Guidehouse (formerly PwC Public Sector) is currently seeking a senior-level Contracts Specialist in the McLean, VA office. This position is part of the Guidehouse Contracts Team, which is responsible for performing critical contract formation and administration of contract functions.
Minimum Experience: 3 years as a contracts professional in the Federal government marketplace
Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree
Demonstrates proven knowledge of the following:
Federal government contracts
Public sector contract file systems
Government contract audits and close-outs
Demonstrates experience working with large and complex contracts with or on behalf of the Federal government. This includes knowledge of drafting/submitting electronic proposals and solicitation clarification questions, creating/updating excel spreadsheets detailing all active contracts, and maintaining formal contract records and U.S. Government correspondence using physical and electronic contract file systems.
Demonstrates research skills pertaining to the public sector marketplace and active/inactive Federal government contracts.
Assists with government audits, contract close-outs and responds to request for information in the possession of the government contracts department.
A proven record of success as an individual contributor that has knowledge of Federal contracts that includes facilitating the execution and distribution of U.S. government contract agreements; reviewing solicitation, nondisclosure agreements, teaming agreements, and subcontracts in accordance with federal contract negotiation and solicitation review guidance.
Preferred Clearance: Secret
A proven record of success interfacing with the U.S. Government and Federal customers, including senior-level officials and internal Firm partners/principals, as well as the ability to relay basic contract information and administration issues.
A proven record of success teaming with, and supporting the efforts of, Contracts Department Management, client service professionals, legal, compliance, finance, and security functions.
A proven record of success and thorough skill levels, with the management of contracts and subcontracts so that they are readily accessible, maintained, and stored physically and electronically in accordance with Federal Government and firm records retention policies.
Demonstrates a proven, thorough ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities concurrently within a fast-paced environment, including a proven record of success with the following:
Effective customer service orientation and organization skills while paying close attention to detail
Utilization of proactive listening and interpersonal skills to maintain a high level of productivity in an environment that places high priority upon success-driven teamwork
Verbal and written communications expressed in a clear and concise manner
Microsoft Office Suite utilization
Internal Number: 2019-2039
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