Part-Time Supply Chain Support Assistant

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Auxiliary and Business Services
Procurement Services


Procurement Services is seeking a talented student who will gain experience in the supply chain management field and will be given the opportunity to utilize their analytical, marketing, communications, and problem solving skills. The student will have an opportunity to evaluate and review internal processes across the full-spectrum of supply chain management disciplines and entities at the University. Duties will be centered around Purchasing, Accounts Payable, Material Management, Logistics, Supplier Management, and Spend Analytic programs. Other responsibilities include bench marking contract pricing and the analysis of other organizations policies & procedures. The student will also make recommendations for improvements based on those results. Additionally, the student will assist Procurement Services staff in the efforts to create clear, concise, eye-catching, and effective marketing materials based on improvement recommendations and process reviews. The student must be able to work independently and in collaborative settings with supply chain management staff. Preferences will be given to students pursing a degree in either Supply Chain Management, Marketing, Communications, Accounting, Logistics, Business, and Finance. The candidate must have excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills. Shift: This is a part-time position up to 15 hours per week and working hours can be scheduled around the successful students’ class schedule.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088