- 207612 - Procurement Agent 1
- 3 Months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Procurement Agent 1 for a contract opportunity in Dallas, TX.
*This position is 100% ONSITE.
This position acts as an authorized agent of the company with responsibility for managing all supplier-related activities and the authority to commit company resources through contracts and agreements.
Effectively manage priorities for a high volume of supplier purchase orders/contracts
Oversee source selection for parts and services
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 client procedures
Support Proposal Board activity including gathering supplier cost and lead time inputs to support customer proposals, Requests for Information (RFI), and business development opportunities
Gathers data for supplier performance evaluation and improvement opportunities to ensure delivery, quality, and financial stability
Manage supplier performance, interpreting and enforcing contract terms and conditions
Initiate supplier improvement activities, while integrating and aligning with program business unit goals and strategies
Communicate and engage with stakeholders to ensure that program and customer strategies are integrated into supplier source selection, negotiation, and contracting strategies
Communicate across functions, programs, and suppliers to effectively manage risks, issues and opportunities
Lead special projects to execute continuous improvement initiatives
Possess general understanding, ability, and knowledge to act independently when working routine problems or situations; Possess general knowledge of company and local policies, procedures and regulations
1+ years of experience working with Supplier Management, Supply Chain, Procurement and/or Strategic Sourcing practices and processes in a dynamic environment.
Able to work in a collaborative environment
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook etc.)
1+ years of experience in Supplier Management/Procurement as a Purchasing Agent or Buyer is highly desired.
Experience in proposing, negotiating, and executing contracts and/or subcontracts in support of US Government requirements is desired.
Accredited education/experience typically acquired through advanced education (e.g. Bachelor) or an equivalent combination of education and experience (e.g. 4 years' related work experience).
FULL TIME/FIRST SHIFT
WORK HOURS: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
The candidate selected to fill this assignment must successfully pass a credit check performed by the client.
Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293
Phone: (310) 414-7800 x254 or (800) 927-9318 x254
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.