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Procurement Specialist

Company: Aston Carter
Location: Seattle
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

We are actively hiring a Supply Chain Analyst for one of the largest eCommerce/tech companies that is headquartered in Seattle, WA. Must be open to going onsite 1 day a week into Redmond, WA. Pay $24/hr Daily schedule: 40hrs/wkBuilding location: SEA99 - CO (Redmond, WA)As a Supply Chain Representative you will:--- Drive continuous improvement by identifying ways to streamline processes and reduce waste--- Analyze and select appropriate sources from competitive bids--- Construct, release, and manage Purchase Orders through delivery and invoicing --- Maintain/update internal documentation for internal training and referenceBasic Qualifications + Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Transportation/Supply Chain/Operations discipline+ Strong Math, Logical, Problem Solving skills+ 2+ years of experience working within the Supply Chain industry + Strong analytical abilities, and high proficiency creating and managing advanced models using Microsoft Excel and SmartSheet+ Experience with Coupa, Jira, SAPTeam:+ Work on Project Kuiper launching 3,200 low-orbital satellites in the next 4-5 years to reduce disparities of cell connection around the world.+ Buy for the indirect side (items not on the satellite) - warehousing, conveyor belt, tools, lab equipment, licenses, computers, etc.+ This role specifically, "Buyer": take a request from a supplier who wants to buy X widget, and candidate will then place a purchase order request for the X widget.Typical Day in the Role:--- Managing parts that are coming in --- Understanding delivery issues--- Tracking sourcing and buying activities--- Purchasing parts from suppliers--- Routing purchases through approvals--- Approve invoices from supplierCompelling Story & Candidate Value Proposition:Unique selling points:+ Google Project Kuiper+ Such a huge investment in space and lessening the disparity of cell connection around the world+ Exposure to leaders in the field+ Onboarding training is 1-2 weeks of shadowing, then 1-2 weeks doing work with a buddy, then after a month they work independently About Aston Carter: At Aston Carter, we're dedicated to expanding career opportunities for the skilled professionals who power our business. Our success is driven by the talented, motivated people who join our team across a range of positions - from recruiting, sales and delivery to corporate roles. As part of our team, employees have the opportunity for long-term career success, where hard work is rewarded and the potential for growth is limitless.Established in 1997, Aston Carter is a leading staffing and consulting firm, providing high-caliber talent and premium services to more than 7,000 companies across North America. Spanning four continents and more than 200 offices, we extend our clients' capabilities by seeking solvers and delivering solutions to address today's workforce challenges. For organizations looking for innovative solutions shaped by critical-thinking professionals, visit Aston Carter is a company within Allegis Group, a global leader in talent solutions.The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email ( for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.

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