, and processes.+ Prime and Subcontract - DoD (Department of Defense) contracts experience.+ Strong skillset in Microsoft Office Suite (e.g., Excel, Powerpoint).+ Strong communication and interpersonal skills.**Education and Experience**+ Typically requires a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 2 years of related experience; or an advanced degree without experience; or equivalent work experience+ Requires a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in the state, local and federal government contract space with a Bachelor's degreeNuVasive is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. The "EEO is the Law" poster options are availablehere () . NuVasive's EEO policy is availablehere () .**About NuVasive**NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA) is the leader in spine technology innovation, with a mission to transform surgery, advance care, and change lives. The Company's less-invasive, procedurally integrated surgical solutions are designed to deliver reproducible and clinically proven outcomes. The Company's comprehensive procedural portfolio includes surgical access instruments, spinal implants, fixation systems, biologics, software for surgical planning, navigation and imaging solutions, magnetically adjustable implant systems for spine and orthopedics, and intraoperative neuromonitoring technology and service offerings. With more than $1 billion in net sales, NuVasive has approximately 2,700 employees and operates in more than 50 countries serving surgeons, hospitals, and patients. For more information, please visit .©2015 NuVasive®, Inc.Privacy () Terms and ConditionsNuVasive is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. The "EEO is the Law" poster options are availablehere () . NuVasive's EEO policy is availablehere () .Nuvasive is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, including the use of this website, please contact us at .