Contract Analyst - Junior

Ford & Sweeney Support Services - Houston, TX (30+ days ago)

This is a temporary contract position for our client in the natural gas industry.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the contract formation and/or contract administration process for various direct and indirect material purchases
  • Develop, issue and manage tender documents (RFPs, RFQ, RFIs, etc.)
  • Assist with negotiating contract commercial terms, ensuring they meet requirements of internal stakeholders (i.e., risk, legal, project management, etc.) and Client standards
  • Administer multiple contracts including issuance of change order requests, negotiation and approval of change orders, RFI's, etc.
  • Lead proposal analyses and proposal commercial evaluations; coordinate overall RFP evaluations with project clients
  • Provide sound Supply Chain Management advice, guidance, and options to internal project clients while following established processes and proper authorization controls
  • Manage competitive sourcing processes and single/sole sourcing processes for major contracts, Cross-functional teams during contract tendering, formation, administration and negotiation Coordinate communication efforts with suppliers, team members, company experts, and advisors (legal, risk, tax, supplier qualification, etc.)
  • Conduct market and competitive intelligence research and analysis within area of responsibility Maintain contract records in SAP, ensuring governance requirements are met at all times

Decision Making:

  • Makes decisions and recommendations within established guidelines, procedures or polices.


  • Continuation of training and manages routine work within established guidelines.
  • ERP Experience (Ariba Cloud, Sage 100 or other ERP Systems) Preferred
  • SAP knowledge a plus
  • Supply Chain knowledge a plus

Job Type: Contract


  • Supply Chain, Contract Analyst & ERP System: 2 years


  • Associate

Required work authorization:

  • United States