The School of Business at the University of California, Riverside is seeking an experienced Procurement Analyst with UCR experience in an academic environment. The School of Business is looking for an energetic, self-motivated, detail oriented person with excellent communication skills to join the Business & Finance team. The Procurement Analyst performs complex purchasing duties, according to UC/UCR policies in a cost effective, ethical, efficient and timely professional manner within a customer-service oriented environment. Purchases include a broad spectrum of materials, supplies, equipment and services across many commodity areas to support Research, Teaching and operational functions. The Procurement Analyst additionally organizes and validates data and analyzes complex quotes/contracts, ensures that the vendors are paid in a timely manner and that expenses are charged against the desired fund source to minimize the need for expense transfers and to ensure integrity of financial reports.
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is loca...ted approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.