Purchasing Specialist

  • Location
    Phoenix, Arizona
  • Category
    Supply Chain & Logistics
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  • Job Type
    Direct Hire

Ajilon is partnering with a mid-sized, aerospace company in the East Valley on their search for top talent Procurement Specialist! As a Procurement Specialist, you will report to the Procurement Manager and work within the Procurement team to effectively source a direct goods for the manufacturing team. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of contracts administration, work within a team of collaborative colleagues to meet deadlines, track, monitor and summarize progress of projects, and prepare reports for senior leadership regarding the status and status of the project. The ideal candidate with have 2+ years’ experience in procurement, a bachelor’s degree in a related field, and the excellent communication skills. FAR/DFAR experience is a must. If this sounds like you, we are scheduling interviews now, so please apply here or send your resume to Alexandra.Shea@Ajilon.com.


  • Track the status of the project to effectively meet deadlines and report to supervisors
  • Work with the manufacturing team and vendors, as problems or changes occur
  • Forecasting and planning inventory and manufacturing needs
  • Prepare, review, and negotiate contracts
  • Cultivate relationships with new and existing vendors and suppliers
  • Research and value analysis


  • A completed bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain or a related field
  • 2+ years” experience in procurement and/or sourcing
  • FAR/DFAR experience
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work across different departments and teams
  • Vendor management experience
  • Oracle software experience preferred
  • SAP software experience preferred


Apply now or send your resume to Alexandra.Shea@Ajilon.com. Ajilon Executive Search is an international firm specializes in recruiting the top Supply Chain, so if you have any interest in recruiting, reach out!





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