Procurement Analyst lll Jackson, MIPosted: 10/11/2018 Category: Utility Job Type: -Minimum Experience: 2 yrs -5 yrs Required Education: High School/GED Branch: Staffing Solutions Group Job DescriptionProcurement Analyst lllContract Position- -/+ 6 monthsCandidates must live or be nearby Jackson, MICandidates must pass background check and drug screen.A procurement analyst builds new relationships between the company and vendors, and ensures that these relationships are maintained to the satisfaction of all parties. The analyst also negotiates arrangements for the purchase of the goods, materials, and services the company requires within its budget limitations. In meetings with vendors, the procurement analyst must determine prices and set up a system of delivery, as well as research the market appropriately to ensure that the company is getting the best possible value. They must research the vendors to verify their credibility and ability to provide what is promised, as well as keep abreast of data resulting from the vendor relationship to make sure it is worth maintaining in its present form or at all.Define, measure, and track categories for spending to provide targeted analyses of budget. Job RequirementsRequired•CONTRACT NEGOTIATIONS•CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS•CONTRACT MANAGEMENT/PROCUREMENT•BUYING/PROCUREMENT•CONTRACT WRITERAdditional•BUDGET•CLIENT INTERACTION•PROCUREMENTBUSINESS MANAGEMENTA bachelor's degree in business management, business administration, or a related field is a typical requirement of most employers. Professional experience is also highly preferred, especially if it is in a field involving vendor-client interaction. If the applicant is a recent graduate with internship experience in a related field, employers may consider this in lieu of professional experience.BHI Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides a fair and equal employment opportunity for all employees and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. BHI Energy is a federal contractor that requests priority referrals of protected veterans.