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Procurement Specialist - 35265 Job in Wright Patterson Afb, Ohio US

Procurement Specialist - 35265

Alion Science and Technology Corporation - Wright Patterson Afb, OH

Posted: 1/20/2021 - Expires: 4/20/2021

Job ID: 223684827

Job Description

Job Description

The Procurement Specialist will support the customer at Wright-Patterson AFB in executing government customer requirements. This position will support day-to-day management of equipment purchasing for the Prime contractor and will work with vendors, engineers, and customer leads to ensure proper priority of equipment purchases in order to meet delivery requirements. Purchase will include short turnaround requirements as well as long term large scale purchases.

 Tracking status of pending procurement activities
 Coordination of procurement of material per customer needs and requests
 Requests and evaluates supplier proposals for satisfying selection criteria, awarding contracts, leverage opportunities, and pricing data.
 Conducts negotiations on price, technical requirements, terms, and conditions of the contract; obtains audits and pricing reports where needed to develop negotiation strategy.
 Ability to work in a DoD senior level environment and communicate with DoD leadership, diverse end users, and multiple acquisition and operation authorities.
 Ability to work as a proxy for e-time & e-expense compliance outflows
 Ability to multi-task, prioritize and work well under pressure.
 Work closely with Customers to maintain a clear understanding of customer technical requirements
 Track multiple active procurements via ongoing communication with vendors and suppliers, confirming lead times, and delivery dates

 Associate's Degree (required) and Bachelor's Degree (preferred)
 2-4+ years' experience in purchasing
 Proficient in Microsoft application with an emphasis on Excel
 Strong oral and written communication skills
 Resourcefulness and ability to take the initiative in development and completion of assigned tasks
 Active SECRET clearance highly preferred
 Eligible to obtain/maintain a TOP SECRET government security clearance with enhanced security checks

Security Clearance: Secret

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
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Education Level:
Associate's degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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