Role details

Procurement Analyst

Jersey City   •   USD55,000 - USD75,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Exciting and challenging opportunity
  • Global leader in the information industry

About Our Client

My client is looking for a Procurement Specialist with expertise in indirect procurement and strong contacts.

Job Description

* Analyzes quotations received and down-selects or recommends Suppliers. Places order for requisitioned items at the most favorable price, consistent with quality, quantity, time requirements and Stakeholder specifications. Provides support in developing Service Level Agreements.

* Expedites the processing and delivery of high priority items. Proactive in keeping Stakeholders informed of delivery dates, problems, delays and incomplete orders and resolving issues to ensure timely delivery

* Must keep current on market conditions/rates of various IT and Non-IT goods/services.

The Successful Applicant

* Associates/Bachelor's degree in a business related discipline or industry certification highly desired.

* Minimum of 5-8 year's Sourcing/Procurement experience required, with particular focus in indirect procurement, contract management, competitive price analysis, supplier relationship management and performance management.

* Effective written/verbal communication skills also required.

* Must be able to perform essential job duties with or without reasonable accommodation.

* Strong working knowledge of financial ERP system (PeopleSoft strongly preferred) from Procure to Pay.

* Strong strategic negotiation skills.

* High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, including Word, PowerPoint Excel, and Access.

* Demonstrated ability to drive savings using various category strategies.

* Dedicated and effective Team member.

* Solid understanding of current market conditions/rates of various IT and Non-IT goods/services and strong contacts with various vendors for multiple commodities.

What's on Offer

My client is offering an excellent compensation package that includes short-term cash incentive. Our competitive benefits package includes full health care options, a work from home program, a 401(k) plan, and generous Paid-Time-Off.

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