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IT Procurement Specialist

IT Procurement Specialist

Edge Technology Group - Greenwich, CT or New York City (Greater New York City Area)

  • Rapidly growing MSP- 30% a year - every year
  • Opportunity to learn the hedge fund industry
  • Learn and apply top technology to some of the world’s most demanding and technology-centric organizations.

 
Job Description

  • Develops purchasing arrangements with vendors and suppliers.
  • Provides pricing quotes, completes purchase orders, and processes requisitions for clients.
  • Develop and investigate supply sources, and issue request for quotations, proposals, or bids for those items not covered by any existing purchasing arrangement.
  • Resolves outstanding issues, complies with vendor requests and responds to client inquiries.
  • Receive requisitions and check each item for quantity, specifications, and delivery requirements.
  • Negotiates with vendors to ensure inventory is acquired in a cost effective and timely manner.
  • Serve as liaison to vendors and suppliers.
  • Other related duties assigned as needed.

Preferred General Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of supply chain or procurement functions and procedures within an IT environment
  • Knowledge of vendor relations
  • Knowledge of project management methods and techniques
  • Excellent customer service/relationship management skills
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to technical and non-technical audiences of various levels in the organization (e.g. executive, management, individual contributors)
  • Excellent problem solving, team and time management skills managing multiple deadlines for self and others
  • Proficiency in evaluating the performance capabilities of subordinates as well as counsel subordinates in development and/or corrective discipline
  • Proficiency in making projections of future expenses based on analysis of cost effectiveness of past expenditures
  • Proficiency to operate independently

Company Description

Edge Technology Group (www.edgetg.com), with offices in Greenwich CT, New York City, London, Singapore and Hong Kong provides complete strategic planning, hosting, development, advisory, coordination and management of IT and real estate projects. We tailor our services to complement our clients' needs and supplementing the expertise of client staff professionals.  This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the most progressive providers in the financial technology industry and join a talented team, work on rewarding projects in a dynamic environment and excel in your career.  Edge Technology Group has one of the most respected reputations in the industry because our services make a positive daily difference in our clients' businesses.


Company Benefits
All our positions are competitively compensated, full time, salaried and bonus eligible with full benefits that are 100% company paid. We also offer a 401k contribution of 3% which vests immediately, along with a host of other corporate benefits.

Growth
Edge Technology Group is growing rapidly (30% a year) and successfully attracts and retains leading industry talent. We do this by offering dynamic IT professionals exposure to a broad range of leading technologies and the opportunity to learn rapidly and contribute directly to the business.

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