Procurement Specialist

  • Posting Date

    August 30, 2019

  • Location

    Culpeper

  • Job Type

    Temporary

  • Category

    Administration

Description

Goodwin William Staffing is seeking a temporary Procurement Specialist for a client in the town of Culpeper.  This role follows a 1st shift schedule of Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and is responsible for the following functions:

  • Performing competitive vendor sourcing; vendor vetting; conduct RFP’s and RFQ’s; selecting best value sources; negotiating terms
  • Drafting purchase orders and contracts using template master services agreements, fallback positions, and annexes regarding data privacy and personnel screening
  • Identifying, mitigating, and escalating contractual risks
  • Assisting in the requisitioning process
  • Checking that the commercial terms align with the requisition
  • Processing open orders
  • Ensuring proper contract documentation and retention
 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree – business or related preferred.
  • Superior technical writing, communication and problem-solving skills
  • 5+ year’s relevant experience in general commercial procurement – NOT GOVERNMENT OR FAR – including procurement of contractors; consulting and other professional services; construction and other milestone-based contracts; agency services such as for cafeteria services and travel; hotel and event venue procurement
  • Expertise in SAP, Word, Excel