SAIC is seeking a senior procurement and logistics principal to be responsible for complete ownership of procurement lifecycle including issuing RFQs, price analysis, negotiating favorable terms and conditions, issuing purchasing orders, and following up with internal customers to ensure the goods receipts are completed, providing senior GPOC staff with weekly procurement status. Additionally, be the equipment and peripherals manager through the entire project and program life cycle for an exciting and innovative program. The successful candidate will work both independently and in a team-based environment to develop, coordinate and manage equipment repository, processes, methodology, and related communication
FREEDOM TO ACT: Works under consultative direction toward pre-determined long-range goals and objectives. Assignments are often self-initiated. Virtually self-supervisory. IMPACT: Decisions affect the financial, employee, or public relations posture of the organization. Erroneous decisions or recommendations would normally result in failure to achieve goals critical to the major objectives of the organization. LIASON: Serves as prime consultant and external spokesperson for the organization on highly significant matters relating to policies, programs, capabilities, and long-range goals and objectives.
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Experience in Procurement, Supply Chain Management, Logistics Management, or related discipline
Possess knowledge of industry accepted standards and best practices related to Supply Chain Management
Demonstrate ability to conduct analysis and evaluations- making recommendations and providing professional advice and assistance to include preparing criteria and analytical aids, briefings, reports, and presentations
Skilled/comfortable working in high-tempo environment, able to be flexible and to adjust to dynamic political, technical, and/or fiscal challenges
Understanding of Systems Applications & Products (SAP), SharePoint, and Microsoft Suite (Project, PowerPoint, Excel)
Knowledge of Property Manuals
Bachelors and fifteen (15) years or more of related experience; Masters and thirteen (13) years or more experience; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience.
Clearance required to start: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph