The Commercial Procurement Specialist (CPS) provides network procurement services to include: company development activities, service ordering, service maintenance, vendor payment coordination, and service termination. These services require day to day interaction with Commercial vendors, Management PMs, network engineers, contracts and finance departments, as well as other stakeholder departments. You will need to possess (or ability to learn) the understanding of financial operations of commercial vendors and high level understanding of network services.
- Database Support
- Enter, track and manage the details and status of vendor invoices, software license renewals, software patching/updates and receipts
- Assist with Input and managing purchased equipment/software products into customer asset tracking system and operational configuration database
- Manage, input and update equipment information into customer equipment operational database.
- Operations Maintenance
- Manage inventory tracking and equipment
- Manage, troubleshoot, and resolve billing disputes or accounting issues
- Open trouble tickets and troubleshoot outages with vendors
- Vendor Services
- Work with Program Manager and Engineering team to coordinate equipment and software procurement requests
- Research and request quotes from providers
- Coordinate provider implementation and activation with multiple customer engineering teams
- Coordinate shipping and receiving of equipment
- Manage all service request from vendor negotiation through final invoice bill payment and account closure in coordination with customer procurement services team
- Research internet for companies with desired business offerings and build list of potential partners
Degree in Business or related discipline
- 4+ years related experience with degree. Additional experience in lieu of degree.
- Proven Financial/Contract Management or Networking experience
- Must have strong customer service skills and exceptional communication skills
Pay Range:Pay Range $66,300.00 - $102,000.00 - $137,700.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
Pay and Benefits
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