Jobs TemplateManager - Procurement and Logistics

Posted: 03/25/2021

Since 1961, The Association for Individual Development (AID) has served individuals with developmental, intellectual, physical and/or mental health challenges, those who have suffered a trauma, and those at risk. As a non-profit organization, our mission is to empower people with physical, developmental, intellectual, and mental health challenges to enjoy lives of dignity and purpose. We are looking for a Manager – Procurement and Logistics who exemplifies that mission, and who wants to work for an organization that makes a difference. Are you the right fit?

What will you be doing?

  • Responsible for developing, executing, and managing the agency's procurement cycle, including vetting and selecting vendors, establishing payment terms, negotiating pricing and contracts, and purchasing/delivering food, personal hygiene products, janitorial supplies, and paper products
  • Maintain inventory management system and allocate costs for distributed items to programs   
  • Ensure that food and supplies are purchased and delivered to AID programs
  • Work with the Employment First team to engage clients toward the goal of competitive employment

What will you bring to the table?

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, logistics management, procurement and supply chain or a related field
  • Two or more years of experience in purchasing and negotiation and communication skills
  • Substantial experience and knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office and general office experience required
  • Knowledge of inventory management and cost allocations required
  • A valid Illinois driver’s license and automobile insurance

What will we bring to the table?

  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Employer-paid life insurance plan
  • Employer-paid short-term & long-term disability plan
  • Holiday pay
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Employer-paid critical illness plan

What are the other requirements?

  • Navigation of stairs
  • Ability to drive a forklift and lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Maintaining required certifications and other relevant trainings

If we seem like a good fit, consider joining our growing team of compassionate, hardworking, and caring individuals, and start your path toward a fulfilling career that you can be proud of.

Position Type: Full Time

Salary Range: $30,000 - $50,000

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