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    WHAT IS THE OFFICE OF PROCUREMENT (PR) DIVISION? The Office of Procurement provides acquisition services for all Business Units of the IRS and other Bureaus and Offices within Treasury. Our goal as business advisers and partners is to help create agile, innovative contract solutions to ensure the IRS can meet its mission of effective tax administration.

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    The U.S. Department of the Treasury has a distinguished history dating back to the founding of our nation. As the steward of U.S. economic and financial systems, Treasury is a major and influential leader in today's global economy. We have over 100,000 employees across the country and around the world. Come Join the Department of the Treasury and Invest in Tomorrow.

    WHAT DOES A BUSINESS OPERATIONS SPECIALIST DO? Business Operations Specialists are responsible for providing technical support, advice and assistance to program staff and management on highly complex, high dollar value systems/services/equipment contracts. In this position, your work and guidance will contribute to the effectiveness of the IRS’s procurement programs and Treasury-wide initiatives and provide criteria for measuring and ensuring adequate performance. They understand and monitor the customer’s requirements, business plans and shifts in business strategies to assist the Procurement Office in its ongoing strategic and business planning efforts.

    As a Business Operations Specialist you will:

    • Perform assignments spanning the acquisition life cycle to include from the initial planning through the description of technical requirements, market research, proposal evaluation, contract monitoring, performance assessment and problem resolution.
    • Consult with program staff to identify program needs to accomplish Treasury/IRS mission requirements.
    • Coordinate with customers to identify resources, including funding, equipment, facilities and delivery or performance schedules.
    • Assist in the development of requirements analysis, independent government cost estimates and cost benefit analysis.
    • Monitor the cost, schedule, and performance parameters of all assigned contracts.
    • Participate on source selection teams, task groups, and technical evaluation teams regarding specific technical aspects of customer programs.
    • Conduct briefings and prepare comprehensive reports to keep management advised of project plans and progress and to communicate findings and recommendations.

    WHERE CAN I FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OTHER IRS CAREERS? If you want to find out more about IRS careers, visit us on the web at www.jobs.irs.gov

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    14

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