Procurement Specialist

Location: Asheville, NC
Date Posted: 04-20-2018
Since its founding in 2000, TeleSolv Consulting has been committed to helping organizations solve complex problems. Our solutions integrate sound management principles with the most appropriate technologies to assist senior executives in effectively managing programmatic, schedule, and technical risks.

TeleSolv is seeking a Procurement Specialist to provide full-time support to a client within our Federal Practice area in Asheville, NC. The position requires a minimum of three years of procurement experience. The ideal candidate will have provided support to grant and agreement programs within the Federal government in the recent past. Private sector experience will be considered.
Position Description and Responsibilities:
This position provides grants and agreement support to senior / management staff within the client organization. Support may be provided to primarily one individual or broadly in support of the program’s mission. The Procurement Specialist will maintain a responsive relationship in completing the day-to-day responsibilities within the assigned office. Position responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Assisting with maintaining grant and agreement folders and tracking spreadsheets.
  • Working under guidance of government grant and agreement leads, reviewing grant and agreement documentation for compliance with Federal requirements.
  • Identifying areas requiring additional review or changes.
  • Supporting government grant and agreement leads with other related duties
Qualifications for the position include:
  • High School diploma required, Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Proficient with desktop applications such as MS Excel.
  • Three (3) years of relevant experience.
  • Ability to obtain a Security Clearance.
  • Must be able to speak and write fluently and with a high level of proficiency in English.
  • The ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Professional telephone and email etiquette.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced office.
  • Understanding and application of professional grammar and spelling.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to follow written and oral directions.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and independently.
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills are required.
Required Security:
  • Ability to pass pre-employment background investigation, including credit check and drug test; and
  • Obtain and maintain a Federal background check/security clearance.
TeleSolv Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other 
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