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    Mission Statement

    The NRO is the U.S. Government agency in charge of designing, building, launching and maintaining America's intelligence satellites. The NRO provides reconnaissance information to the Intelligence Community and the DoD warfighters. For more information see: http://www.nro.gov

    The NRO is accepting applications from current GS/GG-07 and GS/GG-09 level, or equivalent Federal Government employees for this position.


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    This position may be filled at either GG-07 or GG-09 grade level, please indicate the grade for which you want to be considered. Those selected at the GS/GG-07, GS/GG-09 grade level may be considered for future competitive promotion under the NRO internal promotion evaluation process.

    As a CONTRACTS SPECIALIST you will be responsible for the following duties:

    • This is a developmental position and incumbent will receive on-the-job experience and/or formal training.
    • Incumbent will receive specific instructional guidance and according to a specific formal training plan, perform progressively more responsible and technical complex assignments and tasks associated with the work.
    • At the full performance level will serve as a technical contract specialist responsible for pre-award and post-award functions involving complex, highly specialized intelligence related procurement activities.
    • Will manage all aspects of the functional area of contract management, including contract formation, solicitation, negotiations, cost and price analysis, award, contract administration, termination and closeout for variety of contracts.
    • Will perform all necessary acquisition functions in accordance with the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and other agency specific guidance.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1102 Contracting

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/532513000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.