3 days old

Advanced Contract Specialist

Kelly Services
Dahlgren, VA 22448
Contract Specialist

**$140K-$155k per year**

*This is a direct hire position*

Kelly Government Solutions is hiring for a contract specialist for a top defense contractor in a direct hire role. This is currently a telework/virtual/remote position with the physical location based in Dahlgren, VA at the Missile Defense Agency.

The requirements are:

BA/BS and 10 years of experience as a contract specialist/contracting officer in a DoD buying activity

Previous DAWIA Certification Level III in Contracting or equivalent (preferred, not mandatory)

Experience with research and development (R&D)

Experience in formulating competitive RFPs for FAR Part 15 source selections

Experience conducting sole source cost/price analysis, PNM development, and negotiation of cost-type proposals.

Clearance required: *Top Secret*

a) Participate in contract execution of highly specialized research and development (R&D) for MDS requirements for programs and activities of the MDA.

b) Provide advice to the program offices, acquisition managers, budget analysts, and contract specialists for contract planning, negotiation, award and execution of MDS pre-production, production, sustainment, and service requirements in areas not requiring PCO authorization.

c) Serve as an advisor on future procurement requirements, assist in preparation of required procurement documentation, and support the response and resolution of specific procurement strategy questions.

d) Analyze contract requirement packages, draft solicitations, evaluate proposals, and coordinate acquisitions of both cost reimbursement and fixed-price contracting in such areas as prototype development of sophisticated research and testing

equipment, weapons systems, software systems development, and services to ensure regulatory and statutory compliance.

e) Coordinate with the PCO to prioritize, organize, and monitor requirements to establish timely schedules for successful implementation.

f) Provide analysis and inputs for briefings, memorandums and presentations.

g) Manage, and support integration of contract requirements.

h) Conduct acquisition planning in accordance with FAR Part 7, support the development of the requirements document, and assist in developing contract strategy to be used in the acquisition of a specific program elements in coordination with the technical program office.

i) Process data, document evaluation, and provide input for pre-negotiation positions.

j) Prepare documentation for PCO approval, including Determinations and Findings (D&F), Justification and Approval (J&A), and various Memorandums for Record (MFR).

k) Draft templates and prepare contract training.

l) Coordinate technical evaluations.

Please email Drew Rogers at or Justin Swearengin at if you are interested, and well set up a quick phone interview to discuss further.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Looking to connect with premier government agencies or the top 25 federal government contractors? Kelly Government offers a variety of full-time, project (SOW), seasonal, and surge support opportunities in science, engineering, technical, professional, and administrative support roles. Our experts will find you the opportunity that fits your schedule and interests and handle the details of transferring and processing all levels of security clearances. Its just another way we make the job search work for you.

**About Kelly** ****

Kelly connects talented people to companies in need of their skills in areas including Science, Engineering, Education, Office, Contact Center, Light Industrial, and more. Were always thinking about whats next in the evolving world of work, and we help people ditch the script on old ways of thinking and embrace the value of all workstyles in the workplace. We directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world, and we connect thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners in our outsourcing and consulting practice.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2021-01-13 Expires: 2021-02-13

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Advanced Contract Specialist

Kelly Services
Dahlgren, VA 22448

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast