With a culture of recognition and reputation for excellence, ELS is the ideal organization in which to develop a long and successful career!
ELS is hiring for the position of Senior Procurement Analyst in Chicago, Illinois.
What you'll do:
The Senior Procurement Analyst develops and administers all of the company's procurement-related activities.
Your job will include:
Serve as the subject matter expert for all procurement issues and procedures.
Develop and coordinate new policies and procedures regarding procurement processes.
Analyze program policies and procedures, develop plans, formulate guidelines and implement new initiatives.
Interpret finance policies for purchasing customers and ensure they comply with corporate guidelines.
Prepare program guidelines, status reports and presentations for finance and executive teams.
Process account applications and maintenance actions.
Monitor approval of accounts to ensure an appropriate degree of control over vendor relationships.
Coordinate daily responsibilities of the procurement support staff.
Develop requirements and manage the automation and testing of procurement and logistics software.
Assist with the development of training materials, preparation of lesson plans and oversight of procurement training.
Experience & skills you'll need:
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business, or a related field, or the equivalent combination of experience and education.
Significant coursework in accounting, business finance, law, contracts, purchasing, industrial management and/or quantitative methods.
3+ years of professional procurement and/or purchasing experience in a mid-sized organization.
Strong financial management skills and proficiency with Microsoft Excel.
Excellent presentation skills and a high level of comfort with public speaking.
In return for your excellent skills and abilities, we offer a comprehensive benefits package including: medical, dental, and vision plans, a generous 401(k) employer match, and paid vacations, holidays, and sick time.
We invite you to visit our web site at www.equitylifestyleproperties.com for additional information regarding our exceptional resort communities.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we welcome and thank all applicants.
MHC Equity Lifestyle Properties