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Advanced Supply Chain Specialist 1
Superior Talent Resources, Inc.
Superior Group SDI, Taunton, MA 02780

Description
Superior Group and our client located in Taunton, MA has a longer term contract available and is looking for a
Supply Chain Specialist 1
Provides administrative and clerical support specifically related to supply chain and procurement department activities
Works on assignments that require judgment in resolving issues or in making recommendations
Focus is on completing tasks or activities in compliance with policies and procedures
Normally receives little instruction on daily work, general instructions on newly introduced assignments
May assist buyers in contacting vendors to obtain prices and schedule delivery dates
May develop and maintain resources for assigned commodity items
Prepares standard requests for quotation
Assignments may require support of pricing revisions, order cancellations, discontinued items, acceptable substitutes
Assists with the proposal development activities in the entry of quotes into the proposal system
Required Skills / Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in a related field or equivalent experience is required plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience
Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
Performs cost or price analysis on procurements of moderate value, risk and complexity
Coordinates risk assessments and executes risk management plans for low to moderate risk procurements
Participates in Supplier Review Board activities
Performs analysis of purchasing needs, including analysis of costs forecasts requirements, issues periodic reports on trends, and negotiates pricing, discounts, and contracts
Reviews requirements document (i.e., statement of work, drawings and specifications) for clarity and adequacy
Identifies potential resources for required materials, equipment, supplies and services, and develops and issues request for proposals
Responds to supplier inquires and coordinates source selection decisions with other company activities
Negotiates terms and conditions, price, delivery, quality, and performance requirements and documents the entire fact finding and negotiation process to document file documentation requirement
Additional Tasks:
Ensuring all procurement actions are consistent with policy and procedure and properly documented, reviewed and approved
Acting as liaison between the program teams, other functional areas and suppliers, to establish a cohesive work group
Working toward supporting the overall business by establishing goals to reduce cost, improve quality, and order fulfillment
Understanding quality system processes to include a working knowledge of counterfeit parts procedures including the use of an active supplier list
Supporting proposal activities with innovative solutions to meet program needs and requirements
Receiving, reviewing, and evaluating supplier proposals to ensure compliance with prime proposal requirements
Participating on proposal evaluation teams in fact finding, technical evaluation, and cost/price analysis
Preparing and issuing purchase orders for selected suppliers consistent with policy and procedure
Participating in daily resolution of vendor issues
Analyzing program provided requirements along with any special flow downs, terms, and conditions
Monitoring open orders
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Strong interpersonal and communication skills both verbal and written
Good understanding of procurement laws and regulations
Good analytical skills
Good negotiation skills
Ability to work and succeed in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment while demonstrating superior presentation, communication, team building and leadership skills that may be required to have regular communication with business leadership
Government contractor purchasing experience
Federal Acquisition knowledge
Employer's Job# 406460
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How to Apply
Please email your resume to: McEwenJ@superiorgroup.com

• Location: South Coast

• Post ID: 55269167 southcoast
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