Role can sit in either the Bloomfield or Philadelphia location.
Manages policies, procedures, and objectives for the procurement of goods and services for the organization. Oversees purchasing programs and processes, and ensures adherence to approved cost, quality and delivery standards. Ensures contracts with suppliers and vendors are consistent with corporate objectives. Participates in contract negotiations with suppliers to secure consistent supplies and competitive prices. Reviews and approves large purchases over buyers limits. Develops policies and procedures for the purchasing area as well as annual purchasing plan. Coordinates purchasing quality and on-time deliveries. Sound understanding of business law, legal contracts and various financial issues including cash flow and working capital.
location: Bloomfield, Connecticut
job type: Contract
salary: $38 - 48 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
This role focuses on contract negotiations and purchasing of IT products with a focus on one more of the following IT categories: Software, Software-as-a-Services, Hardware, Telecom, Network, and IT Security products and services
Candidates should have experience in IT Sourcing/Procurement in any of the following categories: Software, Saas, Hardware, Telecom/Network, IT Security
skills: Bachelors degree in business, finance or related area with eight to ten years of progressive purchasing experience
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.