Procurement Specialist

Contract TypeContract/Temp to Hire

Job LocationAustin, Texas

LHH is currently seeking an experienced Procurement Specialist located in the Austin Texas. The ideal candidate will have experience working with cutting edge technology and 5+ years of experience working as a procurement specialist.

Responsibilities:

  • Engage with stakeholders to understand business requirements and to define and implement the category strategy, plans and processes for sourcing goods and services.
  • Maintain a detailed knowledge and understanding of the business drivers and have a comprehensive understanding of how they affect the business strategy.
  • Act as a subject matter expert on procurement policies, processes and best practice.
  • Manage key sourcing activities for business projects, ensuring timely delivery and budgeting with appropriate risk management.
  • Develop and maintain long-term relationships with key existing strategic suppliers and identify potential new partners.
  • Monitor compliance with the business' sourcing process, acting as an internal consultant for each stage in the process.
  • Develop category or sub-category strategy, plans, sourcing pipelines.
  • Minimum Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in procurement or purchasing
  • Experience building and managing relationships with hardware vendors and other external partners, including creating statements of work and negotiating purchase agreements.
  • Experience with either hardware, sensors, and software procurement
  • Communication/presentation ability through all levels of the organization, technical and non-technical.
  • Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Accounting, or related field
  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy

    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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    Procurement Specialist

    LHH

    28 days ago

    Contract Type

    Contract/Temp to Hire

    Job Location

    Austin, Texas

    LHH is currently seeking an experienced Procurement Specialist located in the Austin Texas. The ideal candidate will have experience working with cutting edge technology and 5+ years of experience working as a procurement specialist.

    Responsibilities:

  • Engage with stakeholders to understand business requirements and to define and implement the category strategy, plans and processes for sourcing goods and services.
  • Maintain a detailed knowledge and understanding of the business drivers and have a comprehensive understanding of how they affect the business strategy.
  • Act as a subject matter expert on procurement policies, processes and best practice.
  • Manage key sourcing activities for business projects, ensuring timely delivery and budgeting with appropriate risk management.
  • Develop and maintain long-term relationships with key existing strategic suppliers and identify potential new partners.
  • Monitor compliance with the business' sourcing process, acting as an internal consultant for each stage in the process.
  • Develop category or sub-category strategy, plans, sourcing pipelines.
  • Minimum Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in procurement or purchasing
  • Experience building and managing relationships with hardware vendors and other external partners, including creating statements of work and negotiating purchase agreements.
  • Experience with either hardware, sensors, and software procurement
  • Communication/presentation ability through all levels of the organization, technical and non-technical.
  • Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Accounting, or related field
  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy

    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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