About the Position: Position(s) will be filled under the Department of the Army Pathways Recent Graduates Program. Click here for more information on Pathways program participation. After Program completion, Department of the Army Recent Graduates MAY be converted to a permanent position or to a term position (a project-based term of employment lasting between one and four years).
As a Contract Specialist you will perform duties such as:
- Perform pre-award and post-award functions including analyzing requirements, negotiation with suppliers and contract administration to completion or termination of higher dollar value, complex production, product improvement, services and requirement contracts for the procurement of equipment and components and serves for advanced and unprecedented military applications.
- Review procurement work directives and procurement data packages for regulatory compliance, clarity and completeness.
- Perform cradle to grade functions that includes, but is not limited to: documentation preparation; contract negotiations; analysis, researching and developing recommended positions regarding contract terms/conditions, change requests, and areas of potential dispute.
These duties are described at the full performance level (GS-11). The GS-07 level is developmental leading to such performance.
After program completion, Department of the Army Pathways Recent Graduates MAY be converted to a permanent or term appointment without further competition.
This position is being filled at the GS-07 level with potential conversion to a position with a full performance level at GS-11.