United Technologies Corporation Associate, Supply Chain Management in Rockford, Illinois

Job ID: 69951BR

City: Rockford

State: Illinois

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.

Get onboard the UTC Aerospace Operations and Supply Chain team and play a part in managing our innovative products from inception to delivery. Operations and Supply Chain employees have the opportunity to network across our businesses and functions, all while improving the productivity, quality and efficiency of our operations worldwide.

As an EPS Supply Chain Management Associate, Located in Rockford Illinois, you will have the responsibility to support and manage customer proposals to ensure on-time delivery, zero defect plans, and drive strategic results within their customer and/or business unit accounts. This role offers the selected candidate an opportunity to engage with various levels of management both internally and externally.

This is an entry level position that is considered an optimal launching platform for someone who is seeking upward career growth in supply chain and/or operations disciplines as well as customer service. This is also a great opportunity for training, learning, and development with a highly skilled and very versatile supply chain team.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage all aspects of assigned proposal activities, including delivery and quality performance, cost and inventory management, contractual compliance and internal / external customer satisfaction.

  • Proposal execution, delivery, cost, and quality.

  • Ensure compliance with all aspects of the UTAS Procedures, UTC Code of Ethics, International Trade Compliance, Transition Standard Work (TSW).

  • Interaction with Regional Office personnel such as Delivery Assurance Specialists, Supplier Quality Assurance Representatives (SQARs), Supplier Development Engineers, etc. to ensure that suppliers are being engaged by multiple functions as required to address systemic issues impacting performance.

  • Ensure that the extended team is deployed in a way to mitigate all risks present for the assigned suppliers to provide complete and accurate proposal request for quote responses.

  • Coordinating with Contract Administrators, Program Managers, Cost Engineers, Pricing Analysts and Proposal Managers to ensure a complete and accurate proposal package is generated. This effort allows a smooth transition of out-of-production hardware into full production and ensure quality issues as resolved on key programs.

  • Ensure active daily use of the ACE operating system through ACE tool usage to improve EH and S, quality, delivery, financial, employee engagement, and customer satisfaction.

Qualification:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 0-2+ years of minimum experience in Operations, Supply Chain, Engineering, Business or other related field.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office: Excel- (formulas, vlook up, pivot tables, and formatting), Powerpoint, Word, and Onenote

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Must be able to work independently with some direction

  • Professional who is results oriented and a team player

  • Great collaborator willing to reach out to subject matter experts for help and also be patient and calm under pressure

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge in Supply Chain and/or operations

  • Prior Internship experience preferred

  • Basic SAP Proficiency

  • Previous Aerospace industry experience

  • Experience with reading/understanding designs, drawings or using AutoCAD

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in Operations, Supply Chain, Engineering, or other Business related field.

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.

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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:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 0-2+ years of minimum experience in Operations, Supply Chain, Engineering, Business or other related field.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office: Excel- (formulas, vlook up, pivot tables, and formatting), Powerpoint, Word, and Onenote

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Must be able to work independently with some direction

  • Professional who is results oriented and a team player

  • Great collaborator willing to reach out to subject matter experts for help and also be patient and calm under pressure

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge in Supply Chain and/or operations

  • Prior Internship experience preferred

  • Basic SAP Proficiency

  • Previous Aerospace industry experience

  • Experience with reading/understanding designs, drawings or using AutoCAD

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.