Procurement Agent

Temporary Contract Work at TVA

Start Date: Dec. 9, 2019

Duration:  3 to 6 months

Location: Chattanooga Office Complex

TVA Organization: Supply Chain

Pay: $21 to $26 per hour, depending on experience 

Number of positions:  3

Work Schedule:  8:00 to 4:45, Monday through Friday

To apply, email your resume to:  gro.IVByMnull@rehsarhtsa


Job Duties

  • Fully performs both standard and non-standard transactions associated with the supply chain job family.
  • Typical duties include selecting, applying, and explaining procedures and practices to identify and resolve discrepancies, research information sources, and document and coordinate results.
  • Typical duties may include: contracting/procurement interviews suppliers for and conducts local sourcing activities for nominal products and services not covered by pre-sourced contracts.
  • Executes contracts, agreements, and/or releases in support of these sourcing efforts.
  • Prepares supplier documentation/procedures to ensure compliance with requirements such as prevailing wages, insurance, invoicing, etc.
  • Coordinates evaluation of suppliers with customers upon completion of work.
  • Conducts post-performance analysis.
  • Materials/inventory planning  — prepares material release documents and purchase requisitions based on requests from end users.
  • Expedites materials for all assigned activities.
  • Investment recovery — sells surplus material, schedules transportation, and resolves transportation claims.
  • Partnerships — responds to diverse and valley businesses on standard and non-standard matters and plans supplier events.
  • Reporting — creates requisitions and enters procurement transactions into supply chain management software.
  • Keys data into various business reporting systems and runs standard and non-standard reports such as procurement data and supplier performance reports.
  • Creates presentation documents and flowcharts/diagrams.
  • Maintains tracking of performance indicators using spreadsheets.

Education and Experience

  • BS degree in Business Administration or related field or equivalent experience.
  • Several years’ experience performing work at the administrative professional level or equivalent is desired.
  • Completion of CM/CA training modules is desired.

Please Note
You must be a TVA retiree or former employee to perform contract work through BVI.
In addition, you must be in compliance with TVA’s Contractor Return Restrictions.