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Contract Specialist

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State Of North Carolina Raleigh , NC 27611

Posted 2 months ago

Description of Work

The Contract Specialist is responsible for independently developing and preparing solicitations and contract documents, including Request for Proposals (RFPs), Request for Quotes (RFQs), Invitation for Bids (IFB), Memorandum of Agreements (MOAs), Contracts and Contract Amendments, as required, for a range of complex requirements, including professional services, commodities and equipment. Additional job responsibilities include:

  • Assisting customers in navigating the procurement process;

  • Ensuring solicitation documents are developed in accordance with established Federal and State laws and rules, including the NC General Statues and Administrative Codes;

  • Creating and documenting proposal evaluation criteria;

  • Assisting in organizing meetings with evaluation committee members;

  • Preparing award recommendation documentation;

  • Negotiating with potential vendor.

Salary Grade GN12 Recruitment Range $46,203 - $73,924

Position #60037742

About the Office of Procurement, Contracts, & Grants

The Office of Procurement and Contract Services (OPCS) provides training, guidance, research, compliance reviews, reporting, and operational assistance to all of the DHHS divisions, offices, and healthcare facilities so that their financial and program capacities are maximized through effective procurement and contracting. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies

  • Working knowledge and experience of the State's E-Procurement System (Ariba) or other procurement software functionality;

  • Working knowledge, experience and understanding of State government purchasing rules, policies and procedures;

  • Proven ability to analyze, resolve problems and interpret policies and procedures;

  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills;

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written;

  • Proven ability to adapt to various computer software programs;

  • Completion of the NC Contract training program within one year of hire is required

Management prefers candidates with the following:

Prefers professional certifications from the NCMA (National Contract Management Association) for a CPCM (Certified Professional Contracts Manager) or from ISM (Institute for Supply Management) for a CPSM. (Certified Professional in Supply Management) or individuals that have an active C.P.M. (Certified Purchasing Manager) certification or NIGP (National Institute Government Purchasing) for a CPPO (Certified Public Procurement Officer). Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

Bachelor's Degree in Business or related area from an appropriately accredited institution and 2 years of progressive procurement or contract administration experience,

  • OR-

An equivalent combination of education and experience.

Completion of the NC Contract training program within one year of hire is required.

Supplemental and Contact Information

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account. You will either receive a call to schedule an interview or an email notifying when the job has been filled.

For technical issues with your applications, please call the NEOGOV Help Line at 855-524-5627. Applicants will be communicated with, via email only, for updates on the status of their application. If there are any questions about this posting other than your application status, please contact HR at 919-855-3477.


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Contract Specialist

Expired Job

State Of North Carolina