Altria Group is a FORTUNE 200 company that owns the premier tobacco companies in the United States including Philip Morris USA, U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company, John Middleton and Nu Mark. The companies' brands include Marlboro, Copenhagen, Skoal, Black & Mild, MarkTen and VERVE.
Altria also owns Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, one of the country's top premium wine producers, and Philip Morris Capital Corporation, an investment company. Altria's mission is to own and develop financially disciplined businesses that are leaders in responsibly providing adult tobacco and wine consumers with superior branded products.
Altria Client Services' role is to provide high quality services to the Altria family of companies. We are currently seeking a highly qualified Information Technology Procurement Analyst to join our Information Services (IS) department in Richmond, VA.
The successful candidate will responsible for providing Information Technology (IT) Procurement services to the Altria family of companies.
Specific accountabilities include:
Participating in cross-functional projects/activities requiring procurement services for IT hardware, software and/or services
Preparing and negotiating procurement agreements to secure the best value for Altria
Preparing, issuing, evaluating and making award recommendations for Request for Proposals
Collaborating with Law on procurement agreements
Identifying, recommending and implementing plans to improve procurement processes
Maintaining procurement records in accordance with Company policies
BS/BA Business discipline or equivalent
Paralegal Studies certificate preferred
Minimum of 3 years Procurement experience
Proven oral and written communications skills
Certified Purchasing Manager ("CPM") or Certified Professional in Supply Management ("CPSM") certification preferred
At Altria Client Services, we recognize that our people are the reason we achieve our business goals. We believe in developing the leadership potential of our employees by providing them with opportunities for training, development and advancement.
In addition to the opportunity to apply and develop your skills toward key business objectives, we offer an excellent compensation package including a competitive base salary, comprehensive health/vision/dental insurance, participation in our incentive compensation and deferred profit sharing programs as well as a relocation assistance package.
Altria Client Services Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or other legally protected characteristic.
Altria Group is a FORTUNE 200 company that owns the premier tobacco companies in the United States including Philip Morris USA, U.S....