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Vacancy Details

Grade: 13

No questions specified.

Grade: All Grades

1 I certify, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all the information submitted by me with my application for employment is true, complete, and made in good faith, and that I have truthfully and accurately represented my work experience, knowledge, skills, abilities and education (degrees, accomplishments, etc.). I understand that the information provided may be investigated and or verified through reference checks. I understand that misrepresenting my experience or education, or providing false or fraudulent information in or with my application may be grounds for not hiring me or for firing me after I begin work. I also understand that false or fraudulent statements may be punishable by fine or imprisonment (18 U.S.C. 1001). Answer to this question is required
  • I have read and understand this information and attest that, to the best of my knowledge, the information I have provided is true and complete.
  • I have read and understand this information and do not wish to continue the application process.
2 Knowledge of Federal contracting laws, regulations, principles, policies, and procedures to develop and issue solicitations and contracts.**

Applied knowledge of Federal contracting laws, regulations and policies to perform all aspects of contracting transactions, from initiation to recommendation for award. Answer to this question is required
  • Completed all aspects of contracting transactions to procure items and services with specialized or unique requirements.
  • Supplied technical directions to a team responsible for completing all aspects of contracting transactions to procure items and services.
  • Completed all aspects of contracting transactions to procure items and services where standard contracting methods were used.
  • None of the above.
3 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
4 Ability to research, analyze, and interpret Federal contracting laws, regulations, principles, and policies.**

Researched, analyzed, and interpreted Federal contracting laws, regulations, and policies and used analytical methods to assess and analyze Federal contracts. Answer to this question is required
  • Researched, analyzed, and interpreted various issues and topics, including Federal contracting laws and regulations, using various methods and applied it to the analysis of complex Federal contracts.
  • Researched, analyzed, and interpreted various issues and topics, including Federal contracting laws and regulations, using various methods and applied it to the analysis of complex Federal contracts AND commercial business practices.
  • Researched Federal contracting laws and regulations and applied analytical methods related to Federal contracts.
  • None of the above.
5 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
6 Ability to solicit, negotiate, and monitor contracts.**

The ability to negotiate and monitor contracts with vendors. This includes the ability to 1) define necessary work, 2) solicit, and 3) analyze proposals, 4) make recommendations for vendor selection, 5) finalize contract terms, and 6) initiate contract revisions to satisfy evolving program requirements. This also includes 7) the ability to oversee contractor activities and 8) ensure contract requirements are met and all activities are performed in compliance with contract terms. Answer to this question is required
  • Performed ALL of the above when soliciting, negotiating, and monitoring contracts for unusual and complex services and supplies using a broad range of contract types and procurement methods.
  • Performed ALL of the above when soliciting, negotiating, and monitoring contracts for specialized for services and supplies using various contract types and methods.
  • Performed ALL of the above when soliciting, negotiating, and monitoring contracts for standard commercial off-the-shelf services and supplies.
  • None of the above.
7 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
8 Ability to lead a team.

The ability to assess and instruct team members and recommend relevant and appropriate training. This includes the ability to: 1) review the work of team members for compliance with legal, regulatory, and procedural requirements and best practices; 2) plan, prioritize, and balance team projects or assignments to accomplish work in a timely manner; and 3) serve as an advisor to program officials in procurement planning, and advising clients on effective strategies to achieve their needs. Answer to this question is required
  • Performed ALL of the above while instructing and advising a team on acquisition policies and procedures, competition, contract formation and ordering. Led a team in accomplishment of complex, sensitive project objectives with significant importance for fulfillment of unit objectives.
  • Performed ALL of the above while instructing and advising staff on acquisition policies and procedures, competition, contract formation and ordering. Led staff in accomplishment of complex, sensitive project objectives with significant importance for fulfillment of an agency or organizational mission.
  • Provided key support in ensuring team accomplishment of project objectives related to acquisition policies and procedures, competition, contract formation and ordering.
  • None of the above.
9 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
10 Ability to communicate in writing.

Drafted clear, accurate, and complete written materials following basic rules of spelling, grammar, and punctuation in materials such as 1) negotiation summary, 2) cost/price analyses, 3) statement of facts, and 4) correspondence. Answer to this question is required
  • Prepared TWO of the above documents, including 1) negotiation summary.
  • Independently prepared ALL of the above documents.
  • Prepared THREE or more of the above documents, including 1) negotiation summary.
  • None of the above.
11 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
12 How did you hear about this job opening? (You may select multiple responses.) Answer to this question is required
  • Congressional Referral
  • Academic Journal
  • Newspaper
  • LATPRO
  • Diversity Jobs
  • HACE
  • USAJOBS
  • Personal Reference
  • Other
13 If you have heard about this position from another source other than those listed above, please indicate the source. Maximum length of 50 characters.