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Procurement Analyst

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Summary

Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

About the Position:
We are the U.S. Army Contracting Command (ACC) at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland (APG). We have a large presence at APG with contracting offices around the country including: Adelphi, MD; Natick, MA; Research Triangle Park, NC; Orlando, FL; and White Sands Missile Range, NM. ACC-APG supports the warfighter worldwide through acquisition of goods and services vital to the Soldier's mission and well-being. As Army's business conduit, ACC offers the contracting expertise of the best trained people in the Army, ready to support the warfighter as mission requirements emerge and as the Army transforms and moves within the Continental US and throughout the globe while ensuring responsible stewardship of taxpayers' funds.

Who May Apply:
Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities.

  • Current Department of Army Civilian Employees
  • Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan
  • Priority Placement Program (PPP), Program S (Military Spouse) registrant
  • Veterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998

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Responsibilities

Serves as a Senior Procurement Analyst under the general supervision of a Division Chief or Branch Chief of the Army Contracting Command-Aberdeen Proving Ground (ACC-APG) Research Triangle Park Division who assigns broad functional responsibilities and reviews performance through accomplishment of objectives. Incumbent exercises broad discretionary power in accomplishing objectives in accordance with policies and regulations prescribed by higher authority. Conduct analysis and evaluation of contracting and assistance instrument matters and for the initiation, development, and recommendation of contracting policies, procedures, guidance, and controls. Review procurement documents such as Memorandum of Agreements, Economy Act, Determination and Findings, Acquisition Strategies/Plans, Single Acquisition Management Plan, and Negotiation Memorandums submitted for approval. Review and recommend appropriate action on Justification and Approvals for Other Than Full and Open Competition (J&As) submitted for ultimate approval by the Competition Advocate, Head of Contracting Activity, or the Army's Senior Acquisition Executive (depending on the dollar value of the acquisition). Provide technical assistance to customers in contractual aspects of the acquisition function including soliciting, awarding, and administering contracts of the most complex and sophisticated nature. Initiate, develop, and recommend acquisition policies and procedures for the guidance and day-to-day procurement activities within the Division. Recognize problem areas and provides advice and assistance in such areas as policy, requirements, procedures, and methods.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - May be required to travel up to 25%.

Supervisory status

No

Who May Apply

This job is open to…

Status Candidates and VEOA Eligibles

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