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Purchasing Analyst
Ref No.: 18-01151
Location: Rochester, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 02/05/2018 to 09/08/2018
Title: Purchasing Analyst
Job ID: 18-01151
Location: Rochester, NY 14604
Duration: 12 months
Contract Type:  Hourly Contract Position (w2 only)
  • Strategically sources commodities and services on critical infrastructure/major projects and other projects valued at up to several hundred million dollars, using a variety of traditional and leading edge methods.
  • Assures an uninterrupted supply of goods and services across all Avangrid Networks affiliates.
  • Administers the competitive bidding process, evaluates and selects suppliers based on the Procurement Services Policy Manual and annual budgetary requirements.
  • Maintains current and accurate understanding of a broad base of commodities, service categories and general business conditions.
  • Tracks material/service costs, and performance using approved Metrics and tools. Analyzes trends and makes corresponding sourcing decisions that contribute directly to the company’s competitive position.
  • Administers the competitive bidding process for large and complex projects. Prepare Proposal for supplier selection and manages corresponding partnerships for all Avangrid Networks operating companies.
  • Drive cost reduction initiatives, customer service levels, generate reports and other initiatives across the enterprise. Perform other duties assigned by management
  • Negotiates and awards multi-faceted, large and complex, business wide and affiliate specific enterprise contracts to minimize operational, legal and financial risks.
  • Formulates requests for proposal/quotations/information, bid analysis, tenders, and risk evaluations. Directs supplier negotiations and administers agreements.
  • Collaborates with both internal and external legal counsel
  • Education and experience required: Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance or
  • Accounting preferred, with a minimum of three years’ relevant financial analysis experience.
  • Associates Degree with a minimum of five years’ relevant financial analysis experience required
Required Skills / Abilities
  • Technical knowledge (Engineering desirable)
  • Analytical/Financial skills
  • Strong Organizational skills (Project Management)
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Strong oral, written, and presentation related communication skills
  • Strong Customer Service Orientation
  • Clear commercial focus (i.e., Contract writing, negotiation)
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