The main purpose of this job is to manage day-to-day responsibilities associated with supporting customer specific material planning engagements, including ordering, expediting, deferring and general order management responsibilities.
In this role, you will be responsible for receiving inventory purchase requests from Business Units, creating purchase requests in Ariba, ensuring products/services are delivered/received in Ariba, and reconciling invoice/PO/receipt mismatches.
In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for effectively communicating, verbally and in writing, with Program Managers, Sub-contracts Managers, Buyers, Production Managers/Engineers, Design Engineers, Contract Managers, Pricing Managers, auditors and leadership.
In this role, you will create requests for quotations and solicitations, support proposals, conduct price analyses, and negotiate price/cost and price / cost - related terms and other purchasing provisions.
In this role, you will perform activities such as establishing maintenance procedures; processing RMAs; evaluating systems spares posture and identifying discrepancies, analyzing failure trends, and evaluating current sustainment processes and recommending improvements.
In this role, you will be responsible for all buyer functions within their assigned Lockheed Martin Integrated Product Team and is a technical resource within the department in support of the master schedule for the ORION Program.
In this role, you will analyze technical data, failure analysis reports, and original equipment manufacturing notices to determine/formulate recommendations regarding system sparing, repair cycle venues, failure corrective actions, and sustainable replacement items.