Previous Job
Previous
Sourcing Agent - 18-00761
Ref No.: 18-00761
Location: Berlin, Connecticut
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 03/27/2018 to 10/01/2018
Description:

Supporting sourcing services to the organization based on predefined service levels.
The Agent will assist with the execution of low dollar and low complexity sourcing project from start to finish that includes requirements analysis for the bid packages, communicating with the requesters to close any data gaps, publishing the package to the identified suppliers for bidding purposes, following up with the suppliers to ensure adequate participation, summarizing proposals back to the requestor using the intersection of cost, quality and outcomes (CQO) as the basis for presentation.
The Agent will work on projects under the direction of the Sourcing Leaders and will support the negotiation of materials, equipment and services for low dollar, low complexity purchases. 

Technical Knowledge/Skills: 
  • Basic knowledge of business and financial principles.
  • Ability to read and understand procurement documents such as contracts.
  • Strong qualitative and quantitative analytical skills.
  • Strong communication and business writing skills.
  • Intermediate skill level with MS Office (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint). 
Education:
  • Requires a Bachelor's Degree 
Experience:
  • Zero (0) to Two (2) years related experience