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This position requires - Clear Background, Drug Test, and Education Check.
Must be authorized to work in the US for any employer without Sponsorship.
(Principal Only! No Corp to Corp)
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Position Title: 10995-Procurement Specialist
Location: San Francisco, CA

Pay Rate: Up to $44/hr DOE

Contract Duration: 7 Months

 

Qualifications:


*LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY*

Must have Ariba (new system) experience vs. SRM (old system)

• TOP 3:

·      Sourcing experience with Service contracts

·      Writing Scopes of Work – not technically our job duty, but they should have an understanding of what a good Scope of Work looks like and be able to assist the client as needed

·      Ariba experience – basics, processing PRs, working within Contract Workspaces. We understand not all candidates will have the experience within the Contract Workspace module of Ariba, but it is a big plus if they already do

**Minimum Qualifications Minimum of 2 years of equivalent experience including strategic sourcing Experience in and ability to negotiate complex contracts (typically $10M and below) Understanding of procurement processes, policies, procedures and contract law Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills Strong Contract Writing and Management skills Cost evaluation skills Negotiation skills Supplier Diversity understanding Strong Client Focus Desired Qualifications Bachelor's degree in business, supply chain management (or related industry experience) MBA Six Sigma training Category Strategy Development Utility industry experience SAP/SRM Master Level experience 


Responsibilities: 


PROCUREMENT AND CONTRACT DEVELOPMENT:

Work collaboratively with key line of business partners to develop and write contracts through negotiations and/or competitive bid processes.

Work with other subject matter specialists, Law, Internal Audit and Insurance departments as required.

Examples of contract related work products include: Master Service Agreements, Long and Short Form Contracts, Change Orders, Contract Work Authorizations, Request for Proposals and related reports, letters and correspondences.

Ensure inclusion of effective supplier diversity language in all contracts. Provide support to the Supervisor in governance of contract approval process from contract creation through contract award. Review purchase orders and contracts as part of procurement approval process.

MARKET ASSESSMENTS AND NEGOTIATIONS: Develop and maintain specific knowledge and expertise, as well as familiarity with general market conditions and trends. Conduct negotiations with contra 

Comments/Special Instructions 


Looking to fill positions ASAP. Must have Ariba experience - preferably includes Contract Workspace experience.

The Norland Group is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified. Norland does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. Norland maintains a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks.


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If you are interested in this position, please submit your resume in a Word Document with the month and year that you have worked at each previous position to - mayling@norlandgroup.com and copy: 10995-Procurement Specialist to the email Subject Line.

Or click this email link and attach your resume in a MS Word Document format

Job Posted Date: 5/9/2019