United Technologies Corporation Buyer/Supplier Management in Rockford, Illinois

Job ID: 67749BR

City: Rockford

State: Illinois

Country: United States

Category: Supply Chain

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

UTC Aerospace Systems is a global leader in the design and manufacture of ISR products for civil, commercial and military applications, with a broad portfolio of ground-based, airborne and space-based systems. Our advanced sensors cover a spectral range from the visible, mid-wave and short-wave infrared (IR) through the terahertz (THz) spectrum. Transforming a customer need to a fielded product is our specialty. As a key systems integrator, ISR Systems designs, develops, produces and supports products used around the world to explore space, keep the peace, plot the heavens, and protect the world’s armed forces.

Space Systems Rockford is seeking candidates for a Buyer / Supplier Management

This position will support the Space Systems Rockford procurement group which is responsible for the procurement of a variety of material including machined parts, electronic parts and engineered items.

The selected candidate will support all phases of the procurement process from source selection and negotiations to post-award administration. Other duties include, but are not limited to: performing various reviews/audits at a supplier's facility, negotiating terms and conditions of purchase with the assistance of UTAS Counsel, coordinating the resolution of supplier issues, reviewing and understanding supplier-generated program schedules, expediting orders to ensure on-time delivery of hardware and other deliverables, and the completion of ad hoc reports for management. Limited domestic travel is required

Qualification:

Ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of procurement experience of the commodities preferably in support of U.S. Government contracts and/or within the aerospace industry.

  • Knowledge of FAR, DFAR and Export Control (ITAR & EAR) requirements.

  • Ability to read and understand blueprints and other technical data is highly desirable.

  • Successful candidate will be working in a fast-paced environment and be a self-starter with an ability to work independently.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.

  • Ability to work cross functional with team to optimize supply chain and ensure client satisfaction.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office is required.

  • SAP experience is desirable.

Domestic travel, not more than 10%

Due to the nature of work, US Citizenship is required

This job may be considered a sensitive position in accordance with NASA Guidelines. If so, the selected candidate will be subject to drug and alcohol testing per NASA's regulation subpart 1823.5 Drug-Free Workforce .

Education:

BA / BS degree in Business or related field required w/ 3-5+ year's experience

1-3 years Industry/Aerospace is preferred

MBA is a plus

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:

Ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of procurement experience of the commodities preferably in support of U.S. Government contracts and/or within the aerospace industry.

  • Knowledge of FAR, DFAR and Export Control (ITAR & EAR) requirements.

  • Ability to read and understand blueprints and other technical data is highly desirable.

  • Successful candidate will be working in a fast-paced environment and be a self-starter with an ability to work independently.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.

  • Ability to work cross functional with team to optimize supply chain and ensure client satisfaction.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office is required.

  • SAP experience is desirable.

Domestic travel, not more than 10%

Due to the nature of work, US Citizenship is required

This job may be considered a sensitive position in accordance with NASA Guidelines. If so, the selected candidate will be subject to drug and alcohol testing per NASA's regulation subpart 1823.5 Drug-Free Workforce .

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.