Experienced Government Purchasing Agent (Buyer II)

Feb 02, 2023
Feb 28, 2023
Full Time
Clearance Required:

Ability to Obtain a Secret

Education Required:


US Citizenship:


The MIL Corporation is seeking a Buyer II to support our customer in Patuxent River, MD. The ideal candidate will be able to perform the following responsibilities to include but not limited to:

  • Review purchase requests against contract requirements to ensure compliance with contract
  • Provide guidance and information to requester on Statements of Work, Sole Source Justifications and assist with special or complex requirements.
  • Perform procurement activities, including, but not limited to: establish suppliers lists, issue RFQ's, obtain supplier quotations; negotiate payment terms and terms and conditions, justify/analysis selected bidders; issue PO's, and monitor supplier performance, process invoices for payment.
  • Comply with Corporate Purchase Manual documentation requirements, FAR and DFARS to be CPSR complaint.
  • Communicate daily with management concerning day-to-day events, potential challenges, problems, and opportunities.
  • Support good supplier relationships, work to meet contract supplier goals, and always act with complete integrity.
  • Maintain procurement file from cradle to grave.

Required Qualifications
  • Costpoint 7 experience
  • Experience using MS office (proficient in Excel)
  • Prior government contracting experience
  • Prior government procurement experience
  • Experience with procurement for all Contract Types (i.e., CPAF, CPFF, FFP, T&M, FPLOE)
  • Working knowledge of the FAR, DFARS and CAS
  • Prior experience in working with Terms and Conditions
  • Must have dedicated work space.
  • Per federal guidelines, you may be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or willingness to obtain vaccination.

Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with billing all Contract Types (i.e., CPAF, CPFF, FFP, T&M, FPLOE)
  • Working knowledge of the FAR, CAS and GAAP
  • Familiar with (WAWF) Wide Area Work Flow and DFAS
  • Good verbal, written and interpersonal skills required
  • At least three (3) years working in procurement for a federal government contractor.
  • At least two (2) years of Deltek Costpoint 7 experience
  • Cognos experience a plus
  • Well organized and detail-oriented
  • Effective and tactful verbal and written communication in English; effective reading and listening skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Time management
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • CPSR experience.




Ability to obtain Secret clearance

Why MIL?

The MIL Corporation (MIL) is a dynamic workforce of industry professionals who deliver world-class solutions in cyber, engineering, financial management, and information technology - and we are looking for candidates like you! Whether you're fresh out of college, the military, or well into your professional services career, MIL has great job opportunities that might be a great fit.

Here at MIL, we pride ourselves on the family-like environment instilled amongst our team. Our employees love working here and it truly shows through our various recognitions & awards. Some of our most recent awards include:
  • 2021-2022, Top Workplaces USA award (Energage)
  • 2017-2022 Top Workplaces Award, Greater Washington Area (The Washington Post)
  • 2018-2022 Certified Great Workplace, Great Place to Work®
      • 2021 & 2022, Best Workplaces in Consulting & Professional Services™
      • 2021 Fortune Best Workplaces for Millennials™
      • 2018 Fortune, Great Place to Work: Best Place to Work for Diversity
  • 2020- 2022, 2017, Top Workplace Award, South Carolina (Greenville Business Magazine, Columbia Business Monthly, and Charleston Business Magazine)
  • 2022 Freedom Award, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Defense
  • 2018, Above & Beyond Award, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Defense

If your goal is to help the federal government deploy leading technologies, improve financial management, or defend the nation in cyberspace, MIL welcomes you. Become a part of something greater, where you, the people, make the difference.

The MIL Corporation is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.