199596 - Procurement Agent 3
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
Long Beach
6 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Procurement Agent level 3 for a hybrid contract opportunity in Long Beach, CA.
Will be required to go onsite 2x a week (current schedule subject to change).

o Effectively manage priorities for a high volume of supplier purchase orders/contracts
o Oversee source selection for parts and services
o Manage contractual documents and binding agreements including preparing, negotiating, executing, and documenting Request for Proposals (RFP), supplier contracts, and purchase orders in accordance with regulatory requirements and procedures
o Support Proposal Board activity including gathering supplier cost and lead time inputs to support customer proposals, Requests for Information (RFI), and business development opportunities
o Gathers data for supplier performance evaluation and improvement opportunities to ensure delivery, quality, and financial stability
o Manage supplier performance, interpreting and enforcing contract terms and conditions
o Initiate supplier improvement activities, while integrating and aligning with program business unit goals and strategies
o Communicate and engage with stakeholders to ensure that program and customer strategies are integrated into supplier source selection, negotiation, and contracting strategies
o Communicate across functions, programs, and suppliers to effectively manage risks, issues and opportunities
o Lead special projects to execute continuous improvement initiatives
o Coach, mentor, and train junior team members
o Possess complete understanding, ability, and knowledge to act independently when working routine problems or situations; Possess complete knowledge of company and local policies, procedures and regulations

6+ years of procurement experience
4+ years of high volume of supplier purchase orders/contracts experience

Accredited education (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 6 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience (e.g. Master+4 years' related work experience, 10 years' related work experience, etc.).

1st Shift

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Silmese Graves
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x261 or (877) 244-5418 x261

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.