AT&T Sr Purchasing Specialist - Supply Chain & Fleet Ops
AT&T - King of Prussia, PA

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AT&T Sr Purchasing Specialist - Supply Chain & Fleet Ops

Responsible for forecasting and ensuring appropriate inventory levels for materials, equipment, supplies, and commodity products. Resolves problems with inventory, production schedules, or materials shortages and implements procedures to avoid future problems. Establishes a balance between vendors and customers based on supply and demand for materials and finished goods. Purchases materials, equipment, and supplies for delivery at specified time and location. Evaluates new vendors and performs financial analyses for purchasing. Forecasts requirements, issues periodic reports on trends. Supervises preparation of orders and follows up to expedite delivery and shipment. Obtains certifications of delivery and conducts check against order. Checks and approves invoices for orders placed. Develops and maintains necessary records and files for efficient operation. Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.

This position is with the Northeast Region Procurement Team. Audits Purchase Requests created in the Purchase Request Tool in Oracle 11i and utilizes various excel files to audit Purchase Requests. Utilizes various reports in Norad to audit Purchase Requests that support C&E's Turfing cell site build out program. Serves as a point of contact for the markets in the Northeast Region with respect to Purchase Requests, Spreadsheet upload tool for PRT, PO Inquiry, and AP Inquiry within Oracle 11i.


Required Qualifications:
Strong Excel skills

1-3 years of relevant experience

Desired Qualifications:
AS or BS degree in related field of study

Principal Skills / Competencies associated with this Title:
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Forecasting
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Order Processing
  • Procurement Processes
  • Purchasing Strategies
  • Purchasing Systems
  • Supplier Performance
  • Vendor Management
Note: Additional skills / competencies may be added to this specific requisition. During the application process, you will be asked to provide your proficiency and experience with all the skills / competencies associated with the requisition.

AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V



Corporate Support

Primary Location


Pennsylvania-KING OF PRUSSIA

Other Locations


New Jersey-BEDMINSTER, Florida-LAKE MARY, Georgia-Atlanta






Day Job

Employee Status



Job Posting


Jan 25, 2013, 1:00:36 PM


Unposting Date


Feb 1, 2013, 11:59:59 PM

Job Level


Associate/First Level Manager

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