Responsible for purchasing and negotiating materials, equipment, and supplies from vendors. Evaluates vendor quotes and services to determine most desirable suppliers.
? Acting as a liaison between Sourcing and all other interfacing organizations to plan, coordinate and implement strategies for all Supply Chain activities related to fulfilling manufacturing and aftermarket requirements.
? Due to interface with global suppliers (time zone differences), the desirable candidate will need to be flexible on the hours worked.
? This individual plans, schedules, and administrates purchase orders to ensure quality hardware is delivered on time.
? Maintains proper inventory levels per order policy. Interacts with personnel throughout the site with frequent outside contacts to discuss/negotiate difficult technical problems.
? Incumbent works under general direction with specified suppliers and hardware. Plans and schedules purchase orders in accordance with the production requirements as shown in the SAP ERP system.
? Manages inventory to a specified inventory plan as required to support the production schedule
? Researches and provides constant feedback to department and management relative to material shortages and supplier?s capacity and capabilities.
? Demonstrates an active commitment to continuous improvement in the areas of Quality, Cost, Delivery and Lead Time.
? Have effective interpersonal and communication skills with all levels of employees and management. High degree of confidence, objectivity, tact, diplomacy and ethical conduct is essential.
? Demonstrated ability in negotiations, planning and hardware administration procedures
? Ability to organize work, document and/or report concisely and accurately and be thorough in carrying out the responsibilities of the job.
? Manage supplier forecast and PO acknowledgement process through Honeywell web portal.
?Bachelor's degree in business or technical field recommended with minimum 4-6years of purchasing
? Project Management Experience
? Must be proficient in MRP (SAPexperience a plus).
?Six Sigma Certification a plus.
? Aerospace Experience
?Experience in an automated EDI environment is preferred.
? Knowledge of production control and material manufacturing methods is highly desired.
? Prior experience in manufacturing.
? Ability to multi-task projects and assess priorities in a complex and demanding environment.
? Ability to handle multiple customers/priorities with minimal supervision under challenging conditions
? Demonstrated experience and leadership in order management and logistics.
? Possesses excellent verbal and written communication & presentation skills.
? Proficient in MS Office Applications
? Prior experience in E-Auction Marketplace