Contract Specialist (Contracting) (Vicksburg, MS)
This position is part of the Army Fellows Program and is a CIVILIAN position with the Department of the Army.
The Army Fellows Program use your talent as a federal civilian employee to make a positive difference, to make an impact on the world. The Army Fellows Program is a two-year fellowship as a federal civilian. We hire fellows as permanent, full time employees with full pay and benefits and guarantee placement after the fellowship for those who meet requirements.
We are seeking driven, high-performing teammates, and we will provide opportunities to apply your talent to make a positive difference through meaningful work. You’ll also learn and grow through a structured but flexible two-year developmental program that accounts for your existing knowledge, skills, behaviors, and preferences and for your career field’s professional competencies.
In this role you will,
- Assist with negotiating and awarding contracts, contract modifications, and/or subcontracts.
- Assist with administering the terms and conditions of contracts.
- Assist with analyzing the proposed prices and costs.
- Assist with formulating policies and procedures for the acquisition of goods or services.
- Prepare contractual documentation for reviews.