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    This vacancy is for a Recent Graduate, Contract Specialist, 1102, GS-07 position in ANY DIVISION located at the U.S. Census Bureau Headquarters in Suitland, Maryland.

    The Census Bureau is accessible from the Metro Rail Green Line – Suitland Station.

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    • Reviews requisitions and other basic pre-award documentation with close supervision to determine if the information is accurate and complete. With significant supervision from senior contracting professionals corresponds and coordinates with technical personnel and other contracting professionals to ensure that all documentation is accurate and complete for both pre-award and post-award activities.
    • Provides support to senior contracting professionals as well as technical personnel to perform evaluations of bids or proposals. Supports senior contracting personnel by assisting with the evaluation of vendor similar experience and past performance as well as the preparation of technical and price evaluation reports and contract award documents. Corresponds with vendors as necessary and as directed by senior contracting professionals.
    • Performs other assignments of similar difficulty with close supervision that have been selected with a view to developing advanced skills, e.g., maintaining contract files, updating internal workload tracking systems, administering contracts assigned; monitoring progress of contractors; preparing change orders; participating with higher graded specialists in the procurement of goods and services.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential

    TBD - Full Promotion Potential (FPL) is determine after the successfully completion of the RG program at the time of conversion. Upon conversion the FPL could be at the Grade-12.

  • Job family (Series)

    1102 Contracting

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