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Sourcing Specialist

At Dominion Energy we love our jobs.  That’s right.  Love.  Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate.  These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever.  We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent?  Do you think differently?  Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.

This position does not offer relocation assistance. 

Job Summary

Purchases and manages moderately complex agreements for materials, equipment, services, rentals, and leases. Identifies, solicits, evaluates, and awards bids for supplier quotations, proposals, and product descriptions. Analyzes supplier standard item and service proposals for price, performance, capability, quality, delivery, compliance with order terms, and consistency with sourcing strategy. Negotiates, awards, and implements contracts and purchase orders. Supports identification and implementation of cost improvements for purchased materials and services. Communicates with field and project personnel to evaluate compliance with purchase contracts. Resolves problems regarding material delivery, price discrepancies, quality issues, invoice discrepancies, and/or adjustments.


This position could be filled at the Bridgeport, WV office (preferred), or at the Akron, OH office.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Basic Qualifications:

  • 2+ years related experience.
  • Note: A partial year of related work experience of 6 months or greater will count a year towards the qualifications. 


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of procurement practices, procedures and policies.
  • Working knowledge of business and contract law.
  • Knowledge of accounting principles.
  • Knowledge of MRP, ERP, and purchasing and logistics systems and processes.
  • Knowledge of accounting principles and financial analysis.
  • Knowledge of materials and services delivery fulfillment processes.
  • Strong verbal, written, and presentation skills.
  • Demonstrated effective influence, persuasion, and negotiation skills.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Priority management skills.
  • Project management skills.
  • Computer proficiency skills.
  • Forecasting and trend analysis skills.
  • Value and cost analysis skills.
  • Ability to apply analytical skills to diverse issues.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to use sound business judgment.
  • Ability to anticipate, understand, and respond to customer needs.
  • Military service members and veterans with ranks from E3-E5, W1-W2, or O1-O3, plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined above.


The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications outlined above..

Education Requirements
Education Level: Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: Bachelor , Other Education: Business
Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description
Working Conditions
Office Work Environment 76 -100%
Other Working Conditions
Test Description
No Testing Required


Export Control

Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law.  Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.


Other Information

We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.   To learn more about our benefits, click here

Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.  

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Top 3 Reasons to Work at Dominion Energy

1. Great Work Life Balance
2. Generous Pay and Benefits
3. Collaborative & Inclusive Culture

About Dominion Energy

I am your warm cup of coffee in the morning and I light your home at night. I am the cool breeze from your A/C on the hottest day in summer, and the red coil that heats your soup pot on a frigid winter’s day. I am sustainable, reliable and affordable.
I am not just any energy… I am Dominion Energy.
We're transforming the way we do business to build a more sustainable future for the planet, our customers, our team and our industry.  We're shaping the future of energy in America.
Join us!

·21,000 employees
·Headquarters: Richmond, VA
·18 states in the US
·$100 billion of assets
·Nearly $35 million in charitable contributions
·100,000+ volunteer hours recorded in the community