Location: Chula Vista, CA
Date Posted: 02-20-2017
Our client has an immediate opening at our Chula Vista, California facility as a Sr. buyer for Tactical Team. We are seeking a highly motivated individual with strong people and interpersonal skills. The ideal candidate will be an integral part of Supply Chain Management with our production programs. Being a core performer in Supply Chain will require interface with program leadership, engineering, production control, customers and of course the supply base. The candidate must be able to provide delivery assurance, cost management and use their experience and industry leading tools to ensure 100% on-time delivery and quality. The candidate will also prepare RFQs (Request for Quotes), participate in negotiations and issue Purchase Orders in a timely manner. Robust supplier management is a must. Attendance at Supplier Watch List and program material status meetings will be required. Time management skills and the ability to handle high volumes of work in a fast paced environment are essential. This position will also require the candidate to be an ACE (Achieving Competitive Excellence) participant and advocate. Participation in ACE/Continuous Improvement events and activities will be required.
Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management or related field, with 4-7+ years related experience, or Master's Degree in relevant field and 2-5+ years related experience.
Required Experience:- SAP experience required.- Thorough knowledge of Supply Chain processes.- Advanced understanding of contract structure, business terms and conditions.- Proficient in Excel, Power Point, Project, and MRP/ERP systems.- Thorough knowledge of Project Management.- Works well in a team environment, highly motivated. - Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.- Strong people / interpersonal and communication skills.- Excellent organization skills.- Work independently, remain calm under pressure and 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!
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