Acquisition/Contracting Support Specialist - Military veterans preferred

2020-10-24
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Chantilly
Virginia
United States

Description

SAIC is seeking an Acquisition/Contracting Support Specialist to join the National Security Customer Group (NSCG) in our Chantilly, VA office. NSCG provides specialized engineering, analysis and operations support to a variety of Intelligence Community (IC) and Department of Defense (DoD) customers. Our program supports the research and development of the generation-after-next of national security-related systems based in space, in the air and on the ground.


NSCG has an opening for an Acquisition/Contracting Support Specialist to work closely with a diverse team of engineers and scientists developing and implementing a future ground-based architecture. This position provides acquisition advisory service to an organization supporting the research and development of revolutionary ground-based systems. This position will support the development and execution of acquisition strategies and contract activities to acquire capabilities and prototypes.

 

Unique Duties:

* Work with government technical and contract staff to develop acquisition strategies to enable program development and implementation

* Work with government technical and contract staff to develop program acquisition packages

* Draft contract documents for government contract officer review and signature

* Provide acquisition advisory services during technical and cost evaluation of proposals


Common Duties:

* Work with technical staff to capture technical and programmatic requirements

* Develop acquisition packages in accordance with government acquisition checklists

* Draft common acquisition artifacts such as statement of work, CDRLs, In Scope Determination, and proposal evaluation criteria

* Provide acquisition advisory services during technical and cost evaluation of proposals

* Enter funding information into customer financial tools

 

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

• Active TS/SCI with poly
• BS or MS in business or related fields
• Government contracting specialist/officer (CS/CO) experience of 14+ years
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Excellent contract negotiation skills
• Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic and environment
• Effective interpersonal skills and strong briefing and communications skills

Desired Qualifications:
• Former Government Contract Officer with a warrant
• Defense Acquisition University Certified Level 3 Contracting Specialist