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    Summary

    This position is located in the Office of Contracting and Personal Property Management (OCon&PPM), Smithsonian Institution (SI) in Arlington, VA.  The employee serves a Contract Specialist responsible for all elements of assigned complex procurement projects.

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    Responsibilities

    • Performs contract planning, negotiation, awarding, administration and close-out for all assigned projects.
    • Serves as a team member coordinating a wide variety of contractors, each having unique functions relating to assigned projects.
    • Assists personnel in identifying items and services for contracting, components, equipment, and services to be acquired by contract.
    • Prepares and maintains current acquisition plans, appropriate milestone charts, and related schedules and procurement files.
    • Prepares all necessary contract documents, assuring the inclusion of provisions required by law, regulation and policy, and drafts original special clauses as needed.
    • Develops and maintains systems to evaluate and monitor contractual performance related to delivery, cost, amounts of progress or advance payments, etc.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12

  • Job family (Series)

    1102 Contracting

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