United Technologies Corporation Procurement Manager in Columbus, Georgia

Job ID: 72230BR

City: Columbus

State: Georgia

Country: United States

Category: Supply Chain

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

Do you feel fulfilled when you help others succeed? Are you fascinated by the way the people learn and grow? Have you considered what it may be like to work at Pratt & Whitney? If so, we want to hear from you! We have a rare opportunity for a talented Procurement Manager to be based in Columbus, Ga.

The sky has no limits.

Flight is an instrument of human progress. It not only gets people where they want to go, it carries humanity to places it never thought possible.

At Pratt & Whitney, you will be part of an evolving, globally diverse company that’s moving fast to craft the future of aviation. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of our team you’ll help answer today’s challenges in powered flight while crafting and supporting tomorrow’s solutions.

Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world’s most powerful jet engines, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization. If you aspire to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

Inclusion Powers Innovation:

We unlock our employees’ full potential through a versatile and engaging culture that values everybody’s opinion, driving innovation.

The goal of our diversity strategy is to build a workforce and environment where every employee is valued so innovation and creativity thrive and to ensure that all employees are engaged and empowered.

Pratt & Whitney - Columbus Forge, a recognized leader in producing major rotating components and air foils for the aerospace propulsion market, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization. If you would like to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to incorporate new ideas into practice, this may be your opportunity.

Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Leads a team of experienced Procurement professionals or team leaders, overseeing RFPs, negotiation strategy, cost accountability, and/or program execution.

  • Develops programs for effective vendor selection and management to minimize the organization’s purchasing costs without compromising quality or reliability of supply.

  • Directs resolution of client issues or problems.

  • Owns the execution of long-term strategy (e.g., more than 3 years) and the operational direction, typically for a business of modest size and scope.

  • Focuses on tactical and operational plans with short- to medium-term focus (e.g., less than 1 year to 1 - 2 years).

  • Problems faced may be difficult to moderately complex.

  • Influences others outside of own job area regarding policies, practices and procedures.

To be successful in this position, you should have the following experience:

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Qualification:

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Procurement Strategy creation and implementation experience

  • Experience designing programs for effective vendor selection and management with a view to minimize purchasing costs without compromising quality or reliability of supply

  • Trend analysis experience

  • Conflict resolution skills

  • Experience Approving and qualifying larger vendors

  • Experience writing proposals and bids

Do you wish you could put your expertise to better use? If you are ready for a challenge, then we encourage you to apply. We demand quality in all we do which is what cultivates our success in the Aerospace Industry.

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Education:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business

  • 3+ years manufacturing experience

  • US Citizen due to program requirements

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:

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Procurement Strategy creation and implementation experience

  • Experience designing programs for effective vendor selection and management with a view to minimize purchasing costs without compromising quality or reliability of supply

  • Trend analysis experience

  • Conflict resolution skills

  • Experience Approving and qualifying larger vendors

  • Experience writing proposals and bids

Do you wish you could put your expertise to better use? If you are ready for a challenge, then we encourage you to apply. We demand quality in all we do which is what cultivates our success in the Aerospace Industry.

PWRSR

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.