New York, NY

Contract Specialist

Talener

Our client is a rapidly growing, woman-owned IT Consulting Firm with expertise in Digital Transformation, Strategy, Emergency Management. and Process Re-Engineering. They are the go-to IT Service firm for various New York City government agencies such as NYC Mayor’s Office of Technology and Innovations, City Hall, ACS, and NYCHA. They specialize in mission-critical initiatives and help the city better leverage technology to enable their services. 

 
Job Title: Contract Specialist

 
Job Type: Contract to Perm  

 
Location:  100% Remote (EST hours)

 
Required Technology and Skills:


• 5+ years of professional experience in Contract Specialist, Contract Manager or Contract Analyst roles
• Professional expertise in preparing RFP, SOW, and MSA
• Consulting Firm and Government/City agency experience is required
• Vast knowledge of sourcing Federal contracts
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
 
Additional Skills: 


• Ability and comfort in working in a fast-paced start-up environment
• Experience working on mission-critical projects
• Ability to flex schedule to evenings and weekends as needed.
 
 
Salary$60,000 – $75,000 base salary upon conversion (based on experience)

 
Benefits and Perks:
 
• Health benefits
• 401k plan
• 100% Remote
• Generous PTO
• Ability to work on highly visible, mission-critical, emergency-response IT projects for NYC

 
If you are interested, please apply directly for immediate consideration. If you have any questions, please reach out to Heather Petropoulos at hpetropoulos@talener.com
 
 
#LI-Remote
 

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