AAA Associate Procurement Specialist Salary in the United States

How much does a Associate Procurement Specialist make at companies like AAA in the United States? The average salary for Associate Procurement Specialist at companies like AAA in the United States is $60,839 as of May 01, 2023, but the range typically falls between $51,454 and $70,225. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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What does a Associate Procurement Specialist do at companies like AAA?

We call our club's vision, mission, values, and supporting pillars "Our House" because they are the foundation for all that we do.  We're working to transform AAA for the next century with a mission to create Members for life by unleashing the innovative spirit of our Team Members.


AAA…we're one of the largest Membership organizations in the country, but we’re so much more than our legendary roadside service. We call our club's vision, mission, values, and supporting pillars "Our House" because they are the foundation for all that we do.  We're working to transform AAA for the next century with a mission to create Members for life by unleashing the innovative spirit of our Team Members.  We're community minded, and celebrate the growth, development and successes of our diverse Team Members.  Whether you’re just starting your journey or looking to grow your career, we’ll support you every step of the way.

Why Work for us:

  • Impact. Play a key role in innovating the future of auto repair while reinventing AAA and the value propositions we deliver to over 6 million Members.

  • Development. Our team is designed to grow business and business leaders. We intend for you to demonstrate your capabilities and leadership skills and earn rapid advancement.

  • Recognition. We offer a competitive total compensation package including salary, performance bonus, benefits, and 401(k) company match and discretionary contributions.

  • Lifestyle. We do honorable work, and we practice our values: humility, integrity, teamwork, and service.

Job Summary

Responsible for managing company-wide suppliers throughout the Procurement Life-cycle of Budget Confirmation, Supplier Sourcing & Selection, Contracting, Savings Management and Supplier Performance Management.  Support Procurement Life-cycle processes for the company’s business lines and departments.  Collaborate with the Strategic Sourcing & Procurement team to identify, build and implement process improvements to grow the team and the procurement function. 

Essential Functions

  • Knowledge – educate stakeholders and back office support staff (Legal, Compliance, Risk & IT) on procurement systems, processes and policies. 

  • Strategy – assist with 12-month rolling procurement plan. Schedule and organize sourcing events, such as RFPs and Auctions. 

  • Communication – engage and communicate with suppliers, stakeholders, team members, managers and back office support staff. 

  • Supplier Life-Cycle Management – responsible for enforcing policies and procedures associated with the supplier life-cycle. 

  • Sourcing and Selection – assist Sourcing Specialist & stakeholders with the management  and sourcing of suppliers and assist with identifying new suppliers. 

  • Contracting – work with stakeholders and back office support staff to review, negotiate and execute contracts with suppliers. 

  • Contract Management – manage the entire contract life-cycle, to include renewals and terminations. 

  • Supplier Performance Management – assist with maintaining  relationships with key suppliers and provide support when conducting supplier business reviews. 

  • Cost Savings – collaborate with stakeholders and Sourcing Specialists to identify and realize cost-savings opportunities. 

  • Purchase Order Management - help manage the PO process, to ensure that stakeholders and suppliers are following company policies/procedures.


  • Experience working with suppliers

  • Familiarity with commercial and contract terms

  • Understands contract life-cycle and contract terminology

  • Demonstrated ability to work well in a team environment and collaborate with others

  • Proven ability to work with employees, at all levels of the organization

  • Ability to multi-task and handle high-stress environments

  • Good decision making and problem solving skills

  • Good analytical skills, with a strong aptitude for numbers and financial basics

  • Good negotiation skills

  • Strong presentation skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Proven sensitivity to cultural diversity in the business environment

Education & Experience / Licenses & Certification

  • Four year undergraduate degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, Supply Chain or combination of education with relevant experience 

  • 1-2+ years of strategic sourcing, procurement, purchasing and supplier management or relevant experience 

  • 1-2+ years of experience directly related to RFP management, supplier selection, negotiation and contract life cycle 

  • 1+ years of financial analysis and modeling experience with increasing levels of responsibility, preferred 

  • Experience using Workday ERP SaaS, preferred 

  • Experience using Scout RFP SaaS, preferred 

  • Experience using an eProcurement platform or SaaS, strongly preferred 

  • Intermediate to Advanced user of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint


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The chart shows total cash compensation for the AAA Associate Procurement Specialist in the United States, which includes base, and annual incentives can vary anywhere from $51,454 to $70,225 with an average total cash compensation of $60,839. Total compensation includes the value of any benefits received in addition to your salary and some of the benefits that are most commonly provided within a total compensation package including bonuses, commissions, paid time off, and Insurance. The total cash compensation may get paid differently by industry, location, and other factors.
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