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Company AT&T

Job Title Program Buyer Government)

Jobid att4-5262556

Location: Lorton, VA, 22199, USA

Description Candidate must have purchasing/buying experience in technical IT industry.

+ Use strategic sourcing skills, coordinate with Engineering teams and Implemenation/Scheduling teams for timely purchasing.

+ Negotiate with vendors to gather data on estimated delivery dates, quoting material, and update price books on a regular basis.

+ Maintain vendor relationships and monitor their estimation and delivery performance.

+ Coordinate with engineering staff to ensure prices remain competitive and optimize the current supplier network by performing price analysis on multiple vendors.

+ Assist with supplier selection processes and integrate suppliers into the supply chain (as required).

+ Verify that vendor quotes match Engineering Bill of Materials for accuracy before executing purchase.

+ Coordinate with other support organizations when changes occur to maintain technical, cost, and contract compliance.

+ Expedite the procurement process and exercise inter-team communication when required by procedures/processes/management.

+ Work closely with the program finance team and internal Purchasing Department. Create Purchase Requisitions against contract modifications immediately upon receipt of contract mod notification.

+ Support Engineering Change Management when modifications to procurements or vendor agreements are requested.

+ Coordinate and execute system uploads as it relates to purchases immediately upon receipt of POs/credit card purchases.

+ Ensure terms and conditions or special request orders include all requirements on the Purchase Order and the vendor understands requirements.

+ Attend weekly and monthly team meetings with the expectation to report on any long lead items, issues with vendors, or current status of funding modification orders.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office products, especially excel.

Strong written and verbal communication skills, strong organizational skills.

Ability to work in a dynamic environment.

Educational Requirements: HS Diploma plus 4 years or Bachelor degree plus 2 years

Preferable SECRET CLEARANCE but not mandatory.

Desired: Knowledge of InfoPlus, Costpoint, SAP and/or other purchasing platforms. Knowledge of FAM/FAH,DFARS and other government policies/regulations.

AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

At AT&T, we’re bringing it all together. We deliver advanced mobile services, next-generation TV, high-speed internet and smart solutions for people and businesses. That’s why we’re investing to be the premier integrated communications company.

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