PalmBayRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Palm Bay jobs

Senior Specialist, Procurement

Company: L3Harris
Location: Palm Bay
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Description:

Job Title: Senior Specialist, Procurement

Job Code: SAS20220401-74632

Job Location: Palm Bay, FL / Remote

Job Description:

L3Harris is looking for a Buyer to join its Procurement team in its Palm Bay, FL location. Duties include:

* Analyze and interpret engineering drawings/schematics to understand the procurement and manufacturing requirements.
* Sources and purchases machinery, equipment, tools, raw material, packaging materials, parts, services and/or supplies necessary for operation of an organization.
* Compiles and analyzes statistical data to determine feasibility of buying products and to establish price objectives.
* Compiles information to keep informed on price trends and manufacturing processes.
* Confers with suppliers and analyzes suppliers' operations to determine factors that affect prices and determines lowest cost consistent with quality, reliability and ability to meet required schedules.
* Reviews proposals, negotiates prices, selects or recommends suppliers, analyzes trends, follows up on orders placed, verifies delivery, approves payment and maintains necessary records.
* May prepare bid packages.
* Frequent internal company and external contacts. Represents organization on specific projects.
* Prepare proposal requests consistent with the requirements of the contract.
* Develop new sources of supply based on quality product, on-time delivery and competitive pricing.
* Solicit and award purchase orders consistent with the requirements of the contract.
* Participate and contribute to departmental and company-wide process improvements and lean initiatives.

Qualifications:

* Bachelor's Degree and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience OR Graduate Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience.
* Degree in Supply Chain, Business or a related field.
* 4+ years of purchasing, supply chain, or related experience in a manufacturing environment.
* 5+ years of experience in MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel and MRP system skills.

Preferred Additional Skills:

* Knowledge of Supply Chain principles and concepts in defense contracting.
* Knowledge in the procurement processes of military grade products.
* Knowledge of International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Defense Acquisition Regulations (DFAR).
* Experience purchasing, custom metal fabricated parts, vacuum brazed chassis, 3D Models, and / or complex electrical components and assemblies.
* A self-starter with excellent written and verbal communication skills.
* Advanced Excel skills including use of pivot tables, lookup tables, etc.

Keywords: L3Harris, Palm Bay , Senior Specialist, Procurement, Other , Palm Bay, Florida

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Florida jobs by following @recnetFL on Twitter!

Palm Bay RSS job feeds