Martek Global Svc Inc Contract Specialist III (Secret Clerance) in Quantico, Virginia

Martek Global Services, Inc. (Martek) is a Professional Services company headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland with an additional office in Huntsville, Alabama allowing us to be strategically structured to reinforce our nationwide support services. For over two decades our experience and dedication to customer service has been unparalleled as we continue to service many of our original customers from 21 years ago. From the beginning, Martek has established a solid reputation by seamlessly delivering solutions that have consistently exceeded both our commercial and government customers expectations. These successes have been contributed to over 20 federal agencies/bureaus in over 200 cities in 40 states whose awards and testimonials have recognized our high level of service and dedication to our customers mission and goals.Martek has been awarded several long-term Federal contracts to provide a wide range of Acquisition talent. We are currently looking for 2 Contract Specialist III profiles with Active Secret Clearances, such as former or retired: GS-1102s, military equivalents, or any individual with the required specialized training and experiences out lined below and who also has the ability to manage a rigorous workload for our busy clients. In exchange for the right candidate, you will be rewarded with a well-paid, fully benefited and an exciting opportunity.Job Description:General RequirementsThe Contract Specialist III provides acquisition and contract management support services to the Defense Security Service. The job-site for this position is at a remote location and not Marteks corporate office, therefore the Contract Specialist III is required to practice independent judgment and discretion with all job related functions performed at all times. This position requires the involvement of sensitive customer matters, data, insight and task that are of significant value to our customers mission and goals. As such, the Contract Specialist III is required to complete a Non-Disclosure Agreement and Non-Compete Agreements for Martek and its customer. They provide knowledge of Federal contracting law, regulation, policies and precedents, and related principles, policies and procedures to plan, lead, review, or audit the most complex procurement functions. They must be skilled in technical and coordinative activities sufficient to lead work on a variety of highly complex procurement and contractual processes or reviews. They must possess a familiarity with business practices and market conditions sufficient to evaluate bid responsiveness, contractor responsibility and contractor performance. The Contract Specialist III provides the full range of procurement related support services, except for making determinations, executing awards/modifications and any approval actions, in support of AQDs acquisition services activities.Responsibilities and DutiesThe Contract Specialist III provides efficient and cost effective acquisition and contract management support services for the requirements described below ensuring professional communication during support of all assigned tasks. The Contract Specialist III ensure all work is completed in accordance with the FAR, DFARS, and DOD local Policy during support of all assigned tasks. These duties include, but are not limited to, the following:Pre-Solicitation Support: Provide pre-solicitation advice, recommendations, and document support for multiple assigned acquisition requirements through the presolicitation phase. Update the AQ Workload Tracker on a daily basis for all assigned actions.Performance Work Statements/Statements of Work/Specifications/Requirements Documents: Assist in preparing pre-award PWS, Statements of Work (SOW), Statements of Objective (SOO), and other requirements documents. This effort includes assisting program offices in researching and drafting specifications and standards, including developing performance measures, providing consultation and recommendations; coo