Contracting and Procurement Support Specialist

Anchorage, AK, USA Req #58
Wednesday, January 18, 2023

Commercial contract supporting an Oil & Gas Company



Our vision is to help our people and organizations thrive, which includes supporting our employees, both personally and professionally, creating opportunities to advance their career.  Who doesn’t want to thrive in their career?  Consider joining our team and becoming a part of our family.  Along with a competitive salary, you will play a direct role in the continued success of our company, the customer and your local community.


Why Join ASCI?

  • We have a zero Total Recordable Incident Rate
  • Our average employee seniority is 8+ years
  • Our positions cover a variety of functional areas, geographical areas, and industries


What can you bring to the ASCI Team?

  • Safety: We strive to create an environment where communication is open and everyone recognizes that our work is never so urgent that we cannot take the time to watch out for each other.
  • Integrity: We always do the right thing, even when no one is looking. We have the courage to challenge each other and accept feedback.
  • Responsive: We understand that responsiveness is about consistently providing accurate and concise communication at the right time.
  • Continuous Improvement: We strive to proactively find ways to improve and adapt ourselves, our processes and our customers.
  • Community: We recognize that our success is only achieved by focusing on the impact we have on others.

Benefits Eligible: Yes

Location: Anchorage, Alaska – Office based


Advanced Supply Chain International (ASCI) is currently seeking applicants to be considered for a Contracting and Procurement Support Specialist role.  This is a key role in the Supply Chain Department by converting agreements and contracts into SAP.  This work entails extracting relevant data from contracts in physical or electronic form and accurately transferring it to SAP in accordance with established process. This position would also assist Contract Specialists with any other assignments including process and procedure development, contract maintenance, invoice exception management, and internal and external customer support.  An exciting opportunity for anyone looking for a career working with a dynamic team as well as willing to utilize and expand their work experience.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Gain a full understanding of the source to pay life cycle from Request for Proposal to contract close-out, and process workflows, including approvals and Delegations of Financial Authority
  • Review contract documentation including drafts, executed originals, amendments, compensation templates, and convert information into SAP templates and/or manually enter data into SAP
  • Process requisitions for both materials and services in an ERP system
    • Accurately translate contract details into requisition form for both materials and services
    • Accurately extract material data from company’s material master record or supplier provided information to create material requisitions
  • Utilize Microsoft Excel spreadsheets to move large data sets
  • Keep track of tasks and requests, ensure proper prioritization, and document and report periodic progress updates to the client
    • Become familiar with capital and operating budgets and their role in the materials or services requisition process, including recognition of approved spend levels and their impact on process
  • Provide invoice life cycle support including onboarding of suppliers, integration into ERP and troubleshooting as needed
  • Develop and maintain close working relationship with internal and external customers to ensure information flow supporting the timely acquisition of goods and services, and payment of invoices. 


Minimum Qualifications & Experience:

  • Thorough grasp of ERP (SAP experience preferred) data structures and how meta data is transferred from contract documents
  • Above average Microsoft Excel abilities, including moving large data sets
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills, and ability to explain complex or technical processes in plain language to end users.
  • Superior attention to detail, time management, and prioritization. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related field preferred; 3+ years’ experience specific to an ERP environment will be considered in lieu of degree
  • At least 3 years SAP or other ERP system experience with fluency in contracts and procurement.


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  • Anchorage, AK, USA