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Position Description Title/PD#: Contract Specialist / PD# 11009-A
Compressed/Flexible Schedules: Eligible
Virtual Position: No
This recruitment is for one position with the VHA Regional Procurement Office East, Network Contracting Office (NCO) # 4 located at: Altoona, PA, Aspinwall, PA, Butler,PA Coatesville, PA, Erie, PA, Lebanon, PA, Philadelphia, PA, Wilkes-Barre, PA, or Wilmington, DE. Vacancy can be filled at any of the duty locations listed. Indicate which duty location (s) you are interested in on your application.
Candidates may be referred to the selecting official based off the number of applicants. The first 100 applicants will be reviewed. Additional candidates may be referred based on hiring needs.
Contract Specialist / PD # 11009-A
The Contract Specialist will guide, assist, mentor, and train junior level Contract Specialists. Perform a complete review of recommended sole-source requirements and conducts necessary market analyses to test the noncompetitive assumptions of requisitions. Prepare required findings and sufficiently documents determinations. Coordinate with the appropriate Agency, Service Area Office (SAO), Veterans Integrated Service Network (VISN), or Small Business Administration (SBA) Small Business Liaison on matters relevant to all aspects of socio-economic goal requirements. Conduct public bid openings, reviews bids and determines responsiveness and responsibility of low bidder in accordance with applicable regulatory requirements when using sealed bidding. Conduct negotiations for competitive and noncompetitive procurements. Utilize electronic systems for contract writing, contract management, contract reporting, financial management. Perform cost/price analysis on change order proposals and analysis of delivery requirements. Closes out contract upon completion of the contract, resolution of all conflicts, and final disposition of payment and obtains adequate release of Claims documents. Performs other duties as assigned.
Must meet all eligibility requirements to receive and maintain a Level ll FAC-C certification.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position up to 5 nights per month.
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