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Contract Specialist




This position is being filled under the Expedited Hiring Authority for Acquisition positions.

About the Position:

We are the U.S. Army Contracting Command-Aberdeen Proving Ground. We have a large presence at APG, MD with contracting offices around the country including Adelphi, MD; Natick, MA; Frederick, MD; Research Triangle Park, NC; Fort Belvoir, VA; Orlando, FL; Denver, CO; Fort Hood, TX & White Sands Missile Range, NM. ACC-APG supports the warfighter worldwide through acquisition of goods & services vital to the Soldier's mission & 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 & as the Army transforms & moves within the Continental US & throughout the globe while ensuring responsible stewardship of taxpayers' funds.

This position has a target grade as a Contract Specialist, GS-1102-12. Management can select at any grade level.

***TRANSCRIPTS: You MUST submit your unofficial college transcripts with your application to include transfer courses, credit hours and grades to calculate GPA, along with your graduation date.

***NOTE: Applicants who fail to provide transcripts AND degree completion information (if degree date is not shown on the transcripts) will be marked as insufficient and will not receive consideration for this position.

Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens

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You will serve as a Contract Specialist engaged in the procurement of all types of unique, complex, or specialized supplies and services that can include information technology products and services; environmental program support; facilities construction, alteration and repair; maintenance; equipment; technical advisory and specialized services; commercial items; and new or innovative research. You will utilize all contract types to include cost reimbursable and sole source fixed-price contracts with price redetermination and new, modified, or locally developed contract provisions, as well as cost and performance incentives and options. You will be responsible for pre-award and post-award procedures for assigned contracts including acquisition plan development, Statement of Work review, solicitation preparation, formal advertising or negotiation procedures, coordinating requisite legal and agency reviews, evaluation of contract price proposals, conduct negotiations and source selection evaluations and the administration and termination/close out of the contract.


Travel Required

Occasional travel - Business travel is 10%.

Supervisory status


Promotion Potential


Who May Apply

This job is open to…

United States Citizens

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