Purchasing Specialist in Ashburn, Virginia

AWS Infrastructure Operations is searching for a bright and ambitious individual to join our team as Procurement Specialist.

The objective of the business analyst is to track spend against budget, input PRs and assist with any payment resolution needed.

Operating in a fast-moving and sometimes ambiguous environment you will be required to work autonomously taking full control and responsibility for achieving business objectives. This role provides a real opportunity to develop original ideas, approaches, and solutions in a competitive and ever changing business climate.

  • 5+ years experience with purchasing or data analysis, either in professional experience or education.

  • 5+ years experience with Microsoft office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook, Access.)

  • Ability to work with wide range of people at all decision-making levels.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences

  • Experience in infrastructure operations would be an advantage but is not essential.

  • Experience with e-commerce or retail would be an advantage.

  • Experience influencing and organizing others, whether in a direct management capacity or through experience managing projects.

  • A strong track record of project delivery for large, cross-functional, projects

  • Candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills, strong customer focus, the ability to juggle many tasks and projects in a fast-moving environment, and must be a self-starter who is excited about technology

  • Bachelor's Degree in a technical field or equivalent combination of education and compensating work experience

AMZR Req ID: 463503