Acquisition Specialist, Senior

Ft Belvoir, Virginia
May 10, 2023
Jun 14, 2023
Full Time

Acquisition Specialist, Senior

Ft. Belvoir, VA

Are you ready to enhance your skills and build your career in a rapidly evolving business climate? Are you looking for a career where professional development is embedded in your employer's core culture? If so, Chenega Military, Intelligence & Operations Support (MIOS) could be the place for you! Join our team of professionals who support large-scale government operations by leveraging cutting-edge technology and take your career to the next level!

Chenega IT Enterprise Services (CITES) offers forward-thinking technology solutions to federal agencies and the DoD. Formed in 2016 to serve federal customers CONUS, CITES has grown quickly into a best practices leader for the modern federal enterprise.

The Acquisition Specialist, Senior uses extensive knowledge and experience of DoD acquisition, program, and contract policies and regulations to advise and assist leadership in the planning and execution of acquisition activities throughout a program's lifecycle.

  • Serve as a focal point for responding to external and internal inquiries related to
  • program analyses within the area of responsibility.
  • Compile, maintain, and coordinate a responsive management tracking process
  • to assure the availability of resources and information to meet established milestones
  • and data calls.
  • Produce acquisition documentation, including Acquisition Program Baseline Agreements (APBA), Single Acquisition Management Plans (SAMP), performance work statements, a statement of objectives (SOOs), statement of work (SOW) requirements, market research reports, SCARS, procurement plans, program descriptions, technical specifications, justifications and approval documentation, Source Selection Plans, including the development of evaluation criteria, contract line item structures, task statements, and other required solicitation information.
  • Provide day-to-day program management, including briefing support, program schedule development, and meeting support.
  • Review, analyze, and evaluate the accomplishment of the overall program by reviewing reports, studies, products, and information provided by staff members, support
  • personnel, contractors, and other agencies.
  • Schedule, coordinate, and facilitate program Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) and working IPTs (WIPTs) in support of Milestone Decision Reviews.
  • Provide program adjustment recommendations, as appropriate, to optimize a balance between funding, schedule, performance, and supportability.
  • Serve as advisor to management concerning the analysis and evaluation of major administrative technical and program aspects of substantive mission-oriented
  • Assist in developing, staffing, implementing, and maintaining agreements with external organizations and system owners (e.g., external interfaces).
  • Review and assess the impact of revised or new policy guidance and regulations for impact.
  • Identify existing or potential problem areas and recommend or direct necessary
  • corrective action or preventive measures.
  • Other duties as assigned

  • Master's degree OR
  • Bachelor's degree and 2+ additional years of experience
  • 10+ years of relevant work experience
  • Working knowledge and application of DoD 5000 and 8000 series and DoD acquisition and contract processes, procedures, and guidance
  • Active or Interim Secret clearance required

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Ability to perform data management functions for contractor-related documents.
  • Proficient with MS Office 365 (Word, Excel, Teams, PowerPoint, and Excel).
  • Specific knowledge of Acquisition Reform Initiatives and innovative contract strategies to deliver the best product to the user in the most cost-effective manner in a way to reduce the risk and the timeline until the user achieves Full Operational Capability (FOC).
  • Strong coordination, organization, teaming, and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and with little direct supervision or guidance.
  • Excellent organizational, scheduling, and prioritization skills.
  • Works well individually or in a group setting.
  • Ability to interact with co-workers to develop a team environment.
  • Ability to work under pressure and time constraints.
  • DoD Acquisition Certifications are preferred.

How you'll grow

At Chenega MIOS, our professional development plan focuses on helping our team members at every level of their careers to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. We believe there's always room to learn from entry-level employees to senior leaders.

We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their careers.


At Chenega MIOS, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our team members and offer them a broad range of benefits.

Learn more about what working at Chenega MIOS can mean for you.

Chenega MIOS's culture

Our positive and supportive culture encourages our team members to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and continuously look for new ways to maintain a culture where we excel and lead healthy, happy lives.

Corporate citizenship

Chenega MIOS is led by a purpose to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to our relationships with our clients, team members, and communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities.

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