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Job #: R-00009980
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Procurement
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Corporate

Job Description:

Leidos has a career opening for a Senior Procurement Compliance Specialist in the Corporate Contracts & Subcontracts Organization located in Reston, VA.

Positon Summary:
The successful candidate will use his or her domain expertise in US Federal, state and local and commercial contracting practices to maintain Leidos' Policies and Procedures. This role is directly influential in maintaining the Government Approved Purchasing System and will require experience creating and reviewing files which are compliant with the various regulations and contract requirements that govern Leidos' business. The position will be required to support various enterprise projects and initiatives. Some travel required.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Monitor, audit and evaluate procurement practices and artifacts across the company to ensure compliance with respective policies, practices and standards.
• Seek, recommend, and implement improvements to the Procurement process.
• Assist in administering Leidos' Procurement Self-Assessment program including monitoring compliance trends; including developing, maintaining, and delivering procurement training.
• Support government (e.g., DCMA, DCAA, etc.) inquiries related to Procurement documentation and/or processes including assist in the preparation for Government-conducted Contractor Purchasing System Reviews (CPSRs) and, as directed, take appropriate steps to ensure that the company maintains an "approved" Purchasing System rating.
• Help ensure that Procurement operates ethically and in strict compliance with government procurement regulations and law.
• Stay abreast of new trends and innovations in the field of procurement compliance and recommend process improvements of procurement compliance policies, procedures.
• Interface with Procurement management and staff along with line operational managers.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
• Bachelor's degree; and a minimum of 8 years' experience in subcontracts management in the US Federal contracting environment.
• Advanced knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR)/ Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations (DFAR)/ and other agency FAR supplements.
• Experience working in a CPSR-compliant purchasing system.
• Experience reviewing files in compliance with the DCMA CPSR requirements.
• Ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.
• Possess effective communication and writing skills.
• Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
• Deltek/CostPoint experience as plus.
• Ability to comfortably speak in public.
• NCMA certification in Contract Management or similar.
• SharePoint Administration.

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Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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