Senior Contract Specialist

ProQuest Com   •  

Ann Arbor, MI

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

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5 - 7 years

Posted 172 days ago

This job is no longer available.

 In this position, you will also…

  • Consult, recommend and document preparation support in all areas of the acquisition pre-award phase, including SOWs, Market Research & Market Surveys, Quality Assurance Plans, RFPs/RFQs, Source Selection and other miscellaneous pre-award documentation requirements
  • Provide support in all types of source selections including formal, informal, and vendor screening processes, including Contract Award Documents and Contract Award Acquisition Support
  • Provide advice, recommendations and document support in all areas of the acquisition post-award phase including, Contract Administration, Contract Modification Support, Delivery/Task Order Support, Invoicing, and Closeouts.
  • Establishes process flows, policies and procedures to monitor effectiveness as related to maintenance of contracts
  • Coordinate proposal preparations, proposal deliverables tracking and reporting requirements

Three reasons you should apply...

  • Being part of a dynamic team but also work individually!
  • Freedom to be creative, but sufficient structure in a direction that keeps our organization strong!
  • Bring new ideas and initiatives, always looking forward to the future!

 This job may not be a fit if...

  • You are not adaptable or flexible to emerging needs!
  • You don’t like interacting with lots of people!

Qualified Candidates must have…

  • Bachelor’s Degree plus 5 years of related Contracts, Government and/or regulatory experience
  • Knowledge of Contract Cost Accounting and Financing, pricing, pricing strategy and understanding of strategic plans
  • Advanced knowledge of the Federal Regulations, Uniform Commercial Code, State Regulations and other associated contracting regulations
  • Advanced experience in preparing cost and price analyses and resolving contract issues, terminations and protests
  • Strong organizational skills and high level of initiative
  • Thorough knowledge of all appropriate ethical standards regarding contracting actions
  • Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Office products and SharePoint
  • Excellent communication, organization, and interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to assess needs, identify issues, summarize and present information/ recommendations and implement change
  • Strong ability and experience planning and coordinating to completion multiple concurrent tasks in a multi-deadline environment

Superstar Candidates will ALSO have…

  • Certified Professional Contracts Manager
  • Experience in government contracting
  • Experience in licensing and/or intellectual property

Other important information about this position:

  • Every position requires certain physical capabilities. ProQuest seeks to make reasonable accommodations that enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential duties when possible.