1 month ago

The Contract Specialist I functions in a junior capacity. Supports acquisition/contracting staff by providing entry-level support for the entire acquisition life-cycle. Specific duties may include support with, including market research and recommending procurement strategy: acquisition document development, including cost/price estimates, quality assurance surveillance plans, statements of work, synopses, solicitations, price negotiation memoranda, and contract closeout assistance.  


  • Support with acquisition planning.
  • Market research
  • Recommending procurement strategy
  • Acquisition document development
  • Cost/price estimates, quality assurance surveillance plans, and
  • Statements of work, synopses, solicitations, and price negotiations
  • Contract closeout assistance
  • Prepare and edit contracts between the company and potential clients.


  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field.
  • A minimum of 1-2 years of experience in a similar role.
  • At least 1 year of legal experience with contract language, budget development and negotiations
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work with internal and external customers/vendors to meet project-specific goals
  • Interacts with the site, clients and other functional areas as secondary project contact for contracting issues and questions
  • Outstanding negotiation and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to resolve client complaints and concerns.

This position is for full-time employment. With a potential start date of October 28th. 
All hires will be on a 90-day probation period, after the 90 days we will hire them specifically for this one opportunity which has 1 base year plus 4 option years. Candidates will work a 40- hour week with a standard day from 8:30 am – 5:30 pm with standard government holidays.