The Arcanum Group JOURNEYMAN CONTRACT SUPPORT SPECIALIST in Indianapolis, Indiana
The Arcanum Group is seeking a Journeyman Contract Support Specialist in Indianapolis, IN. This position will be responsible for cradle to grave procurement activities involving the solicitation, evaluation, negotiation and assistance with awards and termination of contracts for the procurement of supplies and services in support of Federal Government acquisitions. The successful candidate will have prior Federal contracting experience with and/or knowledge of the FAR.
Solicits, evaluates, and negotiates contracts on behalf of the Veterans Affairs for furnishing products, services, and construction.
Researches, analyzes and reviews all applicable policies, guidance and regulations to make contracting recommendations to support the customer and the Government Contracting in their decision-making.
Provides procurement assistance, advice, and guidance to the customer as requested.
Advises acquisition team as needed on price, cost, and/or financial related matters throughout the development of sourcing strategies and throughout the solicitation, evaluation, negotiation, and award of contractual actions for supplies and services.
Provides cost and price analysis recommendations as requested regarding independent government estimates to determine price reasonableness.
Recommends business solutions to day-to-day contractual challenges.
Performs acquisition strategy planning, requirements review and Performance Work Statement (PWS)/Statement of Work (SOW) development in collaboration with customers, source selection support, synopsis and solicitation development, preparing mandatory contract file documentation, contract management and administration.
Prepares contract files and electronic documents.
A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
Four years of providing government agency contract administration and procurement experience that includes documented experience in Federal government acquisitions and working knowledge of FAR and/or VAAR based procurements
Must be efficient in using all Microsoft Office applications and be experienced in using an electronic procurement contract writing system to generate solicitations, contracts and modifications
We are committed to our employees and take care of the by offering a competitive salary and a full benefits package beginning on their first day of employment with us. Our benefits package includes: medical, dental, vision, short term disability, long term disability, and life insurance as well as tuition reimbursement availability and 401(k) savings options
As a veteran-owned business, we are dedicated to investing in the future of veteran's through our "Hire Vets First" policy which gives preference to U.S. military veterans and their families. We support the Department of Veteran's Affairs by providing people who work to ensure that veterans receive the care they need.
We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status