Contracts Specialist - Military veterans preferred

2020-05-23
Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Aberdeen
Maryland
21001
United States

Title:

Contracts Specialist

Job Description:

We are seeking a Contracts Analyst to support the Project Management Office, Sensors Aerial Intelligence Admin (PM SAi) The Contracts Analyst will serve as a program integrator to the Government Program. Assist in planning and executing major system life cycle support tasks/functions including requirements definition, acquisition, integration, test and evaluation, fielding installation, and disposition.

Communicates and coordinate with the senior military leadership, US Government customers. Contracting officer and Contractors (Prime and Sub). to support program management business rhythms, capture initiatives

and other new requirements as appropriate. Assist Government Program Manager in developing new requirements and corresponding cost estimates, evaluating cost and technical proposals and secure and obligate funding to support the effort. Coordinate team member efforts to achieve program objectives and customer requirements. provides advice. guidance and

assistance to PM/PD management concerning the acquisition planning and contractual/ procurement aspects of highly

complex, high monetary value, long term acquisitions for major weapon systems. The employee in consultation with the supervisor, coordinates the contracting aspects of the acquisition program

for the office of the PM/PD. Contracts range from engineering and management services to research and development effort through full-scale production and product improvement covering the full range

of contract types. Procurements necessitate the use of a wide variety of cost reimbursement, cost plus fixed, incentive or award fee and fixed price contracts. These may be complicated by such

factors as: unsolicited proposals; technology insertion; small business considerations and fluctuating funding levels. The work requires in-depth knowledge of procurement statutes and regulations and/or contracting methods, policies, procedures, and contract types to participate in long-term pre-award and/or post-award procurement actions. The incumbent is required to apply procurement principles and technical or program requirements to ensure the acquisition and milestone documentation are reflected and are integrated into the resulting contracting and procurement actions. The employee will make decisions or recommendations that significantly affect

the content, interpretation, or development of complex, long-range, or interrelated programs. The incumbent will develop/coordinate the submission of acquisition requirements package documents

which Include, but not limited to: PWS, CDRLs, Specs, Drawings, IGCEs, Acquisition Plans , RFls Service Acquisition Strategies. Source Selection Evaluation Plans, J&As, Market Research , Quality

Assurance Plans, DD254s, QASPs, Anti-Terrorism OPSEC plans. Specifically, prepares Performance work statements (PWS)in accordance with MIL-HNBK-245 and coordinates with Subject Matter experts on team

for Inputs Updates. coordinates and provides inputs for DD-254 , provides input for the 1-N Contracts tracking tool. updates CMRB charts. Prepares and coordinates Requests for Information

(RFI) with PM and ACC APG and keeps PD ARL Informed on status of all contract actions.

The Contract Analyst should have:

A BA/BS and 8 to 10 years of relevant experience is required.

Extensive Experience with Army contracting (PWS. IGCE. tech eval, SCA. ARP, J&A etc}. Includes preparing and editing tech evals, PWS J&A, etc.

Working knowledge of spend planning, budgeting is required.

Experience in creation/review of acquisition related documentation (DD-254 updates, PWS writing

experience, etc.). Experience working, tracking, and burning down program risks; Must demonstrate effective verbal and written communication skills required to interact with

engineers and customer representatives; Must be team focused. detail-oriented, and possess organizational and problem solving skills.

Proficiency, Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, desirable.

Must have an active Secret clearance.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

Government Solutions , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics

Technology Solutions , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics

Energy Solutions , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver .