El Segundo, CA
Company Overview Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company delivers affordable, high-performance space systems for exacting customers. At Millennium, you will be part of a close-knit team working on exciting technological problems. We work in an open environment where ideas are shared across all disciplines, and there are ample opportunities for advancement based on excellence. Superstars are welcome. Job Summary The Buyer will work with Manufacturing, Sub-Contracts, Supplier Quality, Engineering and Program Controls teams to ensure that purchase orders are executed in an efficient manner and immediate procurement needs are met. We are looking for a applicant that: Has the expertise to analyze and work with many suppliers at once and determine good deals Loves to negotiate with suppliers to create the best deals Has procurement background with mechanical and/or electronic parts and assemblies Is proactive and ready to lend a hand even if it is not in your job details Is enthusiastic about process improvement and finding solutions to bottlenecks and a go-getter that can thrive in any environment Responsibilities: Partner with internal customers (engineers) to ensure completion of source selection and procurements that meet program requirements (schedule, cost and quality); develop 2nd/additional sources as needed Actively manage the procurement process from order placement through receipt of products and subsequent payment of invoices. Lead formal negotiations (price, schedule, and supplier exceptions) to contractual requirements. Manage supplier performance through consistent communication to ensure proper adherence to purchase order terms and conditions Coordinate with Supplier Relationship Management and Quality Team to develop and provide positive management of internal and external supplier relationships Support Planning/Shipping & Receiving/Inventory efforts Develop process and strategy such as VMI, Blanket Purchase Orders, Long term Agreements in partnership with Business Office and Subcontracts Teams Develop standard purchasing reports with the software engineering team (Open Purchase Orders, Lead Time, Cycle Time, Program Purchase Report, etc.) Be a key member of the process improvement of the ERP and MRP systems Min Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in Business Management, Accounting, Finance,Supply Chain Management or a related position 2 to three years background in aerospace procurement Familiarity with FAR/DFARS Familiarity with machined parts and assemblies, electronics, raw material, and/or other commodities Basic understanding of price analysis methodologies Preferred Requirements: APICS Certification 3+ years' background in aerospace procurement Current expertise of FAR/DFARS Benefits and Perks Millennium Space Systems offers a extremely competitive benefits package to include medical, dental, vision, and 401k plan. Before applying, please note: Millennium is DDTC-registered, ITAR-compliant Company. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Candidates MUST be U.S. citizens and eligible for a security clearance. Additionally, candidates must be willing to apply for and maintain a security clearance. We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage veterans, disabled veterans and disabled individuals to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified.
Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company
May 22 on The Resumator