Description of Work: The Senior Contract Specialist provides senior level support and assistance in coordination and oversight of acquisition projects.
Educational Requirements: A bachelor's degree in a relevant field of study, which includes at least 24 semester hours among accounting, law, business, finance, contracts, purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, quantitative methods, and organization and management.
Experience Requirements: A minimum of ten (10) years of experience in conducting comprehensive acquisition support including, but not limited to: developing statements of work, specifications, and requirements documents; supporting acquisition strategy development; developing Independent Government Cost Estimates (IGCE); conducting market research and market surveys; developing pre-award documentation; supporting source selections; preparing and posting solicitations; supporting contract award; and providing post-award support.
Additional Required Knowledge and Skills: The Senior Contract Specialist must possess the following knowledge and skills:
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with senior
Ability to read and interpret Federal acquisition policy, regulations, and directives and to apply those interpretations fully and legally to all activities described above.
Ability to provide clear leadership, technical direction, and guidance to all lower level acquisition