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Contract Specialist




About the Position:

You will serve as a Contract Specialist supporting a Contracting Officer for the Army Contracting Command - Redstone Arsenal - Contracting Center (ACC-RSA-CCAM) located at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colorado, providing responsive and effective contract oversight and service support for assigned programs in the organization.

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 Civilian Employee with the Department of the Army
  • Current Permanent Department of Defense (DOD) - Civilian Employee (non-Army)
  • Eligible due to Interagency Career Transition Program (ICTAP)
  • Eligible under Veterans' Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA)
  • Priority Placement Program, Program S (Military Spouse) registrants referred through the Automated Stopper and Referral System (ASARS) for this position


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As an NH-1102-03, you will support procurement planning, and serve as an advisor to program officials in procurement planning meetings. You will plan negotiation strategies, coordinate negotiation teams, and lead negotiations which are conducted with contractors to develop contract prices and terms. You will prepare and maintain acquisition plans and milestone charts, and perform appropriate contract administration. You will be responsible for negotiating all types of formal changes (including terminations) to existing contracts. You will compile periodic and special reports and other presentations used to analyze contract performance to provide program status to management officials.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - Temporary duty travel (TDY) may be required up to 10% of the time.

Supervisory status


Who May Apply

This job is open to…

Federal Employees, VEOA, Military Spouses

Questions? This job is open to 3 groups.

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