Job Title: Sourcing/Procurement Agent
Date Posted: 12-20-2006
Job Location: New Jersey-Southern
Job Type: Full Time
Education Level: Bachelors Degree
Work Experience: 5+ to 7 Years
Job Shift: First Shift
Yearly Salary:DOE (Depend on Experience)
Company Name: Ses Americom
Company Website: www.ses-americom.com
Contact Information: Ses Americom   Ses Americom (hr.americom@ses-americom.com)
Job Description:
Established in 1973, SES AMERICOM is the largest supplier of satellite services in the U.S. and
is recognized for the delivery of the highest quality satellite communications services. The
company currently operates a fleet of spacecraft in orbital positions providing service
throughout the Americas. As a member of the SES GLOBAL family, AMERICOM is able to provide
end-to-end telecommunications solutions to any region in the world. Based in Princeton, New
Jersey, SES AMERICOM maintains offices in the United States, Europe, South America and Asia.
We are a wholly owned subsidiary of SES Global S.A., offering access to a fleet of over 40
spacecraft operated by the world's leading satellite operators. For more information, visit
www.ses-americom.com 
The Sourcing Agent is responsible for working proactively to provide on-time,
on-specification, and on-budget procurement and delivery of goods and services, while
contributing to overall organization cost containment objectives.

Experience/Qualifications:

 5+ years related professional experience, Sourcing/Procurement experience a plus
 Bachelors Degree preferred
 Skilled at negotiating
 Demonstrated ability to use SAP
 Organized and able to prioritize work with little or no supervision
 Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to interface effectively with all levels of
organization 
 Knowledge of US technology transfer and export control regulations
 Must be a US Citizen or valid Green Card holder

Essential Job Functions:

 Prepare and solicit vendor responses to RFQ/RFP packages, including proposed terms and
conditions, along with technical documentation
 Analyze vendor responses and recommend a commercially and technically balanced solution
 Lead cross-functional procurement negotiations for commodities ranging in value up to
$50,000
 Act as a subject matter expert on relevant vendors, corporate contracts, company policies
and regulatory policies 
 Achieve cost containment and savings consistent with the business strategy and goals
 Ensure competitive bidding or use of corporate contracts in line with company policy
 Facilitate, approve and monitor the status of Purchase Orders and vendor invoices,
consistent with company policy and process measure objectives 
 Communicate with vendors to expedite the delivery of goods and services as needed to support
business objectives
 Negotiate/facilitate problem resolution between SES and its Vendors

EOE/AA RESUMES ACCEPTED VIA EMAIL ONLY. PLEASE EMAIL RESUME TO: hr.americom@ses-americom.com
SUBJECT LINE SHOULD STATE YOUR LAST NAME AND JOB # 05-30. 
 
 
 
 

Contact Information 
 
 
Company: Ses Americom 
Contact: Human Resources 
Email: hr.americom@ses-americom.com
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