SeaTac - WA Full Time 1 week ago

Location: SeaTac, WA
Description:

Our client is currently seeking a Buyer I to help coordinate purchasing material, services, and product requirements for various space flight programs.

This job will have the following responsibilities:

Coordinates purchasing material, services, and product requirements for programs.

  • Works with program leads to identify long lead materials.
  • Works with sourcing and program team to select suppliers for bid and award from the approved list in order to achieve program objectives.
  • Prepares purchase orders in Coupa and Costpoint software.
  • Ensures supplier’s documentation such as terms and conditions and NDAs are ready prior to engagement.
  • Manages orders with suppliers, monitors backlog and daily order status report, adjusts schedules as needed, manage/modify POs with overdue shipments and open orders.
  • Works with logistics team to ensure timely and economical deliveries of all materials to production location.
  • Ensure that all requirements for purchasing, storage, and transportation of materials are adhered to.
  • Monitors suppliers performance and prepares reports and other records.
  • Resolves discrepancies related to purchasing, delivery, receiving, accounts payable invoices, and payment to the supplier.
  • Expedites materials for shortage management.
  • Coordinate returns to vendor for discrepant material from receiving inspection.
  • Contributes to continuing improvement efforts across all facets of supply chain

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • 5 years tactical level experience in purchasing. 
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and changing environment to accomplish goals while managing multiple tasks. 

  • Strong skills in Microsoft Outlook and Windows programs (Excel, Word, Powerpoint). 

  • Ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams, and independently. 

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong negotiation skills with demonstrated results

  • Exceptional organizational and analytical skills.

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