Alphapointe Contract Closeout Specialist in Kansas City, Missouri

As part of its mission, Alphapointe provides preferential hiring to people with vision impairments (legally blind).

*Job Summary: * The Contract Closeout Specialist is responsible for initiating (automated or manual) administrative closeout of the contract after receiving evidence of its physical completion.

Essential Functions:

  • Reviews termination notices for extent of action (partial complete) and for special conditions or instructions, e.g. shipment of Government-furnished materials.
  • Analyzes the contract and related documentation, e.g. unsettled engineering or value engineering change proposals, payment provisions, contract status and other provisions and establishes the contract price of items terminated.
  • Recommends the release of estimated excess funds.
  • Acts on contractor's request for submitting proposals on a total cost basis.
  • Evaluates, as necessary, the contractor's systems for settling terminated subcontracts, and issues, monitors, or revokes delegations of authority to settle subcontractor's claims without Government approval.
  • Post award contract administration, termination and closeout actions and administrative and reporting functions.

Additional Functions:

  • Perform all other duties as assigned.
  • Be able to lift boxes up to 50 lbs.

Knowledge and Skill Requirements:

  • A 4 year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree with a major in any field; or at least 24 semester hours in any combination of the following fields: accounting, business, finance, lax, contracts, purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, quantitative methods or organization and management.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • Must be able to successfully complete Alphapointe and Department of Defense background investigations.
  • Highly proficient in computer technology (Word, Excel) and Assistive technology (JAWS, Window Eyes, Zoomtext).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy are crucial.
  • Must be team oriented with a strong work ethic.
  • Ability to analyze and interpret technical information and regulations.

Alphapointe is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Vet

Department: Contract Management Services

Location: Kansas City, MO