Contract Subject Matter Expert with Security Clearance
GCubed, Inc. is seeking a certified, Senior Contract Subject Matter Expert for DHS in Arlington, VA. The Contract SME will provide contracting support services, pre-award acquisition planning, document preparation, contract administration, contract close-out, procurement tracking and execution, cost/price analysis support, mentoring, market research, policy, source selection, and analysis support to our customer. Duties and Responsibilities Possess knowledge and skills for direct customer support, requirements analysis, contract management support, program management support, and mentoring support to facilitate effective work processes and recommending process improvements.Knowledge of Federal and agency laws, regulations, and procedures applicable to the acquisition process and to the award and administration of contracts.Knowledge of and experience with various contract types, to include but not limited to, Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity contracts, Cost Reimbursement Contracts, and Fixed-Price contracts.Knowledge of the Source Selection process.Knowledge of processes for negotiated procurements, to include, but not limited to development of negotiation positions.Knowledge of contract administration principles and the practices to monitor contractor performance, including processing of contractor's invoices to ensure that they are forwarded to the paying office in a timely manner.Additional Responsibilities Provide comparable expertise in federal procurement, who will provide support in the preparation for award and administration of government contracts, including multiple award indefinite delivery - indefinite quantity contracts, and other acquisition requirements.Provide individual experts with unique experience and knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and other regulatory and policy supplements, both government-wide (eg, OMB Circulars) and specific to the Department of Homeland Security (eg, HSAM).Assist with Contract Award and Management support, including recommendations regarding the formation of contracts, and resolution of contract-related issues.Assist with Proposal Evaluation support, including quality assurance of Government evaulators' consensus reports.Assist with providing Cost and Pricing support to the CBP Program and Project. This support includes analyzing proposals submitted for task orders/delivery orders, and contract modifications.Assist with the closeout of contract/task orders in accordance with regulation and ensure proper disposition of file.Assist with the award and administration of contracts/task orders in accordance with terms and conditions of applicable laws, regulations and procedures.Assist in the performance of cost/price analyses of simple and complex contractor proposals.Assist the Contracting Officer in developing acquisition strategies.Desired Qualifications Certified Professional Contracts Manager (CPCM).Former Government Contracting Officer who held an Unlimited Warrant.Current US Customs and Border Protection Background Investigation; and,Program Management Profession (PMP) or equivalent certification.US Citizen and DHS active BIWorking Conditions Primarily in an office environment. Will be expected to travel as needed to company subsidiaries, as well as to potential acquires to conduct due diligence. Periodic weekend or evening work is expected. Physical Requirements The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Benefits GCubed offers the following benefits to full time employees: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Company Paid Life Insurance, Short Term & Long-Term Disability, Flexible Spending Account, 401k Retirement Savings Plan with Company Match, Tuition and Professional Development Assistance, 529 College Savings Plan. Tricare Supplement Insurance. EEO Statement GCubed, Inc. does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor. GCubed, Inc. offers specialized IT services to various government agencies and departments. We pride ourselves on employing exceptional individuals who excel and are passionate about their work.