permanent ( library employees only ) Acquisitions and Vendor Management Specialist (Vacancy#: VAR001335)

  • Opening Date: September 15, 2020
  • Closing Date: September 29, 2020
  • OPM Control Number: 578817300
  • Vacancy Number: VAR001335
  • LC Organization Unit: Office of the Chief Operating Officer
  • Grade: GS-13
  • Series: 1101
  • Minimum Salary: $102,663.00
  • Maximum Salary: $133,465.00
  • Availability: Library Employees Only

The primary purpose of this position is to provide Contracting Officers’ Representative (COR) support in the Office of the Chief Operating Officer (OCOO), Security and Emergency Preparedness Directorate (SEPD) of the Library of Congress. The incumbent manages vendor contracts, related to the planning, development, and delivery of goods and services, of low to moderate complexity and risk and where selection involves trade-offs among non-price factors. The incumbent interacts with SEPD management, internal and external stakeholders, business and systems analysts, IT specialists, contractors, and others to ensure delivery of contracted services within scope, time, and cost constraints. The incumbent provides acquisition planning, contract performance monitoring, vendor management, and contracting research and analysis. Conducts special projects and studies, either individually, as a participant on committees or working groups. Serves as a liaison with the Library of Congress’ Contracting Office for assigned procurement actions.

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