Commodity Specialist

Job type:
on-site
Start:
n.a
Duration:
n.a
From:
Synectics
Place:
Wisconsin
Date:
11/22/2014
Country:
flag_no USA
project ID:
812331

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Seeking a purchasing professional to negotiate contracts for services, construction labor and materials. The Specialist will work collaboratively with internal customers and other procurement professionals.

SKILLS:

Requirements
  • Procurement professional with at least 2 years of experience with bidding, establishing and managing contracts for a wide range of services including both manual trades and professional services, as well as for construction projects and materials.
The ideal candidate will have strong skills in the following areas:
  • Knowledge of contract terms and conditions
  • Requesting competitive bids and proposals using an electronic sourcing tool
  • Bid evaluation
  • Re-negotiation of existing labor, service and materials agreements
  • Negotiating and writing complex contracts
  • Experience with SAP, online auction tools and E-commerce a plus.
Qualifications
  • Candidates must have strong negotiation skills, understand contract terms and risk mitigation, have the ability to multi-task, the ability to communicate and be responsive to internal customer requirements.
  • Candidates must be decisive, driven by deadlines, and be willing to challenge ideas and provide suggestions which are in the best interests of the company.