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Project Procurement Specialist

Location: 

Wyomissing, PA, US

Company:  UGI Energy Services, LLC
Remote Options:  Work From Home Temporarily (COVID)

UGI Energy Services supplies and markets natural gas, liquid fuels, and electricity to 40,000 customer locations across the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern US.

We are a supplier, marketer, and midstream services provider – one backed by 135 years of natural gas experience, plus our own expanding energy infrastructure. Along with buying and selling energy commodities at the wholesale level, UGIES owns and operates key electric generation and midstream natural gas assets throughout Pennsylvania.

With headquarters and supply sources near the heart of the Marcellus Shale, UGIES is well positioned to meet the changing energy demands of commercial, industrial, institutional, and government customers for years to come.

 

We offer comprehensive benefits, some of which are:

  • Paid Vacation time starts with 3 weeks off
  • 8 Paid Holidays
  • Sick time
  • Short term & Long term disability
  • Medical plan options from Aetna and Blue Cross
  • Vision coverage from Vision Benefits of America
  • Dental coverage from United Concordia
  • Extended Maternity Leave - 8 weeks pay at 100% with the option of 2 more weeks paid at 100% or 4 weeks paid at 50%
  • Paternity Leave - 2 weeks pay at 100% or 4 weeks pay at 50%
  • Company provided 401K match of 100% of the employee's 6% contribution
  • Tuition Reimbursement of 80% of tuition costs capped at $6,300 per year
  • Pet Plan Insurance

Job Summary

The Project Procurement Specialist is accountable for the coordination of procurement and contracting activities required to deliver a successful project strategy within their assigned scope of work.  The Project Procurement Specialist is accountable for providing procurement input to the project or category contracting strategy, provide sourcing and the execution activities to deliver a project scope area. The role requires a collaborative One Procurement relationship with the project team, procurement,  category management and any inventory and logistics members of the team.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with the Category Manager and Projects Team to deliver value through effective and efficient project sourcing activity, rigorous contract management using tactics within boundaries of relevant laws and regulations, approved budgets and supplier diversity goals.
  • Support the demand planning inputs to project team and category management for scope area.
  • Conduct/support contract negotiations as directed
  • Execute and performance manage the project contract strategy elements pertaining to assigned scope.
  • Accountable to the Project Team and category management for applicable procurement deliverables for each project milestone.

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Project procurement delivery experience

  • Knowledge in application of strategic souring, supplier management and project execution

  • Excellent project management skills

  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with internal stakeholders across multiple discipline across UGI and with suppliers

  • Working knowledge of systems such as Microsoft Office Suite, Ariba One Source and SAP

  • Comply with UGI’s Procurement Controls Policy (PCP)

  • Execute compliance activities including audit resolution as applicable.

     

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative discipline supply chain management or other related business degree preferred; Associates degree and at least 2 years related work experience; or at least 4 years of related work experience in lieu of degree.

UGI Energy Services, is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally protected class in its practices.


Nearest Major Market: Reading PA

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