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Subject Matter Expert, Pricing (DoD)

Vienna, VA 22180
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The SourceAmerica story is an inspirational one. For more than 40 years, SourceAmerica is the countrys leading source of job opportunities for people with significant disabilities. Through our network of nonprofits, we supply products and services that meet the strictest quality standards, at a competitive price, and utilize a dedicated workforce of professionals with disabilities. Learn more about us at: https://www.sourceamerica.org/about

SourceAmerica is looking for a talented Subject Matter Expert, Pricing to join our team. This position could be based in our Vienna, VA (Washington, DC area) office or in our Chicago, IL office.

We want to add a team member who has the best opportunity for success with our organization. Here are a few experiences/skills that are ideal for our needs:

  • Have you worked for a federally funded organization or a non-profit organization and understand federal pricing, procurement list, and federal contracting processes?

  • Do you have a strong background with contract knowledge, negotiations, or cost estimation skills?

If youve had similar experiences or have those skill sets, please read the following summary of the requirements of this position. Please keep in mind this is a summary and an official job description will be provided to candidates at the time of their interview.

Job Summary

This Subject Matter Expert provides pricing support, technical assistance, and for internal and external stakeholders throughout the pricing process. Responsible and accountable for developing, analyzing, reviewing and coordinating documentation in support of fair market price changes, and additional change actions for items currently on the Federal Procurement List (PL) that are related to the life-cycle management of AbilityOne Services. Ensures all proposed fair market pricing on AbilityOne projects follow all applicable laws, regulations and requirements, to include AbilityOne Program pricing policies and manuals.

Essential Functions


  • Develop, analyze and coordinate pricing data for Fair Market Pricing actions in support of all internal and external stakeholders

  • Review pricing using cost estimators, market data, and other pricing indicators.

  • Ensure pricing actions culminate into timely and accurate submittal of information to the U.S. AbilityOne Commission in compliance with all AbilityOne Program policies, procedures, and manuals

  • Provide technical assistance and support to Member NPAs , Federal customers, and internal stakeholders regarding the functional areas of pricing and costing in alignment with AbilityOne Commission policies, procedures, and guidelines.

  • Complies with all SourceAmerica policies, procedures and work instructions for Fair Market Pricing

  • Responsible for meeting goals and obligations as specified in the Cooperative Agreement and Quality Assurance Surveillance Plan (QASP) related to Fair Market Pricing (Section 3.2)

Data Analysis

  • Ensure data integrity for all pricing and contract related documents within SourceAmericas Front Office System

  • Provide subject matter expertise regarding AbilityOne Program pricing

  • Provide support and analysis to Member NPAs regarding the development of price proposals.

  • Supports pricing actions through analysis of market data

All of our employees participate in the following:

  • Actively participate in SourceAmericas Everyday Performance Management program

  • Cooperate fully with meeting the requirements of the Cooperative Agreement of the AbilityOne Commission

  • Perform additional duties and participate in special projects as assigned

Required Education, Experience, and Skills

  • Bachelors Degree from an accredited institution

  • 5 years of federal costing, pricing, or contract estimation experience

  • In-depth knowledge and expertise in pricing management best practices

  • Knowledge of Federal government procurement procedures, regulations (FAR Part 15)

  • Knowledge of Federal contract types (firm-fixed, cost type, etc.)

  • Able to handle multiple priorities and a variety of internal and external customer requirements while effectively managing the process and interactions

  • Proven experience in customer satisfaction, quality management, and problem solving within private, non-profit, or government sector

  • Exhibits negotiation, presentation, and communication skills

  • Identifies customer needs and develops solutions to non-standard requests

  • Effectively articulates difficult issues and works to build consensus

  • Makes decisions within guidelines and policies

  • Ability to travel in conjunction with the performance of the duties of the position

  • Finance, accounting, and market research experience

  • Able to work well independently and/or within cross-functional teams

Preferred Education, Experience, and Skills

  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of:
    • Fair Labor Standards Act

    • Service Contract Act

    • Federal Contracting Requirements

  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of:
    • AbilityOne Program, Purpose, Responsibilities, and Requirements

    • 2 CFR 200 Cost Principles

  • Knowledge and experience of all requirements under the SourceAmerica Cooperative Agreement


  • Ability to effectively collaborate with individuals and teams across a 400+ organization with a national footprint

  • Proficiency in MS Office including Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build and maintain relationships

  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including grammar and proofreading skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Capable of working independently and solving problems under time pressure

  • Flexible schedule and some travel required during certain time periods

  • Commitment to fulfilling SourceAmericas mission, vision, and values

  • Exhibit SourceAmericas STAR behaviors

  • Willingness to follow SourceAmericas Code of Conduct


SourceAmerica offers a comprehensive, flexible, and market-competitive benefits program including: paid holidays, vacation time, sick leave, health insurance, and retirement benefits.

SourceAmerica is an equal employment opportunity employer. View our EEO Policy here: https://www.sourceamerica.org/sites/default/files/eeo-policy.pdf

Posted: 2019-10-10 Expires: 2019-11-08
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