The University of Virginia Procurement and Supplier Diversity Department seeks Strategic Sourcing & Contract Specialist(s) to perform a variety of financial disciplines that support current ongoing operational duties as well as potentially support the institutionâ™s implementation of Workday Financials. The operational role of these individuals will be aligned by candidate skill sets as there is the potential for multiple roles within the UVA Finance department.
A successful candidate would exemplify uncommon integrity, honesty and be a trusted partner, living the core values of the University. They should display great judgment and analytic skills and support the goals of both the department and the University. These positions require both independent initiative as well as an ability to fully engage in team collaboration on both administrative duties as well as functional skills and overall process improvement. The positions contribute to ensure compliance with the Commonwealthâ™s Prompt Pay Act, Federal, State and University policy and procedures and contractual payment requirements.
These positions offer a very generous benefits package and are initially limited to the duration of the project, currently estimated to be December 31, 2021.
Internal Number: R0013799
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.