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    Summary

    You will serve as a CONTRACT SPECIALIST in the Contracts Directorate, Shipbuilding Contracts Division, Auxiliary Ships & Craft Branch of NAVAL SEA SYSTEMS COMMAND.

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    Responsibilities

    • You will serve as a recognized expert to develop and implement recommendations and solutions to contract problems, risks, and outcomes in the pre-award and post-award procedures.
    • You will plan and conduct the contracting process from the description of the requirements through contract delivery, requiring a knowledge of two or more contract functions.
    • You will plan, analyze, or evaluate procurement programs.
    • You will review proposed contractual actions for conformance with regulatory requirements and procurement practices.
    • You will develop policies and procedures or provide advice and guidance to subordinate activities concerning a variety of procurement issues.
    • You will use negotiation techniques to meet and reach agreement through discussion with a proposed contractor on the price and performance terms, and to set forth all these terms in a procurement document.
    • You will administer post award contracting procedures oversee or ensure compliance with the terms of contracts;
    • You will determine reasonableness of and negotiate claims, resolve disputes and other problems concerning obligations of either the Government or the contractor, and negotiate contract modifications.
    • You will apply post award procedures and negotiation techniques to represent the Government in terminations for convenience or default and in claims and settlements.
    • Complete cost and/or price analysis techniques to evaluate cost and/or price proposals, contract changes, repricing actions and final contract pricing.
    • You will obtain and review data from auditors and technical specialists; to recommend cost and profit negotiation objectives.
    • You will conduct or participate in negotiations on cost and/or price issues.
    • You will develop and advise on policies and procedures relating to these functions.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    3

  • Job family (Series)

    1102 Contracting

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