Accession Number:

ADA156313

Title:

A Handbook for Entry-Level System Buyers: The Role-Relationship of the Contracting Officer and Program Manager and the SPO's (System Program Office) Interfaces.

Descriptive Note:

Student rept.,

Corporate Author:

AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

46.0

Abstract:

This handbook is designed and organized to provide the entry-level system buyer with a clear understanding of the role and relationship between the contracting officer and program manager. Furthermore, it is designed to familiarize the new buyer with the many interfaces that take place between the SPO and other organizations during the acquisition of a major system. The handbook examines the program managers acquisition responsibility and the contracting officers authority and responsibilities. In addition, this handbook looks at the major events and documents in the source selection process furthermore, it explains a representative SPOs organization and the responsibilities of the primary directorates found in a SPO. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE