If you’re looking to make an impact with your analytical skills, we want to hear from you! UPS is seeking a Procurement Analyst who works with cross-functional teams to provide analytical support for process improvement and commodity-related initiatives supporting the Procurement Commodity Management Group.
The Procurement Analyst conducts data collection, analysis/reporting, supplier qualification and measurement efforts for a specific commodity or commodities. He/she assists in the writing and distribution of Requests for Proposals (RFP) and Requests for Information (RFI), prepares forecasts and analyzes economic trends. He/she also assists with negotiations to ensure final agreements are reached, as well as maintains a suite of applications to manage contracts, performance and sourcing.
The Procurement Analyst provides user support and maintenance to numerous databases used within Procurement Services. He/she furnishes vendor performance information as requested by several different departments and for strategic sourcing initiatives. He/she may also develop and maintain relationships with UPS customers and vendors. In addition to handling non-complex support such as renewals, the Procurement Analyst functions as both a contributing member of the Contract Administration team and as an observer, with the intention of learning the procurement process at a more detailed level.
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