Kforce Procurement Analyst in Saint Louis, Missouri

Kforce has a client seeking a Procurement Analyst in Saint Louis, Missouri (MO).Responsibilities:

  • Provide central support of tools and software used by the Global Procurement Community

  • Manage daily processes and tasks such as new vendor review and approval

  • Identify opportunities to improve business/financial processes through Spend & Data Analytics

  • Assists with generating ad-hoc reports related to Procurement and financial activities

  • Support the tracking of global procurement metrics including areas of spend analytics, requisition-to-payment process, operational efficiencies, supplier performance, and benefits capture to drive procurement strategy development and implementation

  • Support the development and maintenance of optimal reporting tools for management and user community to conduct analytical decision making

  • Support the deployment of training programs for internal and external personnel

  • Bachelor's degree - Business or Operational background is preferred

  • 1 to 3 years of experience and proven technical proficiency with appropriate procurement systems and analytic tools (Excel, Access, PowerPoint, MS Access, MS Project, SAP Ariba)

  • Strong knowledge of Excel and experience with complex data sets; Database manipulation skills with the ability to create moderate to complex formulas a plus

  • Strong analytical, business process analysis and problem-solving capabilities

  • Financial acumen

  • Excellent communication and project management skills

  • Effective time management and organizational skills

  • High motivation and results-oriented work ethic

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours