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Procurement Specialist

  • Location: Everett, 98204
  • Salary: 38.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 15 days ago

Long term contract opportunity in Savannah, GA for a Procurement Specialist. Will carry out procurement processes, standards, and operational plans, including RFPs, negotiation preparations, and cost analysis. Will respond to client inquiries about order status, changes, or cancellations to ensure customer satisfaction.
 
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Carry out procurement processes, standards, and operational plans, including RFPs, negotiation preparations, and cost analysis.
  • Respond to client inquiries about order status, changes, or cancellations to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Carry out activities associated with purchasing goods, materials, supplies, and services to ensure terms are in the organization’s best interest.
  • Prepare purchase orders, approve payments, and negotiate prices to ensure the procurement process goes smoothly, under general guidance.
  • Compile price proposals, financial reports, and other data and information to provide input on reasonable prices.
  • Prepare Request for Proposals (RFP) and bid packages to take on new accounts.
  • Monitor contract performance to ensure compliance with contractual obligations.
  • Contact suppliers to schedule or expedite deliveries to ensure resolution of problems such as shortages and missed or late deliveries.
  • Responsible for all aspects of the relationship with a specific supplier within a commodity.
  • Direct and manage all schedules, and purchase orders for the client account or the product family.
  • Ensure product is delivered on time, meets quality standards, and at the right cost.
  • May perform delivery assurance responsibilities.
 
Qualifications:
  • High school diploma/equivalent is required.
  • Previous experience in procurement is more important.
  • Experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.
 
About our client
Our client is a multibillion-dollar company that provides technologically advanced solutions for global aerospace and the defense industry. With over 68,000 employees they can continue their legacy of quality, trust, and customer service. If you want to work with the most innovative and passionate people and soar together, apply today.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA) by emailing MATRIX_HR@MatrixRes.com. To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.