Now that the contract has been awarded, the contracting team must begin the process of ensuring that the government will get what it needs, when it needs it, at a fair and reasonable price; in other words, the contracting team must administer the contract effectively and efficiently.
Every successful undertaking has as its beginning good, thorough planning, and the intent of this chapter is to prepare the COR, as a member of the contracting team, to perform all of his or her contract administration duties in an exemplary manner. Following the award of the contract, the COR truly begins to function as the “eyes and ears” of the CO.
Postaward planning is undertaken to:
Ensure that the supplies or ...