Office of the Director of National Intelligence Seal

30340 - Corporate COTR - GS-14

Maryland-Montgomery County

***OPEN UNTIL FILLED: This announcement will be open until the position is filled. Cut off points are scheduled in two-week increments. After each cut off point, all compliant applicants received during the previous two-weeks will be reviewed for consideration.***

Component Mission

The office of the ODNI CFE oversees the management of the ODNI budget, and advises the PDDNI and CMO on all ODNI resource, procurement, and financial matters. The CFE implements and aligns program/budget decisions and ensures funds are legally executed. The CFE is responsible for financial operations that include accounting, audits, financial statements, and internal controls. The CFE exercises the DNI and Director, CIA procurement authorities for contract and procurement activities.

Major Duties and Responsibilities (MDRs)

•Serve as ODNI's COTR for enterprise service contract. Coordinate the award fee process with ODNI components and Contracts on enterprise service contracts.

• Provide acquisition strategies for ONDI-wide contracts. Help COTRs develop pre-award contract documentation (Acquisition Plan, Source Selection Plan, Statement of Work, etc.)

• Work with ODNI's acquisition team (Head of Contract Activity (HCA), Contracts, Legal, Program Office, etc) to provide advice, guidance and oversight to other ODNI COTRS.

• Identify areas of training where COTRs, Program Managers, and other ODNI personnel need additional information. Schedule and conduct continuous learning sessions on these topics.

• Ensure COTRs maintain appropriate post award files.

• Manage the COTR certification processes.

• Evaluate contractor performance for compliance with terms and conditions of contracts, grants and agreements.

Mandatory and Educational Requirements

•Extensive knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations principles, concepts, and practices.

• Knowledge of contract vehicles to include, independent contractor, commercial item acquisitions, firmed fixed price, and indefinite delivery indefinite quantity, and cost reimbursement.

• Knowledge of the organization's budgetary process, funding practices, and legal requirements.

• Knowledge of common acquisition business and industrial practices.

• Strong understanding of contractor invoices (particularly Fixed Price-Level of Effort and Cost type contracts).

• Extensive knowledge of requirements sufficient to work with technical representatives in defining needs.

Desired Requirements

•At least 3 years as a Level II COTR. COTR Level II Certification.

Applicants from Federal Agencies outside the IC, please visit www.dni.gov and search the vacancy number for directions on how to apply to this vacancy.
What To Expect Next

The most highly qualified candidates will be referred to the hiring manager for further consideration and possible interview. We expect to make a selection within 30 days of the closing date of this announcement. Due to the large number of applications received, applicants will be contacted ONLY if they have been selected for an interview.

Other Information

The ODNI is an equal opportunity employer and abides by applicable employment laws and regulations.

REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES: The ODNI provides reasonable accommodations to otherwise qualified applicants with disabilities. IF YOU NEED A REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Intelligence Community Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity Office Representative by classified email at DNI-EEOD-RA-ACF@exchange.cia.ic.gov, by unclassified email at DNI-EEOD@dni.gov, by telephone at 703-874-8360, by TTY at 703-874-8554, or by FAX at 703-874-8651. Your request for reasonable accommodation will be addressed on a case-by-case basis. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION TO THE EEOD EMAIL ADDRESS. THIS EMAIL IS FOR REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION REQUESTS ONLY. PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION VIA THE EMAIL ADDRESS PROVIDED IN THE 'HOW TO APPLY' SECTION ABOVE.

Job Interview Travel: Candidates from outside the Washington, D.C., area may be selected for a telephone, teleconference, or in-person interview. If selected for an in-person interview, any travel or lodging will be at the applicant's personal expense.

Employees must obtain permission through written endorsement from your employing IC element. Please contact your agency's Joint Duty Program Office for internal nomination procedures.
If the employing element nominates an employee for the joint duty rotational assignment; it will notify that employee and the joint duty program manager will forward the application package to an appropriate official of the gaining element.
Any application submitted directly by an IC employee to the gaining element will not be considered.

In accordance with ICS 601-01, all elements will accept a JDA application package that includes the items listed below. No additional written application, nomination, or procedural requirements will be imposed. The standard JDA application package includes:
a. A brief (two-page limit) candidate resume or biographical summary;
b. A short narrative describing the applicant's qualifications (general and specific) for the joint duty assignment;
c. An employing element nomination/endorsement

ODNI Recruitment Team A

Enterprise Management & Support
Bethesda, MD