permanent ( current and former federal employees only ) Contract Specialist (Vacancy #: VAR000643)

  • Opening Date: November 8, 2018
  • Closing Date: December 10, 2018
  • OPM Control Number: 516364200
  • Vacancy Number: VAR000643
  • LC Organization Unit: Office of the Chief Operating Officer
  • LC Organization Unit - Specific Office: FEDLINK
  • Grade: GS-13
  • Series: 1102
  • Minimum Salary: $96,970.00
  • Maximum Salary: $126,062.00
  • Availability: Current and Former Federal Employees Only

This position is located in the Library of Congress’ Federal Library and Information Network (FEDLINK).The incumbent will function as a warranted Contract Officer, providing support to the Supervisory Contract Specialist of FEDLINK, the various library service units and other Legislative Branch agencies. The incumbent plans, drafts, negotiates, and awards contracts; engages in contract administration activities for highly specialized procurements; instructs and advises clients and staff in acquisition policies and procedures including requirements development, market research, competition, cost and price analysis, negotiation, contract formation, and ordering. The incumbent evaluates proposals and performs contract termination.

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