The NYS Office of Court Administration (OCA) seeks a lawyer with significant government, contracting, and procurement experience.
Serving the Judiciary in OCA’s Counsel Office in Albany, the duties include reviewing/drafting/negotiating contracts, leases, and intergovernmental agreements; reviewing procurement document specifications; advising on contract-related transactional and administrative issues; advising as to contract and procurement policies and procedures; and advising as to contract approval submissions to oversight officers and agencies.
ASSIGNMENT: This position is situated in OCA's Counsel Office and will primarily provide support to OCA's Division of Financial Management and Division of Professional and Court Services, Grants and Contracts Unit. Duties include, but are not limited to reviewing/drafting/negotiating: (a) contracts for goods and services, (b) grant contracts, (c) intergovernmental agreements and memoranda of understanding with entities of federal, state, and local governments, and (d) leases and related matters; reviewing procurement document specifications (bids and requests for proposals) for clarity and legal sufficiency; advising on contract-related
transactional and administrative issues; reviewing federal grant award conditions and assurances; advising on drafting contract and procurement policies/procedures; and advising on contract approval submissions to the New York State Attorney General, New York State Comptroller, and any other oversight officers and agencies. PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO CANDIDATES WITH GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING AND PROCUREMENT EXPERIENCE.
For additional information, please visit 1113.pdf (nycourts.gov)
Excellent salary and benefits.
Send cover letter, resume and references to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to Marc Bloustein, First Deputy Counsel, Office of Court Administration, 4 Empire State Plaza, Ste. 2001, Albany, NY 12223.