• Procurement Specialist

    Job Locations US-AL-Huntsville
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/3/2019 11:22 AM)
    Job ID
    2019-1821
    # of Openings
    1
    Active Clearance
    No
    Category
    Other
  • Overview

    VT Group is a leading technology integrator with close to 50 years’ experience delivering technology and C4ISR solutions to solve the complex challenges faced by our government and commercial customers in the Defense and National Security markets.

     

     

    VT Group is seeking Procurement Specialist located in Huntsville, AL.

    Responsibilities

    Coordinates the procurement and distribution of materials, parts, equipment, and supplies for the organization by performing the following duties:

     

    • Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
    • The procurement specialist, based onsite at the AOAP PMO at Redstone Arsenal, will report directly to the Project Manager and procure consumables, office supplies and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in support of the AOAP laboratories. 
    • Supply Specialist will work with Project Lead and Lab Chiefs to ensure supplies on hand support lab operations between scheduled ordering periods
    • Coordinates all activities related to procurement of a commodity beginning with intent to purchase through delivery.
    • Analyzes the requirements of the commodity, including preliminary specifications, preferred supplier, and date commodity is needed.
    • Solicits and evaluates proposals for the requested commodity.
    • Investigates and/or interviews potential suppliers to determine if they meet the specified requirements.
    • Advises team members or management on the appropriate supplier to be used.
    • Negotiates the lowest possible cost for the commodity balanced against the optimum quality and schedule needs.
    • Implements purchase contracts that comply with company and government regulations.
    • Assures that the commodity is delivered on schedule, at the negotiated price, and meets the quality standards of the company.
    • Maintains timely control of orders, amendments, shipping notices, and other documents to assure accurate retention of records.
    • Coordinates appropriate methods needed to distribute commodity in a cost effective manner.

    Qualifications

    Education/Experience:

    • High School Diploma/GED.
    • Possession of an associate’s degree in business management or related disciplines preferred or equivalent experience. 

     

    Join VT Group if you want to serve with friendly and caring people who are dedicated to delivering critical services and helping our customers solve difficult problems in often world-changing circumstances.

     

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

     

    VT Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

     

    VT Group is a drug free workplace. All applicants must pass a drug test before beginning work or receiving an offer of employment. Refusal to submit to testing will result in disqualification of further employment consideration.

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