Senior Procurement Analyst
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton Metro Area, NJ
The Sr. Procurement Analyst is an experienced professional responsible for providing analytical support, assisting with audit readiness activities, drafting and negotiating contracts as needed. The role will work closely with the Executive Director, R&D Procurement, R&D Procurement leadership team, and other members of the R&D Procurement team.
A Bachelor s Degree, OR a minimum of eight (8) years of relevant sourcing and contracting experience is required (or appropriate combination of education and experience).
Demonstrable understanding of the end-to-end sourcing and contracting process.
Strong organizational skills, the ability to multi-task, be detail oriented, and be able to set and manage priorities.
Understanding of business and legal terms related to sourcing/contract matters.
Analytical and contract negotiation skills.
Ability to interact effectively with various departments such as Procurement, Finance, and Legal.
Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel).
Demonstrate self-awareness, embraces feedback, and has an appropriate sense of urgency.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
SharePoint, Salesforce, and workflow/database programs experience strongly desired.