Abacus Technology is seeking a Purchasing Agent to support procurement and supply management at Marshall Space Flight Center. This is a full-time position.
Work with the MSFC Contracting Officer’s Representative for the management and completion of all purchase activities. Coordinate purchases of various products and services. Order supplies, inventory, and equipment. Collate purchase orders and purchase requisitions for materials, goods and supplies. Send purchase requirements to suppliers; review inventories and order as required (coordinating with Exhibit/Event Manager). Interact daily with suppliers. Track status of orders and review deliveries against orders. Handle non-supplied, under orders, over orders and damaged goods. Ensure invoices are sent to accounts for payment.
7+ years experience in purchasing and supply management. Bachelor’s degree in a related field. Must have excellent negotiation and communication skills. Experience in supply management and inventory tracking. Must be customer and results-oriented; proactive; and highly detail-oriented/organized. Proficient in MS Office and internet research. Able to multitask and operate in dynamic environments. Must be a US citizen.
Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.