Location: Chula Vista, CA
Date Posted: 10-22-2016
Our client has an immediate opening for a Buyer within our Legacy Programs at our facility in Chula Vista. We are seeking a highly motivated individual with strong people and interpersonal skills. This position will require interface with program leaders, engineering, production control, customers and supply base.

Must be able to provide delivery assurance and cost management and use their experience and industry leading tools to ensure 100% on-time delivery and quality. Will also prepare Request for Quotes (RFQ), participate in negotiations and issue purchase orders in a timely manner. Will attend supplier watch list and program material status meetings as required.

Time management skills and the ability to handle high volumes of work in a fast paced environment are essential. Candidate will be required to become an Associate of Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) and will participate in ACE/continuous improvement events and activities as required.

BA/BS in Supply Chain Management or related field and 2+ years of related experience is required. MA/MS in Supply Chain Management or related field plus 0-2+ years of experience is preferred.

Thorough knowledge of Supply Chain processes is required.
- Advanced understanding of contract structure, business terms and conditions.
- Must be proficient in Excel, PowerPoint, Project and MRP/ERP systems.
- Must possess thorough knowledge of Project Management.
- Will be able to work well in a team environment and be highly motivated.
- Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.
- Strong people/interpersonal and communication skills
- Excellent organization skills
- Ability to work independently, work well under pressure and have the ability to deal with ambiguity.

Preferred Experience:
- Experience in the Aerospace industry.
- SAP proficiency.
- Knowledge of Continuous Improvement
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
Don't miss out! Apply now and we'll be in touch immediately with more specific details, salary information and to answer any questions!!

This position does NOT provide sponsorship so please do NOT apply if you require sponsorship.  Thank You

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