Procurement Specialist w Clearance

General Dynamics Information Technology
Reston, VA
May 17, 2018
May 21, 2018
Full Time
Responsible for the procurement of supplies, materials, and equipment necessary for the operation of the organization.1. Obtains supplies, materials, and equipment from suppliers at the lowest cost consistent with considerations of quality, reliability of source, and urgency of need.2. Contacts vendors, obtains quotations, examines bids, makes awards, places orders, and expedites delivery.3. Follows up on all awards until completion of order.4. Negotiates and settles with vendors regarding damage claims, rejections, losses, return of materials, overages, cancellations, and other changes.5. Maintains files and records of materials, inventories, and deliveries.6. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced buyers.7. Serves as a liaison between employees or customer personnel and vendors in order to answer questions and resolve problems.8. Participates in special projects as required.5-8 years of related purchasing experience.As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.WAPU13