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Contract Specialist at Defense Logistics Agency

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Employer: Defense Logistics Agency

Expires: 03/31/2020

DutiesSummaryAs a Contract Specialist GS-1102-07,selected applicants will serve in an entry-level position in the DLA Pathways to Career Excellence (PaCE) Program performing a series of progressively more responsible Contract Specialist functions, along with on-the-job (OJT) training.ResponsibilitiesAs a Contract Specialist GS-1102-07 your duties generally will be performed in a developmental capacity under the guidance of a higher graded specialist or supervisor and will include, but may not be limited to:Procuring items awarded through formal advertising and/or through use of negotiation techniques;Reviewing requisitions to determine that proper specifications or purchase descriptions are included in solicitation documents;Considering financial responsibility of suppliers by evaluating contract performance on previous contracts;Reviewing solicitations and amendments for adequacy and completeness; and,Monitoring vendor performance for compliance with terms and conditions of the award.