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Contract Specialist

Job Order ID:718
Number of Positions:8
Job Location:N/AMississippi
Job Function:

Individuals must have a strong  procurement background.


  1. Solicits bids to procure a variety of required goods and services and negotiates and administers contracts.
  2. Assists with contract termination procedures.
  3. Performs basic analyses for firm fixed-price or similar contracts.
  4. Conducts basic procurement procedures and techniques.
  5. Performs commonly used contracting methods and contract types related to pre-award, post-award and/or price/cost analysis functions to perform well-defined and precedent contract actions.
  6. Analyzes business practices and market conditions to evaluate bid responsiveness, contractor responsibility and contractor performance.
  7. Solicits sources of supply and analyzes prices, discount rates, delivery dates, transportation charges, previous performance, commitments and indications of financial responsibility and recommends the most advantageous offer.
Job Requirement:
  1. Bachelor’s degree in finance, business administration or related field, or  six   years of contract experience.
  2. At least  three years of experience in professional procurement and contracting, which includes the drafting of complex contracts, including provisions, and solicitation documents. Possession of a directly related post-graduate degree may be substituted for one of the two years of required experience.
  3. Preferred to have nuclear industry contract  experience and safety related contract experience