permanent ( open to all ) Lead Contract Specialist (Vacancy #: VAR000595)

  • Opening Date: September 14, 2018
  • Closing Date: October 15, 2018
  • OPM Control Number: 510767800
  • Vacancy Number: VAR000595
  • LC Organization Unit: Office of the Chief Operating Officer
  • Grade: GS-13
  • Series: 1102
  • Minimum Salary: $96,970.00
  • Maximum Salary: $126,062.00
  • Availability: Open to All

As a contract specialist at the Library, you will have the opportunity to work with leaders in their fields to understand and help them fulfill of their needs through contractual relationships. You will research and provide guidance on complex issues such as contract structure, negotiation strategies, and performance management in support of your clients’ missions. You will have the opportunity to apply the knowledge you gain to negotiate meaningful and effective contracts for a broad spectrum of your clients’ needs, applying your knowledge of law and business practices to a broad range of actions and establish and maintain client confidence and trust. You will support, coach, and lead your team members in the consistent and effective application of integrity, honesty, and tact in all of the dealings within your portfolio. You will execute all aspects of contracting transactions: from working with clients to develop and refine their needs through evaluation, negotiation, and selection of contractors for a dynamic range of supplies and specialized services.

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