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Procurement Analyst

Job ID: 2117355
Location: CHARLESTON, SC, United States
Date Posted: Dec 2, 2021
Category: Procurement
Subcategory: Procurement
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: Yes
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Job Description


SAIC currently has a job opening for an experienced Procurement Analyst in North Charleston, SC. Candidate will procure goods and administer purchase orders/Long Term Agreements of moderate to high dollar value, risk, and complexity. Buyer will report directly to the Purchasing Manager. Please note that this is not an entry level position and requires direct procurement experience.

***This position has remote options for candidates based in Charleston, SC area***

Typical Responsibilities:

  • Responsibilities include the development and negotiation of favorable prices, terms, schedules and other provisions of purchase orders and Long Term Agreements, ensuring consistency with client requirements and procurement policies/procedures.
  • Administer and maintain Purchase Order and Long Term Agreement files in accordance with all SAIC policies and procedures.
  • Confers with suppliers and analyzes suppliers' operations to determine factors that affect prices and determines lowest cost consistent with quality, reliability, and ability to meet required schedules.
  • Recommends suppliers based on gathered information and may also recommend improvements to procurement processes and procedures.
  • Directly supports multiple ongoing Government Programs.
  • Provide support to follow-on pricing efforts and new proposal efforts.
  • Assume other responsibilities as requested in support of departmental goals and objectives.


Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree and four (4) years’ of related experience. 8 Years of procurement experience is acceptable in lieu of the Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Must be well versed and experienced in US Government procurement requirements
  • Must understand and have the ability to implement FAR & DFAR requirements on purchase orders and Long Term Agreements

Required Skills:

  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Solid communications skills, both written and oral.
  • Ability to communicate across several levels of staff and customers/vendors.
  • Ability to prepare and conduct status briefings; prepare and staff weekly updates.
  • Strong team player.
  • Highly experienced with Microsoft Office Suite, especially Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Exhibit critical thinking and analytical skills.

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.
Target salary range: $55,001 - $65,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit

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