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Government Contracts Attorney in Mechanicsburg, PA

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Company name

U.S Department of Defense, Defense Logistics Agency

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Government Contracts

Location

Mechanicsburg, PA

Date Last Verified

Nov 15,2017

Posted on

Nov 13,2017


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Contract Specialist Duties: The candidate will procure items awarded through formal advertising and/or through use of negotiation techniques. Will review requisitions to determine that proper specifications or purchase descriptions are included in solicitation documents. Consider financial responsibility of suppliers by evaluating contract performance on previous contracts. Review solicitations and amendments for adequacy and completeness. Monitor vendor performance for compliance with terms and conditions of the award.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: The candidate should have a Baccalaureate degree from an accredited educational institution authorized to grant baccalaureate degrees AND at least 24 semester hours (or equivalent) of study from an accredited institution of higher education in any of the following disciplines; accounting, business finance, law, contracts, purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, quantitative methods, and organization and management.

For GS-07: The candidate must have a Bachelor's degree from an accredited educational institution authorized to grant baccalaureate degrees which was supplemented by 24 semester hours in accounting, business finance, law, contracts, purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, quantitative methods, and organization and management AND meet Superior Academic Achievement (SAA) based on one of the following: (1) class standing (upper third standing in graduating class); (2) grade-point average (2.95 overall or over the last two years of Bachelor's degree OR 3.45 in your major field or over the last two years in your major); or (3) election to membership in a national scholastic honor society.
OR
Have one full year of graduate level study, or a Master's or higher degree, e.g., LL.B., J.D., LL.M., Ph.D., etc., in one of the following fields of study: accounting, business, finance, law, contracts, purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, quantitative methods, and organization and management.
OR
Have 1+ year of specialized experience equivalent to GS-05 level in the Federal Service that has equipped with the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position. Creditable specialized experience includes: experience performing developmental and/or recurring assignments in support of a local installation or in a centralized procurement activity; procuring supplies or services primarily through formal advertising or through limited use of negotiation techniques; reviewing requisitions to determine that proper specifications or purchase descriptions are included in solicitation documents; contacting technical personnel to resolve questions of applicability of specifications, classifications of terms, or acceptance of substitute items; evaluating bids or proposals for compliance with specifications or purchase descriptions and applicable clauses.
OR
Have less than one full year of graduate education and less than the amount of experience described above, but have a combination of the type of graduate education and the type of experience described above.

Application Deadline: November 16, 2017.

Additional info

Announcement Number: DLAHRSvcs-DT-18-2023797-DE. Apply online. No emails. Visit website for more information.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
U.S Department of Defense, Defense Logistics Agency
3390 E Broad Street
Bldg 11 Section 3
Columbus, OH 43213
Phone: 614-692-0286
Fax: 478-757-3144