Contracting Support (L2) in Washington, DC at KaiHonua

Date Posted: 11/20/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Position/Job Title: Contracting Support II

Work Location: Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, DC

Job Summary:

KaiHonua, LLC is actively seeking to fill our open Contracting Support II position. The candidate shall provide operations and executive assistance support for the Contracts division. This contract provides acquisition support to the projects managed by the Department of the Air Force Rapid Capabilities Office (DAF RCO) which include advanced combat system acquisition and sustainment activities of interest to the Department of the Air Force (DAF). Many of these projects are critically needed national security capabilities developed on aggressive schedules with demanding performance requirements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (Not listed in order of importance; other duties may be assigned) and must be able to perform the following with minimal guidance:

  • Planning and managing acquisitions for a variety of products and services for the contracts division.
  • Provide cradle-to-grave contract support, such as conducting market research, preparing solicitation documentation (pre and post award), reviewing proposals for compliance, performing cost/price evaluations, assisting with negotiating positions, reviewing and processing invoices.
  • Assist in developing acquisition strategies, including determination of contract method/type.
  • Perform contract administration, including, but not limited to maintaining contract file folders and preparing contract modification.
  • Assist the Contracting Officer in the oversight of contract performance.
  • Possess extensive knowledge of contracting for a variety of products and services for major systems, research and development (R&D), and/or complex programs using a wide range of contracting methodologies such as negotiated contract and commercial acquisition procedures in accordance with the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations (DFAR), Air Force Acquisition Regulations (AFFARS), and other applicable supplements.
  • Possess expertise in managing contract actions from conception to implementation.
  • Possess extensive experience in performing source selections, cost or price analysis, negotiations, and preparation of related contract documentation in accordance with directives and policies.
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience/Skills Required:

  • Minimum of five (5) years of relevant DoD/IC or relevant industry work experience
  • Bachelors of Arts/Bachelors of Science (BA/BS) degree
  • Personnel shall, with limited technical guidance, assist, advise, and perform tasks by employing knowledge or experience to develop and implement solutions to diverse, complex problems
  • Must be a US citizen

Physical Requirements:

Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods of time.  Position may require typing and reading from a computer screen.  Must have enough mobility, including but not limited to bending, reaching, and kneeling to complete daily duties in a timely and efficient manner.  May include lifting weight up to thirty (30) pounds, as necessary.  

Security Clearance:

DoD active security clearance may be required at a high-level security. Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Benefits:

KaiHonua, LLC offers a comprehensive benefits package including Paid Time Off, a matching retirement program, and competitive salaries that commensurate with skills and experience.  For more information about our company, please visit our website at www.kaihonua.com.

Company Summary

Headquartered in Hawaii, KaiHonua, LLC is an SBA Certified NHO 8(a) Small Business specializing in global information technology and offering professional solutions in IT Design & Installation, Cybersecurity Engineering & Support, Application Integration & Development, Software & Hardware Engineering, Network & Systems Management, Information Systems Security, and Business Management Services.

Leveraging over 30 years of providing IT services to the federal & commercial market with projects located around the world, our team possesses innovative expertise in the development of a wide range of technology solutions.  KaiHonua, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.

Our service commitment is simple - "Quality IT Solutions... On Time & On Budget."

KaiHonua, LLC reserves the right to change or modify job duties and assignments at any time.  The above job description is not all encompassing.  Positions functions and qualifications may vary depending on business needs.

KaiHonua, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants based on race, color, creed, religion, medical condition, legally protected genetic information, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition), sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status or legally protected characteristics.