Responsible for negotiation, coordination, monitoring and administration of all terms and conditions to procure necessary goods and services in support of the university, specifically for Facilities and also Construction, under the direction of the Senior Contracts Manager in Procurement and Contracts. This position reports to the Senior Contracts Manager in Procurement and Contracts.
Light travel may be required
Light Work: may require the occasional light lifting
Nights and weekend activities will be occasionally
Position is in office setting and may involve prolonged work at a desk in one location
Complete assignments on time
Focus on customer service and team building
Consolidation of vendors and services
Ability to adapt to change & multiple changing priorities
Business process design and continuous improvement
Supplier relationship management & development
Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) understanding
Product and category knowledge
Timely communication with internal and external customers is a must
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
Sr. Coordinator/Analyst A
Commensurate with experience
Required Education and Experience
4-6 years of relevant experience
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
Hiring offers for this position are contingent on successful completion of a background check
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