Federal - Procurement Specialist - REMOTE
Organization: Accenture Federal ServicesLocation: RemoteWe are:Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, VA, San Antonio, TX, and St. Louis, MO. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.We believe that great outcomes are everything. Its what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the worlds leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fastthe first time. So you can deliver what matters most.Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nations priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.You are:A Procurement Specialist who will be responsible for performing the full suite of buying activities for hardware/software and other tangible property acquisitions duties for technically and administratively complex contracts of all types.The work
- Assess risk and initiate action to mitigate risk at all phases of procurement
- Prepare RFPs tailored to specific requirements; evaluate vendor proposals, develop negotiation strategy in concert with Program Managers, and lead negotiations
- Provide advice and support to Program Managers and Cost Estimators in developing proposals, including developing Basis of Estimates (BOEs)
- Provide advice and support in developing contract documents; source selection criteria and performing source selections
- Provide guidance on financial and contractual matters pertaining to contracts
- Independently conceive of and lead special projects and process improvement activities with organization-wide impactLI-Remote
Here's what you need
- U.S. Citizenship Required
- Bachelors degree
- 2 years Procurement experience, to include federal purchasing experience
- Experience as a buyer or in vendor management
Bonus points if you have
- CPSR experience
- CostPoint or similar purchasing software experience
Compensation for roles at Accenture Federal Services varies depending on a wide array of factors including but not limited to the specific office location, role, skill set and level of experience.As required by local law, Accenture Federal Services provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in California, Colorado, New York City or Washington as set forth below and information on benefits offered is here. (https://www.accenture.com/us-en/careers/your-future-rewards-benefits)
Role Location: Range of Starting Pay for role
New York City: $85,000-$119,200
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