Procurement Analyst


Reading, PA

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 288 days ago

  by    Cynet EngineeringTeam

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??We are looking for Procurement Analyst  for our client in Reading, PA

Job Title: Procurement Analyst

Job Location: Reading, PA

Job Type: Contract ? 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

?US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.? 

Job Description:

  • Responsibilities include support of the procurement of materials, services, and supplies. Contacts supplier, secures bids, and places orders. 
  • Expedites the orders by suppliers to meet production. 
  • May substitute some items without approval. 
  • Has authority to commit organization to purchases up to a moderate dollar amount. 
  • Negotiates favorable terms, volume discounts and long-term contracts with suppliers for the procurement of goods, services and supplies. 
  • Discusses defects and delivery problems with suppliers, and is responsible for negotiating refunds. Uses existing reporting tools to analyze procurement activity for the purpose of process evaluation and continuous improvement.
  • Perform all other duties and special projects as assigned.
  • Four-year college degree strongly preferred or equivalent work experience.
  • Three or more years of procurement experience
  • Knowledge of computer logic, software applications and maximum equipment utilizationrequired.
  • Working knowledge of purchasing systems, policies, procedures and practices.
  • Quantitative and analytical skills.
  • Ability to work and solve problems effectively in a production oriented environment.  
  • Verbal and written communication skills.
  • Interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to negotiate.