Company: Tufts University

    Location: Somerville, MA

    Date Posted: January 21, 2014

    The mission of the Purchasing Office is to provide the Tufts#39; community access to the highest value of goods and services in a manner consistent with the University#39;s mission, ensuring stewardship, quality, best practices, compliance and education.Reporting to the Director of Purchasing, the Strategic Sourcing Specialist is responsible for implementing best-in-class strategic supplier relationships and agreements particularly in the IT sector that leverage annual purchase volume and rationalizes the approved supplier base to an optimal level. Ensure that formal product and service agreements provide tangible benefits and value to the institution. Work directly with Director and Assistant Director to ensure compatibility across all department initiatives and business objectives.

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