Lead Procurement Specialist in Center Valley, Pennsylvania at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 7/25/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance. 

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Fortune 500 Company
  • World leader in commercial data and insight
  • Constantly expanding the size and improving the quality of their global database; currently exceeding 280 million businesses worldwide
  • Focus on valuable relationships allowing customers to succeed

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Culture: Energetic, forward thinking individuals, passionate about compliance, risk assessment and management
  • Growth: Partake in a learning program with robust curriculum that will enhance the value you bring to your team and the company
  • Opportunity: Extensive international network with offices on five continents
  • Stability: A storied and commanding brand with almost two centuries of experience

WHERE THE POSITION IS LOCATED:

  • Center Valley, PA 

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

  • Lead Procurement Specialist 
  • Review, negotiate, renegotiate, and administer contracts with suppliers, vendors, and other representatives. 
  • Evaluate and monitor contracts to ensure compliance with contractual obligations and to determine need for changes. 
  • Prepare purchase orders and review requisitions for goods and services when PO Admin is out of office 
  • Solicit and administer bid proposals for goods and services 
  • Acquire the highest quality merchandise at the lowest possible price and in correct amounts. 
  • Research and evaluate suppliers, based on price, quality, selection, service, support, availability, reliability, production and distribution capabilities, and the supplier's reputation and history. 
  • Analyze price proposals, financial reports, and other data and information to determine reasonable prices. 
  • Review catalogs, industry periodicals, directories, trade journals, and Internet sites and consult with other department personnel to locate necessary goods and services. 
  • Monitor changes affecting supply and demand, tracking market conditions, price trends, or futures markets. 
  • Confer with staff, users, and vendors to discuss defective or unacceptable goods or services and determine corrective action. 
  • Execute other initiatives as required and assigned by Leader 

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

  • Up to 3 years of experience needed 
  • IPRO knowledge
  • Excel knowledge
     

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