Procurement Analyst (Public Flyer)

Washington, D.C
Oct 13, 2019
Oct 20, 2019
Full Time


Do you have a passion for public service? The United States Secret Service (USSS) is looking for you! The USSS is a premier law enforcement organization with two (2) critical national security missions: protect our nation's leaders and to conduct criminal investigations.

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You will serve as a senior Procurement Analyst, performing duties such as:
  • Analyzing and evaluating U.S. Secret Service contracting procedures, initiating, developing, and recommending procurement policies and guidance;
  • Serving as procurement subject matter expert, and providing training;
  • Examining ideas to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the procurement process;
  • Planning and conducting post-award quality reviews to assure understanding of procurement requirements and compliance of federal and local acquisition regulations;
  • Serving on interdepartmental or inter-agency contracting policy task groups and subcommittees;
  • Apprising all procurement personnel and appropriate U.S. Secret Service officials of policy/regulatory changes; and
  • Assisting with the improvement of more extensive customer service engagement in order to enhance the procurement experience

Travel Required

Not required

Supervisory status

Promotion Potential


Conditions of Employment

  • U.S. citizenship is required.

Obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance
  • Pass a drug test (urinalysis)
  • Certify you have registered with the Selective Service System if you are a male applicant born after December 31, 1959, or certify you are exempt from having to do so under Selective Service law.


You must demonstrate at least one (1) year of the defined specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade level and meet the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Individual Occupational Requirements (IOR).

Specialized experience is defined as:
    • GS-14: performing duties such as evaluating and developing procurement policies and procedures; ensuring federal acquisition and local regulations compliance; serving as a procurement subject matter expert and trainer; conducting contract quality reviews; serving as the interdepartmental or interagency procurement policy representative; and ensuring stakeholder engagement for proper and effective procurement matters.

OPMs Individual Occupational Requirements (IOR) is defined as:

Certifications Required: Level III Federal Acquisition Certification in Contracting (FAC-C/DAWIA Level III)


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Additional information

Our team members continue a tradition of excellence - whether investigating financial crimes or protecting national and visiting foreign leaders. In the USSS we serve the country with duty, loyalty, justice, integrity, and courage.

The Office of the Enterprise Readiness, Procurement Division, is responsible for assisting the agency in procuring quality goods and services timely. The primary goal is to provide the best procurement services to customers within the scope of the laws and regulations; promote partnership between staff and customers; provide solutions to client and customer needs; and to ensure that assets and resources and wisely managed.

**Student Loan repayments, recruitment bonuses and relocation bonuses may be available**

How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

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Background checks and security clearance

Security clearance

Drug test required

Required Documents

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If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:

Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education .

Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.

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