Junior Acquisitions Specialist

Acquistions Washington, District Of Columbia


Chevo is hiring a Junior Acquisitions Specialist to join our expanding firm. This position provides the opportunity for significant client interaction by learning the client’s business better than they know it and to become a trusted advisor.  Ideal candidates will demonstrate versatility in understanding and performing work related to Federal Acquisitions Support. The location is Washington, DC and is metro accessible.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide end to end acquisition support for a Component Level DHS Organization
    • Acquisition Investment Review and Approval Support
    • Acquisition Management Strategic Planning Support
    • Acquisition Pre/Post Award Contract Support

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree and 2-5 years of experience
  • Experience in one or more of the following:
    • Acquisition Investment Review and Approval Support
      • Expert knowledge of Acquisition Lifecycle Framework (ALF) documentation
      • Assisting client acquisition programs in Acquisition Decision Events (ADE)
      • Developing briefing and program status updates
    • Acquisition Strategic Planning Support
      • Strategic acquisition planning experience
      • Forecasting and prioritizing upcoming procurement actions
      • Mapping program requirements to strategic goals
      • Identifying recommended process improvements
    • Acquisition Pre/Post Award Contract Support
      • Developing program requirements
      • Determining appropriate contract structures, contract types, performance metrics, etc.
      • Performing market research
      • Supporting development of acquisition documents
      • Supporting development of SOW, SOO, or PWS
      • Providing competitive sourcing support (e.g., A-76 studies, strategic sourcing studies, etc.)
      • Supporting the development of Standard Operating Procedures for Acquisitions
      • Providing Cost/Financial Analysis Support to CORs
      • Supporting Contract Performing Reviews

Desired Qualifications:

  • Previous experience working in any agency within the Department of Homeland Security

Chevo offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental and vision coverage, paid leave, 401K plan with matching, monthly SMART card employer contribution for commuting expenses, tuition assistance and more!

Want to work for a winner of the 2012 through 2018 Workplace Excellence Seal of Approval? Then join Chevo!

Chevo Consulting, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.