Procurement Agent 1
Boeing - Tukwila, WA

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Assists with continuous review and analysis of demand and supply. Supports the sourcing strategies, negotiations and documenting of contracts and agreements. Gathers data for supplier performance evaluation and improvement opportunities.

Competencies

General

[ + ] Communication

Makes an effort to clarify purpose and importance; stresses major points; follows a logical sequence. Tries to keep the audience engaged through use of techniques such as analogies, illustrations, humor, an appealing style, body language, and voice inflection. With guidance from others frames messages in line with audience experience, background, and expectations; tries to use terms, examples, and analogies that are meaningful to the audience. Occasionally seeks input from audience; checks understanding; tries to present message in different ways to enhance understanding. Uses syntax, pace, volume, diction, and mechanics appropriate to the media being used. Interprets messages from others and responds appropriately; at times requires guidance from others on how to respond.

[ + ] Negotiation

Within the work group, explore the needs, concerns, and positions of others as they relate to routine situations and issues. Tries to build common ground by highlighting areas of agreement; focuses efforts by pointing out areas of disagreement. Tries to stay focused on the task; constructively addresses emotions and conflict among fellow work group employees. Participates in mutual problem solving by brainstorming alternative positions or approaches and evaluating them openly and fairly.

Technical

[ + ] Contract Structure and Terms

Basic knowledge of contract structure and terminology related to specified work.

[ + ] Effective Written Comm

Basic knowledge of different communication materials (e.g., proposals, papers, user guides, reports, articles, promotional materials, brochures, web sites, presentations, speeches). Basic writing ability to assist in preparation of departmental correspondence and documents.

[ + ] Procurement Processes

Basic knowledge of the responsibilities and tasks performed by Procurement departments and/or disciplines.

Basic Qualifications For Consideration

Do you have experience with supply chain and/or procurement concepts?

Typical Education/Experience

Bachelor's degree.

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