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Junior Contract Specialist DARPA

Junior Contract Specialist DARPA

# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-VA-Arlington
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Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Overview

CAMRIS International is an international development and research firm that realizes innovative solutions to health and development challenges through high-quality, cost-effective program and research management services. With experience working in more than 80 countries, we combine our proven systems with today’s most effective, evidence-based best practices to improve the lives of people around the world. We apply a customized, customer-centric, cost-effective business approach to offer greater value to our clients and challenge the way things have always been done in our field.

 

CAMRIS clients include U.S. government agencies and multilateral and private organizations. Our core practice areas include public health, agriculture and food security, economic development, education, environment, humanitarian assistance, democracy and governance, and medical research.

 

CAMIRS seeks candidates for the upcoming Technical and Analytical Support Services (TASS) IDIQ with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). The purpose of the contract is to provide high-level advisory and assistance services to support DARPA’s mission: “to create breakthrough technologies for national security by making pivotal investments in new technology-driven ideas for the United States.”

Responsibilities

Experience: 

  • minimum 1 year specialized experience.
  • Examples of Specialized Contracting Experience: developing, preparing terms and conditions in proposals related to the award of contracts.
  • Negotiating and awarding contracts, contract modifications, and/or subcontracts.
  • Participation in negotiating, awarding, or administering contracts, or the analysis of procurement policies and procedures.
  • Administering the terms and conditions of contracts, including such aspects as preparing contract modifications, evaluation of performance under the contract, and contract termination.
  • Analyzing proposed prices or costs, including such aspects as evaluating technical and audit reports, forecasting price trends, evaluating economic factors, estimating production.
  • Efficiencies and evaluating methods of allocating cost through various types of overhead and general and administrative expense. Formulating policies and procedures for the acquisition of goods or services, participating in procurement management reviews and contract clearance, or developing positions on claims and protests related to contracts.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

Qualifications

Education:

Bachelors degree; either a major in or 24 semester equivalent hours in any of the following fields: accounting, business, finance, law, contracts, purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, quantitative methods or organization and management is preferred or 1 year of specialized experienced