Procurement Supervisor in John C. Stennis Space Center, MS at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/20/2020

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At GDIT, our people are our business. We pride ourselves on the work our innovators do to support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the world. We wouldn’t be successful without our ability to attract new talent to join our team.

GDIT has partnered with NASA to consolidate select Procurement, Finance, Human Resources and Information Technology activities from the ten NASA Centers into a single shared services center located at Stennis Space Center in southern Mississippi.  Our work depends on a Supervisor to support our Procurement line of business.  This will be a full-time position, located onsite at NASA Stennis Space Center, Mississippi.

We are looking for someone who has Senior-level knowledge and experience in procurement practices and principles such as:  soliciting, evaluating, preparing contracts for award; administering contracts; and analyzing and evaluating cost and price proposals.  Applies fundamental concepts, processes, practices and procedures on technical assignments.  Basic skills in using the systems that support procurement service.  This person will also serve as the on-site supervisor for a team of procurement professionals supporting the NSSC.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Serves as a senior level resource on Federal and Agency policy and regulations, including soliciting, evaluating, preparing contracts for award, administration of contracts and analyzing and evaluating cost and price proposals
  • Function as the primary point of contact for identification of department issues, problem resolution, service restoration actions and the implementation of process improvements
  • Responsible for ensuring that the Line of Business’ strategic plan, mission, vision and values are communicated and integrated into the team's strategies, goals, objectives, and work; leads the team in identifying, distributing, and balancing workload among employees; arranging for team member training; and monitors and reports on the status and progress of work 
  • Monitor achievement of performance, quality and metric standards to ensure delivery of contract and service levels.  Develop Risk and Mitigation strategies to ensure awareness of issues and a strategy is in place to ensure the operational expectations of PR are met
  • Be responsive to Service Office Manager (SOM) directions, requirements, and initiatives, functioning as the PM’s link to all PR activities and tasks
  • Responsible for analyzing staffing needs and requesting approvals, posting job requisitions, participating in the hiring of Procurement employees, and recommending personnel corrective actions
  • Supervises major organizational change on policy and directives and transition activities between the NSSC and various Center organizations and the Agency.
  • Aligns individual performance expectations with organizational goals
  • Develops performance goals collaboratively with their direct reports
  • Ensures that performance goals are clearly communicated and current
  • Provides fair, constructive, & timely feedback towards performance expectations & goals
  • Provides assistance, guidance, and coaching support as needed
  • Ensures that staff have professional development plans in place
  • Conducting performance evaluations according to established systems and policies

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent and 8+ years of related experience, or Master's degree and 4+ years of related experience required
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Business, Procurement, Finance or Accounting preferred
  • Federal Procurement background preferred
  • Experience with or knowledge of government acquisition/contracting practices, programs and regulations (FAR and NASA FAR)
  • ServiceNow user experience preferred

Additional Qualifications:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong personal computer and procurement system skills (SAP, PPS, SEWP, GSA and Service Now)
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Organizational skills to balance and prioritize work
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to maintain high level of confidentiality and integrity regarding contractual information
  • Ability to understand and apply federal, state and local changes to and/or new regulations/laws pertaining to Procurement


Autonomy, career mobility, challenging work, and team environment


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We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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