United Technologies Corporation Senior Buyer in Burnsville, Minnesota

Job ID: 76413BR

City: Burnsville

State: Minnesota

Country: United States

Category: Supply Chain

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us.

Role Overview

This position is for an Experienced Procurement professional. Executes processes, standards, and operational plans in support of Procurement goals, including RFPs, negotiations, cost accountability, and/or program execution. Authorizes purchase orders, approve payments, and responds to client issues to ensure the procurement process goes smoothly.

Specific responsibilities of this role include:

Executes processes, standards, and operational plans in support of Procurement goals, including RFPs, negotiations, cost accountability, and / or program execution.

Approves and qualifies vendors to fulfill account needs.

Responds to client issues or problems.

Authorizes purchase orders and approves payments to ensure the procurement process goes smoothly.

Analyzes and reviews price proposals, financial reports, and other data and information to provide input on reasonable prices.

Prepares and reviews request for proposals (RFP) and bid packages.

Analyzes and monitors contract performance to ensure compliance with contractual obligations.

Responsible for all aspects of the relationship with a specific supplier within a commodity.

Directs and manages all schedules, and purchase orders for the client account or the product family.

Ensures product is delivered on time, meets quality standards, and at the right cost.

May perform delivery assurance responsibilities.

Qualification: Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with SAP preferred.

  • Experience with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint preferred.

  • Relevant experience in manufacturing preferred.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and 5+ years of relevant experience required. (Degree in Business or Supply Chain preferred.)

  • Or an Advanced degree from an accredited institution and 3+ years of relevant experience required.

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

Note:

  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

  • Drug Screen only performed on re-hires who have been gone for more than 1 year

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United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with SAP preferred.

  • Experience with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint preferred.

  • Relevant experience in manufacturing preferred.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Thank you for your interest in a career at United Technologies! We will soon upgrade to an improved job application system to simplify the apply experience. You will still be able to apply to any of our current job openings through December 18, 2018. On January 2, 2019, our new and improved job application system will launch; please check back on that date to see all of our job openings.