Associate Specialist, Procurement-1084126Negotiates favorable terms, volume discounts and long-term contracts with suppliers for the procurement of goods, services and supplies.
Takes responsibility for purchases in support of customer-related business processes or for internal use. Discusses defects and delivery problems with suppliers, and is responsible for negotiating refunds.
Coordinates with operations, maintenance, warehouse and engineering to ensure proper scheduling and movement of goods and supplies.
Under direct supervision, performs routine assignments as an entry level professional. Develops core job competencies with existing procedures by solving standard problems.
Typically requires an undergraduate degree or equivalent work experience in lieu of degree.