Government Contracts Specialist Jobs

Government Contracts Specialist Job Overview

The job of a government contracts specialist is to read, review, negotiate and make decisions about any contracts that the government branch they work with are considering entering into. It is the contract specialist's job to understand all contracts and to ensure that they comply with the best interests and the policies of their institution. If there are parts of the contract that the contracts specialist is concerned about, they work with the company to amend the contract to meet the interests of both parties, but particularly the institution she works for.
A Government contract specialists also writes contracts for their own institution, and they are consulted when there is a breach of contract. They may write new contracts using existing contracts as a template, or they may write them from scratch. If ever there is a problem, the contract specialist reviews the contracts and seeks ways to resolve the problem.

Government Contracts Specialist Education Requirements

Government contracts specialists are generally required to have a bachelor's degree in a field such as accounting, contract law or contract negotiations though it may be possible for some to find government contracts specialist jobs with several years of work experience in a related field. Candidates seeking government contracts specialist jobs should ideally have three to five years of work experience in related fields, which they can gain by being a legal assistant or paralegal.

Government Contract Specialist Job Market

The job market for government contract specialist jobs is expected to stay stable over the coming years with neither a large increase or decrease in the number of available jobs. Individuals interested in this job are likely to see increasingly complex contracts, however, so applicants with additional years of education and experience will be preferred.

Government Contract Specialist Salary

The average salary for government contracts specialists is $70,711 though the amount that an individual contract specialist will make can vary from $52,000 to $105,557, depending on factors such as job experience and location.

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Billing Specialist JOB SUMMARY: As a member of the Finance and Accounting team, the Billing Specialist will perform all necessary activities related to the billing process to ensure timely and accurate bills are issued to customers. This includes the collection, evaluation, review, and reconciliation of billing data for each billing period, the preparation and submission of invoices, and managem...
Duraline has an immediate need to hire a Inside Sales Specialist for Government Contracts. Duraline sells to Navy, Army, Air Force, Shipyard, Shipbuilding and other government entities thru RFQ contract bids and awards. Responsibilities include: Provide advice to management and local office personnel both domestic and international on United States Government, state and local contracts, laws, ru...
SURVICE Engineering is seeking a Contracts/Pricing Specialist to work directly and proactively with the Contracts Manager, and other members of the Contracts Group. The Contracts/Pricing Specialist will manage Federal Government contracts and subcontract agreements and will be responsible for cradle-to-grave contracts administration, including monitoring of all contract requirements and deliverabl...
Our client, a "Fortune 50" company with offices in Reston, VA, is searching for a Government Billing Specialist. Responsibilities of the position include billing and collection activities for Federal, State and Commercial clients and preparation of closeout packages for Federal contracts. They are presently utilizing Deltek Costpoint software. This position will transition from a consultant posit...
Job Overview: This position will be part of an innovative program changing the model for health care delivery. The Partner Outcomes and Relationships Specialist is a member of Horizon Healthcare Innovations (HHI) Clinical Innovation team, and supports the Manager, Partner Contracting, Outcomes and Relationships for the on-going assessment and support of pilot practices. The primary role of Partne...
Procurement Specialist needed for a Government Contractor in Pennsylvania. Apply now to be considered for this great opportunity. Responsibilities for the Procurement Specialist Develop and manage supplier relationships with qualified suppliers to support current and anticipated material requirements. Lead supplier negotiations and assess supplier performance for all purchased components in in ...
Molina Healthcare Inc Sacramento, CA
Job Summary Coordinate and help lead Molina Healthcare Government Contracts department’s activities including but not limited to government healthcare programs planning and research, ensuring plan meets contractual and regulatory requirements, preparing documents for regulatory filings, reviewing plan submissions for quality and accuracy, and providing staff education and training on program requ...
Company Overview: Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean (excluding Mexico) markets. With approximately $31 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2014† and is one of Fortune Magazin...
Sumter County Government BOCC Houston, TX
Job Description: Procurement and Contracts Specialist - Office of Management & Budget - Sumter County Government This position is recruited and staffed under Source 2 - Not Sumter County GENERAL DESCRIPTION: This is highly responsible procurement, contract, and grant administration position. This position is responsible for ensuring the achievement of contract administration and contract compl...
Experienced Contract Specialist with experience in government contracts, subcontracts and negotiation including familiarity with various agency regulatory requirements; must be detail oriented, comfortable with decision making, and have the ability to work independently on multiple projects. Position Description PARC is seeking to add a Contracts Specialist to our Public Sector Operations team t...
Company Overview: Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean (excluding Mexico) markets. With approximately $31 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2014 and is one of Fortune Magazine'...
Molina Healthcare Inc Bothell, WA
Job Summary Coordinate and help lead Molina Healthcare Government Contracts department’s activities including but not limited to government healthcare programs planning and research, ensuring plan meets contractual and regulatory requirements, preparing documents for regulatory filings, reviewing plan submissions for quality and accuracy, and providing staff education and training on program requ...
Thomson Reuters Philadelphia, PA
Description The Sr. Government Contract Specialist (Administration & Compliance) reports to the VP of Global Sales Operations. The position is responsible for federal and state contract administration and compliance. The position will oversee administration and compliance efforts relating to key federal schedule contracts and negotiated agency contracts, such as GSA and FEDLINK, and will also ove...
McGladrey Vienna, VA
Consulting Manager - Government Contracting Specialist - Transaction Advisory Services Location: McLean, VA or Baltimore, MD, US McGladrey's Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) group is looking for a Consulting Manager withGovernment Contract auditing experience to be based in our McLean, VA or Baltimore, MD office. The TAS Manager works closely with our clients we serve, Directors and other tea...
McGladrey Baltimore, MD
Consulting Manager: Government Contracting Specialist - Transaction Advisory Services Location: Vienna, VA or Baltimore, MD, US McGladrey's Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) group is looking for a Consulting Manager (Government Contracts Specialist) to be based in our McLean, VA or Baltimore, MD office. The TAS Manager works closely with our clients we serve, Directors and other team members t...
Managing Director, Aerospace, Defense & Government Contracting This role can be based in our Washington D.C., McLean, VA, or Bethesda, MD offices ABOUT THE COMPANY: FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment.  With more than 4,200 professio...
Summary As a part of our global expansion, we're seeking a dynamic and ambitious Business Development Manager (BDM) to hunt down new business opportunities within the US Federal and Canadian government sector and take prospects through our sales process. As a BDM, you will build and maintain a sales pipeline by initiating sales calls, qualifying leads, conducting meetings and product demonstratio...
Job Summary Responsible the administration and maintenance of multiple committee and workgroup report documentation under the general supervision of the Director of Government Contracts. Responsible for the management of multiple databases, and SharePoint site management, including document assessments, data integrity and validation audits. Responsible for report coordination and regulatory filing...
Molina Healthcare Inc Bothell, WA
Job Summary Responsible the administration and maintenance of multiple committee and workgroup report documentation under the general supervision of the Director of Government Contracts. Responsible for the management of multiple databases, and SharePoint site management, including document assessments, data integrity and validation audits. Responsible for report coordination and regulatory filin...
Role Summary/Purpose Government Contracts Director will work closely with government account managers, commercial product sales specialist, region account communities and GE Government customers to improve financial and operational performance, improve clinical outcomes, develop service line strategies, improve management decision-making, and enhance patient/customer experiences. Essential Respo...

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