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    Tour of Duty: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Position Description Title/PD#: Contract Specialist/ PD# 22022-A/22026-A
    Compressed/Flexible Schedules: Authorized
    Telework: Authorized
    Virtual Position: No

    This recruitment is for one position with the Regional Procurement Office (RPO) West, Network Contracting Office (NCO) 22L located at 4811 Airport Plaza Drive, Ste. 600 Long Beach, CA 90815.

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    Contract Specialist PD#22022-A/22026-A
    Performs all contract work up to the point of contract award. Serves as contract administrator on awarded contracts. Conducts post-award conferences with Contractor and Government personnel to provide information and to clarify standard and special contractual provisions of the contract. Negotiates required changes to contract conditions to protect the agency. Resolves problems of delivery, production, quality, differing site conditions, inspection, and other pertinent matters. Performs cost/price analysis on change order proposals and analysis of delivery requirements. Negotiates prices and/or additional time required for performance and consideration on behalf of the Government. Issues show cause letters and cure notices as a prelude to terminations. Ensures that the Office of General/Regional Counsel is involved in required contract reviews, terminations, show cause orders, modifications. Determines the Government's position and issues terminations and negotiates any settlements related thereto. Closes out contract upon completion of the contract, resolution of all conflicts, and final disposition of payment and obtains adequate release of claims documents to protect the agency. Archive contract records in accordance with agency procedures. Input contractor performance data in appropriate databases. Serves as a member of acquisition planning teams. Performs a complete review of recommended sole-source requirements and conducts necessary market analysis to test the noncompetitive assumptions of requisitions. Conducts public bid openings, reviews bids and determines responsiveness and responsibility of low bidder in accordance with applicable regulatory requirements when using sealed bidding. Determines the selected offerer(s) represents the best value (price and other factors considered) and meets regulatory requirements to be considered a responsible contractor for negotiated procurements. Conducts cost and/or price analysis of offerers' proposals, reviews auditors' reports for adequacy of analysis and conclusions, and considers all information in developing an overall pricing negotiation strategy. Incumbent is responsible for generating contract documents using agency contract writing system. Incumbent must meet all eligibility requirements to receive and maintain a Level I FAC-C certification within 12 months upon appointment into position. Performs other related duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel 1-5 days for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1102 Contracting

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