Purchasing Procurement Professional - (RAP00008C)

  • Jacobs
  • Primary Location: United States-Maryland-Severn-20356-SEV1
  • Nov 26, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

We seeking an individual to join its Procurement Team located in Severn, MD as a Junior Buyer. This individual must be experienced in the negotiation and administration of government and commercial purchase orders while applying analytical skills to gather information, discern best value, develop procurement strategies, and systematically document all transactions in accordance with FAR, DFAR, and applicable company policies. Ability to coordinate and prioritize activities in a fast-paced environment. Must be organized and detail oriented.
  • Sources, develops, negotiates and administers purchase orders and other agreements of intermediate to high value and risk in accordance with customer requirements and Company policies and procedures.
  • Performs pre-award and in process audits and inspections and manages complex requirements for any required vendor and supplier certifications, verifications, and documentation, such as for space hardware.
  • Negotiates price/cost, including conducting Fair and Reasonable determinations based on utilizing the appropriate Price Analysis technique. 
  • May compile reports for Procurement and/or Project Management in support of strategic imperatives, conceptualizing, developing, and implementing business solutions.
  • Ensures compliance with company policy and procedures, regulation, contract requirements, and other performance parameters.
  • Negotiates and executes purchase orders.
  • 1 + years of related experience in government procurement or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience.
  • Must be willing to work late hours when necessary to support a project.
  • Experience in procurement and related functions with emphasis on traditional CPSR procurement initiation, and administration requirements.
  • Experience in assessing vendor and supplier qualifications.
  • Experience using various Price Analysis Techniques.
  • Intermediate knowledge of business and contract law, FAR, DFARS, with a good degree of understanding of finance and accounting.
  • Effective analytical, communication, and presentation skills.
  • Intermediate to advance skill level with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio) and SharePoint.
 Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language. 

Primary Location

: United States-Maryland-Severn-20356-SEV1

Job Posting

: Nov 20, 2020, 12:15:30 AM


: Accounting/Finance



Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

7763 Old Telegraph Road Building A
 Severn 21144
Capabilities: Aerospace Technology and Defense Programs and Facilities