CDI Engineering Solutions is seeking a Procurement I to work in our Engineering Center in Baton Rouge, LA. This is a direct-hire position with great benefits!

Job Summary: Under direct supervision of senior level project material management staff, purchase materials, equipment, services and labor at competitive prices and terms as required by project.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Compile and release Request for Quotation (RFQ).     
  • Examines RFQ to determine that correct specifications, quantities, authorizations, terms and support documentation are included.
  • Analyzes vendor quotes to identify those meeting all criteria, and subsequently negotiates, or assists with negotiation of, final terms and conditions.
  • Maintain or assist in maintaining records and issue or assist in issuing procurement reports as required.
  • Assist in the receipt and issuance of Vendor Documents.
  • Develop and maintain knowledge of company material management, ISO requirements, and client requirements.
  • Develop and implement innovations in coordinating project needs and schedules to improve timeliness, accuracy, and completeness and to reduce costs.
  • Troubleshoots the difficult problems associated with project material management.
  • Helps input data into the Procurement system and associated spreadsheets to produce clear and concise reporting.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

Job Qualifications:

  • Experience in or knowledge of procurement preferred
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Skilled in MS Office
  • Excellent organization and preparedness
  • Problem solving skills using all given information to make informed decisions independently and has awareness to ask for help when necessary
  • Strong math, analytical, organizational, and communication skills are essential for the success of procurement specialists
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Document Control experience a plus

Education: Prefer a bachelor’s degree but not required.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

CDI Engineering Solutions is an EEO/An Affirmative Action M/F/D/V Employer.

Type: Permanent

Reference ID: 5192