Contract Specialist III

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17
8 - 10 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17

Duties include:

  • Analyzing project requirements from inceptions to closeout and develops solutions to agency's needs
  • Providing business improvement services in life cycle administration and management of contracts, contract negotiations; proposal guidance, preparation and management assistance
  • Market analysis, purchase justifications, material life cycle plans, bills of material, cost estimates, product and service oriented draft SOWs
  • Providing services to coordinate and support development of customer needs statements, RFIs and RFQs
  • Coordinating, reviewing, and presenting vendor responses to RFIs, RFQs and service requests, and acquisition planning
  • Preparing RFP/IFP preparation guidance, market research/analysis, and selection and administration of terms and conditions
  • Preparing contact awards and modifications for Contracting Officer signature
  • Performing initials cost and price analysis on proposals received
  • Supporting the Contracting Officer during the source selection process
  • Drafting contact negotiation memorandum and contract modifications for CO
  • Supporting the CO in documenting evaluation of performance, contract termination and contract closeout
  • Creating/Maintaining contract file folders, preparing solicitation documentation, and reviewing proposals for compliance

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree with 8 plus years of progressive government  contractexperience including management experience. Advanced degrees and certifications may be substituted for years of experience
  • Possess the ability to multi-task and set priorities within a team environment
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of FAR, DFARS and acquisition planning
  • Expertise with Microsoft tools (Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint)
  • Experience Level II or Level III DAWIA or FAC-C certification is the field of contracting or its equivalent is desired
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