Procurement Specialist WI Job
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Madison, WI 53717, US
Contract to Perm
Blackstone Technology Group, an award-winning technology consulting and talent agency is seeking a Procurement Specialist WI to join our team at our client s site in Madison, WI.
Perform buying assignments of varying complexities requiring experience in assigned commodities and knowledge of purchasing policy and procedures
Receive requests; analyze for quantity, specifications, drawings, and delivery requirements. Develop qualified sources, request pricing and delivery, competitively select suppliers
Document procurement action and place orders Follow-up with suppliers to ensure delivery schedules and key milestones are achieved
Support proposal efforts with RFP s/RFQ s
Develop alternate sources, ensuring continuity of supply, consistency of quality, and competitive pricing
Maintain purchase order files in audit ready condition
Gain familiarity with the end use of assigned commodities, leading to the possibility of finding alternative materials or sources
Evaluate suppliers through methods such as supplier visitations and various objective performance measurements, including on-time delivery, service performance, and price performance
Requires a BA/BS in Related Field, relevant experience may substitute for education
3+ years of related experience
Previous experience in supply chain purchasing handling a wide variety of commodities Experience with procuring military requirements and an understanding of military standards preferred
Ability to perform price analysis in a wide variety of circumstances Cross training in other departments is essential in understanding the inter-relationship
Ability to read and understand technical drawing and specifications
Blackstone is a global IT services and solutions firm that implements digital transformation solutions across commercial industry verticals and the US Federal Government. Blackstone was founded in 1998, and has offices in San Francisco, Denver, Houston, Colorado Springs, and Washington, DC. We specialize in IT staffing and place both technical and creative talent across a variety of industries and sectors.
EOE of Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabilities
Who We Are
<br></b>Founded in 1998, Blackstone Talent Group is one of three divisions of Blackstone Technology Group. The other two divisions are Blackstone Federal, a premier engineering + transformation agency that serves the federal government, and Trellis Energy, the largest transaction management software firm fully dedicated to serving the natural gas industry.
Blackstone Technology Group is a privately-held global IT services, solutions and resourcing firm. Headquartered in San Francisco, Blackstone now has more than 300+ employees across five offices nationwide. Blackstone Technology Group’s mission is to help clients adapt to the demands of a digital world, and has garnered an impressive track record of delivering successful results to a client list that includes Fortune 100 businesses and US federal, state and local government.
</p><p><b>WHAT WE DO
<br></b>We provide contract, permanent and managed resource services to our clients. We source for commercial businesses and non-profits, as well as government clients requiring security clearances from public trust through multiple levels of top secret. Some of our skill specialties are IT, IT Operations, Engineering, Accounting and Finance, and Executive Search.</p><p><b>HOW WE DO IT<br></b>Our team never stops building connections with talent. And our network of fully-vetted, ready-to-work professionals allows us to provide exceptional speed and accuracy in our resource delivery that is unmatched in the industry. With a relationship-first engagement approach, we most often become a trusted partner with our clients and operate as an extension of their organizations.</p>