HireLevel powered by Extra Help is seeking a Contract Administrator Assistant in Des Plaines, IL. The ideal candidate will have previous experience working with upper management to get contracts approved, is very analytical, and may even have a background doing internal audits.
Job Category: Full-Time, 2 Month Contract
Shift: Monday - Friday; 8: 00am - 5: 00pm
Location: Des Plaines, IL
Similar Positions: Purchasing, Inventory Management, Buyer, Internal Auditor
Responsibilities of the Contract Administrator Assistant:
Process purchasing contracts.
Handle projects that involve contracting/pricing data.
Work independently with management to approve contracts.
Read and understand purchasing contracts, identify potential issues that need to be reviewed by others.
Strategic Purchasing Planning
Job Requirements of the Contract Administrator Assistant:
Experience reading and understanding purchasing contracts and identifying potential issues.
Advanced Excel skills and ability to work with large amount of data (Functions, vlookup, pivot table, Charts).
Prior experience with the following software: Microsoft Access databases, Salesforce.Com, Apttus Contract Management, is very desirable.
Excellent communication skills (both written and oral) as position will be working with multiple functional groups and customers.
Understanding of basic contracting concepts, bid preparations, and customer pricing/hierarchy; previous experience working with Group Purchasing Organizations is desirable.
High School diploma/GED required, Bachelor s degree preferred.