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Acquisition/Contracts Specialist, Senior in San Diego, CA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 1/10/2019

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Job Number: R0045587

Acquisition/Contracts Specialist, Senior

Key Role:

Leverage available resources to independently review, draft, and revise contracting and acquisition documentation, including providing analytical support in researching federal, DoD, and Navy pre–award and post–award contracting procedures and policies. Leverage interpersonal skills and sound business judgments to handle multiple activities with a short turn-around time in a dynamic environment. Work independently as part of a team, and support client focused service within all aspects of the federal government contracting life cycle, including pre–award acquisition planning, supporting source selection, and post–award contract administration for complex naval and DoD software and hardware intensive systems. Advice and guidance on all matters of federal, DoD, and Navy pre– and post–award contracting procedures and policies. Review procurement request (PR) packages, including Acquisition Plans (APs), Acquisition Strategies (AS), Statements of Work (SOWs), Performance Work Statements (PWSs), Source Selection Plans (SSPs), Justification and Approvals (J&As), Determination and Finding (D&F), and the Contract Data Requirements List (CDRL), ensuring adequacy, consistency, and compliance with administrative, regulatory, and procedural requirements. This position is located in San Diego, CA.

Basic Qualifications:
-5+ years of experience with DoD cradle to grave contract management, including procurement planning, pre–award, price and cost analyses, and post-award and closeout in a government or government support role
-Experience with providing in-depth contractual advice to a government client, including researching, analyzing, and interpreting complex acquisition rules and regulations and providing actionable recommendation to government clients, such as senior government executives
-Experience with the complete Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel, PowerPoint, and Project
-Knowledge of application: FAR, DFARS, NMCARS, and DoD 5000 series regulations and laws, including executive orders, statutes, policies, principles of acquisition planning, and other requirements to the contracting process necessary to accomplish assigned duties
-Secret clearance
-BA or BS degree

-DAWIA Level II in Contracting, Contracts Management Certification from an accredited college or university, recognized organization, or equivalent

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with Navy contracting procedures and regulations preferred
-Experience with preparing briefings and reports appropriate for senior government executives preferred
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills, including using computers proficiently to effectively communicate complex procurement regulations, contract strategy, processes, and procedures

-MA, MBA, JD or MS degree preferred
-Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) up to Level III in Contracts or Program Management, Certified Federal Contracts Manager (CFCM), or Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification preferred

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required

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