Specialist, Procurement
Save the Children - Lexington, KY

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Save the Children


The Procurement Specialist supports USP with the development and maintenance of the procurement process. The Procurement Specialist will be responsible for identifying operations projects and implementing and monitoring the systems they support. The Procurement Specialist communicates and assists with analysis and drafting USP policies and procedures, develops agreements and manages USP-wide vendor relationships, and guides the process of large-scale procurements. The position holder is responsible for routine staff trainings including but not limited to, new employee on-boarding, operations systems, and policies and procedures.



Training and Support

System Management and Oversight


BA in Business Administration or related field Must have 3 to 5 years experience in purchasing or procurement, operations related field. Individual must enjoy communicating with people and have strong written and verbal communication skills. Candidate must also have strong analytical skills and ability to develop new procedures that will be more eficient.

Employee Type

Full Time

Save the Children is the leading independent organization for children in need, with programs in over 120 countries, including the United States. We aim to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives by improving their health, education and economic opportunities. In 2010, we improved the lives of over 64 million children in need in the United States and around the world. Our goal is to reach more than 74 million children annually by the year 2012. Join our dedicated and diverse staff committed to improving the well-being of children.

Save the Children provides an attractive benefits package including competitive salaries, a matching retirement plan, health and welfare benefits, life insurance, an employee assistance program, generous time off and much more.

Save the Children provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, ancestry, sexual orientation, national origin, age, handicap, disability, marital status, or status as a veteran. Save the Children complies with all applicable laws governing nondiscrimination in employment

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Save the Children helps poor and malnourished children inĀ about 15 US states andĀ about 120 countries, focusing on such areas as health and...