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MLA in South River, New Jersey

Updated 30 months ago

Top contract specialist skills needed to get the job. - 3 Replies

What are the top 3 traits or skills every contract specialist must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your contract...

jane488 in West Covina, California

Updated 53 months ago

What are the best contract specialist qualifications and training to get ahead? - 54 Replies

What is the best training for becoming a contract specialist? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective...

w111ser1984 in Dayton, Ohio

Updated 58 months ago

Contract Specialist Interview Questions - 1 Reply

Hello, I have an interview next week for an entry level "purchasing: contracts specialt" job at WPAFB, and I'm wondering what kind of interview...

Mdg in Nottingham, Maryland

Updated 77 months ago

Contract Specialist employment interview - what are the likely questions to expect - 4 Replies

I am to attend an employment interview tomorrow 5th August 2010 as Contract Specialist. Can someone help with the likely questions to expect? ...

Mdg in Nottingham, Maryland

Contract Specialist Education/Certifications

Can anyone in the Government Contract Specialist field give me some advice on any certifications or continued education that would help me get my...

6munro@*****.*** in Chicago, Illinois

Attorney transitioning into contract managment seeking advice

I am an attorney and I decided that I was more interested in doing something Admin/legal instead of purely legal. After some research, I took a 1.5...

Sue in Providence Forge in Portsmouth, Virginia

Job History

I just happened to read some of the comments on Facebook (I am not a registered user), an applicant asked why she is considered eligble, but name...

Financial Advisor 4 U in Ocala, Florida

Contract Specialist

Just offered a position as a Contract Specialist (entry level). This is about a $40K pay cut if accepted. Should be at GS 12 in 3 years and this...

sehon1 in Lanham, Maryland

Updated 99 months ago

Tips for contract specialist interviews. - 17 Replies

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming contract specialist interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and...

Samuel C in Aurora, Colorado

Updated 117 months ago

How do you incorporate clause 52.217-9 in an already processed contract? I know it is under the authority of FAR 52.212-4 but... - 1 Reply

I know it is under the authority of 52.212-4 and this gives you the authority to change the terms and conditions of the contract but does this now...

Dewailer in St Thomas, Virgin Islands, U.S.

Updated 119 months ago

Contract Specialist Jobs - 3 Replies

Where is the best place to seek an entry level position in this field?

Robert Moffett in Arlington, Virginia

Updated 124 months ago

Contract Specialist position in DC - 1 Reply

Buchanan & Edwards is a consulting firm that specializes in delivering strategic technology solutions to the Federal Government and Fortune 1000...

Annie Thompson in San Antonio, Texas

Updated 138 months ago

Getting a contract specialist job. - 1 Reply

How did you get your start doing contract specialist work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a...


What are typical contract specialist salaries?

Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field? What skills should you learn to increase...


What do you enjoy most about your contract specialist career?

What do you enjoy most about being a contract specialist? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn...


Are contract specialist job opportunities growing or declining?

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most contract...

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