Robert Half Finance & Accounting Accounting Clerk in Alexandria, Virginia

Buyer Specialist Federal Gov. Contractor Washington, D.C.area $80k, great benefits, 401(k), career growth opportunity! My client is a growing Federal Defense Contractor with an exciting new opportunity for a Buyer Specialist to join their Contracts & Procurement Department. With corporate headquarters in the Washington, D.C. area this national leader in Defense Contracting needs a bright dynamic Buyer Specialist. The Buyer Specialist will procure a wide range of goods from materials, to IT equipment, consulting services, gadgets, machines, and more! The Buyer Specialist will report directly to the Purchasing Manager and be responsible for the following duties:

  • Responsibilities include solicitation, negotiations and formation of large procurements under multiple type pricing arrangements (CPFF, T&M;, and FFP)

  • Buying and procurement adherence and compliance with the prime contract and federal and DOD required regulations and other purchasing duties as required.

  • Working closely with Project Managers and Contract Administrators to develop requests for quotes, Statement of Work(s) and final subcontracts and purchase orders

  • Preparation, negotiations, execution, and administration of purchase orders, subcontracts, or other bilateral business arrangements

  • Adhere and strong understanding of FAR and DFAR All interested candidates in the Buyer Specialist opportunity and other fulltime permanent roles in the Washington, D.C. area please send your resume to or call 202-626-0280 Requirements:

  • 2+ years experiences in purchasing/buying role with a Federal Government Contractor

  • Strong understanding of FAR & DFAR

  • BS/BA degree is highly preferred

  • Experience in compliance with DCMA Contractor Purchasing System Review

  • Excellent communication skills All interested candidates in the Senior Buyer opportunity and other fulltime permanent roles in the Washington, D.C. area please send your resume to or call 202-626-0280

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Req ID: 04510-0008887599

Functional Role: Accounting Clerk

Country: USA

State: VA

City: Alexandria

Postal Code: 22303-1400

Compensation: $70,000.00 to $80,000.00 per year

Requirements: MRP - Material Requirements Planning