Come join our team! Highlight Technologies is looking for an Acquisition/Contract professional to provide contract acquisition support to our Department of Defense customer. This individual will work on-site within the Office of the CIO at Ft. Belvoir and will work among program and contract staff to support our Government Program Manager. Duties will include assisting program and project managers in the developing statements of work, purchasing requests and technical evaluation plans. This assistance includes, but may not be limited to, researching and advising on acquisition regulations and policies, advising on pros and cons of alternative acquisition approaches, advising on format and style of acquisition documents and reviewing draft documents for compliance and completeness.
The ideal candidate will have a Secret Clearance although Top Secret is preferred. The individual must have a Bachelor’s Degree and at least two years of experience performing the duties mentioned above. The candidate must have DOD Contract and Acquisition support experience/knowledge of federal and agency laws, regulations, and procedures.(i.e. FAR) as well as knowledge of contract administration principles and the practices to monitor and modify contract performance, including review of CDRLS and invoices, contract Period of Performance (PoP). The ideal candidate will have experience in providing market research/understanding of government-wide acquisition contracts (GWACs), federal supply schedules (FSSs), FedBizOpps(FBO) and other contract vehicles and experience supporting acquisition/contract types to include multiple award contract vehicles and different contracting structures (e.g. Cost Reimbursement, Fixed-Price, Grants and Other Transactions.