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    The position(s) covered by this vacancy announcement is in the Department of Defense (DoD) Acquisition Workforce Personnel Demonstration Project (AcqDemo). For more information please see: AcqDemo

    This position is being filled under an Expedited Hiring Authority (EHA).

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    As a Contract Specialist at the NH-1102-4 some of your typical work assignments may include:

    • Performing acquisition planning and developing the contractual strategy to be used in the acquisition of a specific program element.
    • Responsible for contract planning, negotiation, award, administration, and the closeout of Missile Defense Agency contract activities at an expert level.
    • Conducting independent reviews of procurement programs to determine management effectiveness and compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and policies.
    • Analyzing and evaluating sources of supply and their status pertaining to research and development, weapons systems, and familiarity with technical requirements, services and equipment, and/or Foreign Military Sales, including program objectives to advise during pre-solicitations and to conduct the negotiation.
    • Planning, prioritizing, organizing, monitoring, and evaluating work activities to meet time lines and accomplishing goals within established schedule and budget.
    • Negotiating individual contracts within the program to obtain services for the Government at a fair and reasonable cost within acceptable time frames.
    • Serves as a procuring contracting officer with an unlimited warrant.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1102 Contracting

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