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CONTRACT SPECIALIST – Lakehurst, New Jersey
Naval Air Systems Command, Department of the Navy
Job ID: 92801Start Date: 05/10/2019End Date: 05/20/2019
In addition to the Basic Requirements for this position, your resume must also demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-12 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector performing Contract Specialist duties such as: 1) Conducting acquisition planning and contract pre-award functions to develop procurement objectives; determine procurement method and contract type; prepare and maintain acquisition plans; document acquisition strategy; and obtain appropriate approvals; 2) Performing detailed analysis of all elements of cost in contractor proposals to make competitive range determinations and arrive at a fair and reasonable price; 3) Planning and preparing negotiation strategy and leading negotiations with contractors to discuss technical deficiencies and cost issues; 4) Administering contracts to include contract scope determinations, contract modifications, supplemental agreements, justifications, approval reviews/fair opportunity evaluations, claims disputes and contract terminations; and 5) Interpreting and applying relevant laws, regulations, policies, standards and procedures to conduct pre-award and post award functions; and to resolve specific contracting and procurement issues. Applicant must meet the following Department of Defense qualification requirements for 1102 contracting positions: http://www.secnav.navy.mil/donhr/Documents/CivilianJobs/DoD_Qualification_Standard_For_GS-1102.pdf And the title 10 requirements found here: http://uscode.house.gov/view.xhtml?req=granuleid:USC-prelim-title10-section1724&num=0&edition=prelim Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.
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