Procurement Specialist WI

Madison, WI 53717

Posted: 08/23/2019 Employment Type: Contract to Perm Job Number: 14087

Job Description

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.

Job Description:

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

Invoice discrepancies

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

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