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Opportunity at Unison for a Federal Acquisition Subject Matter Expert and Trainer/Instructor.
Opportunity at Unison for a Federal Acquisition Subject Matter Expert and Trainer/Instructor.
 
Information at:
 
https://careers-unisonglobal.icims.com/jobs/1093/federal-acquisition-subject-matter-expert-and-trainer/job?mobile=false&width=1442&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-300&jun1offset=-240
 

Overview

The Federal Acquisition SME and Trainer is responsible for the research, writing, and delivery of a variety of acquisition training courses and publications to ensure high-quality, value-added Acquisition content that is engaging and delivered to the Federal Acquisition workforce, both virtually and in a classroom. This position will be part of a Unison team serving an existing, funded, multi-year project. In addition, this position will consult for a federal client on contracting questions, support training needs on various acquisition systems, and provide insights on various IG and GAO reports.  This position performs many functions in a client-facing capacity. Currently, the role is 100% remote.  However, once COVID restrictions are lifted, the role will likely require onsite support at the client’s location in the DC Metropolitan area.
 
We are looking for Subject Matter Expert in Government Acquisition with 8 to 15+ years of experience in government procurements with a deep understanding of the FAR and various agency regulations surrounding the 1102 profession.  The position requires advanced capability in research, writing, teaching, and revision of professional content related to federal acquisition.
 
The position also requires leveraging analytics (such as survey results) to inform and build on client interest, usage patterns and value delivered to experiment and mature a content agenda.

Responsibilities

The Federal Acquisition SME and Trainer will be responsible for daily research and writing of guides, training curriculum, webinars, templates, checklist.  Primary duties include:
  • Participate in team member reviews of colleagues’ courses
  • Participate in the planning, research, delivery of guides, training curriculum, webinars, news, and other client content or training events as assigned
  • Seek ways to “Research once, deliver many,” so that content is leveraged and repurposed as much as possible to add value
  • Look for and act on opportunities to leverage research findings to add value to other areas of acquisition
  • Teach courses both online and in the classroom
  • Contribute to other areas of the service (SME inquiries, team projects, contract writing system), as requested, as workload allows
  • Research, develop and deliver high-quality, well-researched Inquiry Responses that meet the specific needs of each client as assigned

Qualifications

  • Prefer applicant be a former 1102, but not required
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Government Acquisition or related field (or 12+ years’ experience as an 1102 in the Government)
  • 8 – 15+ years of experience in government procurements
  • Experience in MS Office, Online Conferencing Tools, SharePoint, Contract Writing Systems, FPDS-NG, and CPARS