Supervisory Contract Specialist

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Apr 11, 2017
Closes
Apr 26, 2017
Function
Management
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

About the Agency

This position is located in the Defense Media Activity (DMA), which is a Department of Defense (DoD) field activity reporting to the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs). The DMA is a worldwide media organization employing state-of-the-art and emerging multi-media production and distribution technologies and operates from multiple locations in the US and overseas and with deployed combat and contingency forces throughout the world.


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Occasional Travel
  • You may be expected to travel for this position.

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered for Selective Service
  • Resume and supporting documents (See How To Apply)
  • Suitable for Federal employment, determined by a background investigation
  • May be required to successfully complete a probationary period
  • Basic Education Requirement:

    Bachelor's degree from an accredited educational institution authorized to grant baccalaureate degrees; AND at least 24 semester hours of study from an accredited institution of higher education in any combination of the following fields: accounting, business, finance, law, contracts, purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, quantitative methods, or organization and management obtained within or in addition to the bachelor's degree OR graduate education in one or a combination of fields listed above. My resume clearly demonstrates that I have a Bachelor's Degree and that I have least 24 qualifying semester hours in above coursework. I have included transcripts with my application.
    OR
    A current civilian employee in DoD who occupied a similar occupational specialty to the GS-1102 while serving in the military on or before September 30, 2000 (and have listed this experience in my resume), are also exempt from meeting this requirement.
    OR
    A current civilian employee in DoD, who occupied GS-1102 positions with authority to award or administer contracts above the simplified acquisition threshold in an Executive Department on or before September 30, 2000, as listed in my resume.


    You may qualify at the GS-14, if you fulfill the following qualifications:

    A. One year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-13 grade level in the Federal service:

    • Reviewing procurement requests to assure clarity, adequacy, and completeness; participating in strategic planning for mission and operations; and developing contract terms and conditions.

    Substitution of education may not be used in lieu of specialized experience for this grade level.

    ARE YOU USING YOUR EDUCATION TO QUALIFY? You MUST provide transcripts or other documentation to support
    your educational claims. Unless otherwise stated: (1) unofficial transcripts are acceptable at time of application, or (2)
    If you are serviced by the office filling this position and your transcripts are on file in your official personnel folder, you are not required to submit. However, it is your responsibility to ensure transcripts are on file.

    All materials must be submitted by the closing date of the announcement.

    GRADUATE EDUCATION: One academic year of graduate education is considered to be the number of
    credits hours that your graduate school has determined to represent one academic year of full-time
    study. Such study may have been performed on a full-time or part-time basis. If you cannot obtain
    your graduate school's definition of one year of graduate study, 18 semester hours (or 27 quarter
    hours) should be considered as satisfying the requirement for one year of full-time graduate study.

    FOREIGN EDUCATION: If you are using education completed in foreign colleges or universities to meet
    the qualification requirements, you must show that the education credentials have been evaluated by
    a private organization that specializes in interpretation of foreign education programs and such
    education has been deemed equivalent to that gained in an accredited U.S. education program; or
    full credit has been given for the courses at a U.S. accredited college or university. For further
    information, visit: Foreign Education

    Work Schedule: Fulltime
    Overtime: Occasionally
    Tour of Duty: Flexible
    Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized
    Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA): Exempt
    Financial Disclosure: Required
    Telework Eligibility: This position is telework eligible
    Selective Service Requirement: Please visit http://www.sss.gov for more information.

    For more information, please visit General Application Information and Definitions.
    Other Notes:
    This position has a positive educational requirement.

    Possess or be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Security clearance

    Incumbent is required to submit a Financial Disclosure Statement, OGE-450, Executive Branch Personnel Confidential Financial Disclosure Report upon entering the position and annually, in accordance with DoD Directive 5500-7-R, Joint Ethics Regulation.

    This position is emergency-essential (E-E). In the event of a crises situation, the incumbent, or designated alternate, must continue to perform the E-E duties until relieved by proper authority. The incumbent or the designated alternate may be required to take part in readiness exercises. This position cannot be vacated during a national emergency or mobilization without seriously impairing the capability of the organization to function effectively; therefore, the position is designated "key" which requires the incumbent or designated alternative, to be screened from military recall.

    This is an Acquisition, Technology & Logistics (AT&L) Workforce Critical Acquisition Position (CAP) in the Contracting Career Field. Only candidates who meet the requirements for Acquisition Corps membership will be placed into the position unless a waiver of Corps membership is approved. The incumbent of this position will be required to sign a written agreement to remain in this critical acquisition position for a minimum of 3 years. The incumbent will be required to become certified at Level Ill in the applicable career field within 24 months, unless a Position Requirements Waiver is approved to extend the 24 months. The incumbent is required to become a member of the Defense Acquisition Corps.

    All applicants must meet qualifications and eligibility criteria by the closing date of the announcement.

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