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Procurement/ Purchasing Specialist

Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
Arlington, VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

About the Company and Opportunity:

  • Our client is a medium sized government contractor based in Arlington, VA in business for over 20 years
  • Due to growth, they are looking to bring on a full time Procurement/Purchasing Specialist
    • This person will be the only member of procurement and get to call the shots!
    • Company boasts great tenure!
  • 80% REMOTE- Candidates MUST be local to the DC, Maryland, Virginia area
    • Occasional travel to office in Arlington, VA once per week or less. Candidates must be comfortable working in an office if needed and those without Deltek Costpoint experience will need to travel to the office more frequently for training.
    • Company offers free parking to its employees!
  • Current employees have great things to say such as:
    • "Company has a great culture and pays very competitively."
    • "Consistently challenging and new work."
    • "It's a solid company contracting on cool/important stuff."

Overview of the Role:

  • Perform monthly reporting
  • Work with AP team to reconcile credit card purchases
  • Assist with subcontracts as needed
  • Set up new contracts in Costpoint
  • Manage the purchasing database and purchase orders for goods/services
  • Provide and obtain quotes for goods/services in support of proposals
  • Maintain accurate records of all vendor agreements and purchasing records
  • Conduct necessary ISO 9000 evaluations and maintain required records and files
  • Support periodic ISO audits
  • Respond to vendor inquiries in a timely manner
  • Facilitate and manage all supplier issues/concerns
  • Process return merchandise authorizations

Qualifications for the Procurement/Purchasing Specialist:

  • 3-5 years of government contracting purchasing experience
    • Thorough understanding of procurement cycle
  • Experience with Deltek Costpoint 7.0 or 8.0 highly preferred
  • Extensive knowledge of FAR
  • DOD, DHS, or FBI experience a plus
  • US citizenship or green card required
  • Bachelors degree preferred, but not required
  • Strong interpersonal skills; Ability to build relationships with vendors
Company Description
CFS is a leading, employee-owned staffing firm—the largest one founded by CPA firms. With more than two decades of experience helping companies locate, attract and hire exceptional accounting, finance & IT professionals, CFS has unique resources to better understand hiring needs, attract higher-caliber candidates and assess candidate potential. Established in 1994, CFS today operates 30+ offices across 21 states and the Caribbean. Serving most major U.S. markets and beyond, CFS connects companies with candidates, from entry-level to executive level, temporary to direct hire and project support to interim management.

CFS was named to Forbes’ list of “Best Professional Recruiting Firms” three years in a row and also cited by LinkedIn as one of the “Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agencies” two years in a row!

Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)

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CFS is a leading, employee-owned staffing firm—the largest one founded by CPA firms. With more than two decades of experience helping companies locate, attract and hire exceptional accounting, finance & IT professionals, CFS has unique resources to better understand hiring needs, attract higher-caliber candidates and assess candidate potential. Established in 1994, CFS today operates 30+ offices across 21 states and the Caribbean. Serving most major U.S. markets and beyond, CFS connects companies with candidates, from entry-level to executive level, temporary to direct hire and project support to interim management. CFS was named to Forbes’ list of “Best Professional Recruiting Firms” three years in a row and also cited by LinkedIn as one of the “Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agencies” two years in a row!

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Arlington, VA
USA

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Government

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