United Technologies Corporation Account Specialist in Windsor Locks, Connecticut

Job ID: 75553BR

City: Windsor Locks

State: Connecticut

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.

The role of Account Specialist is both exciting & challenging. This position is in the UTAS Externals Mod Center and requires extraordinary problem-solving skills & the ability to build efficient working relationships across the many functional groups; Quality, Materials, Continuous Improvement, Production Readiness, Engineering, Material Control Lab, Engineering Source Approval, Global Work Share (GWS) and multiple suppliers. Strong communication skills, specifically conversational, email, telephone, & occasional presentation, are desired. You would have the opportunity to engage with the meaningful Strategic Sourcing team and participate in long term sourcing decisions. It will also require the long-distance interaction with Regional Office personnel such as Delivery Assurance Specialists, Supplier Quality Assurance Representatives (SQAR’s), MCL, ESA, Continuous Improvement Specialists, & the GWS “Buyers & Planners” providing procurement & materials management for the commodities.

Primary Responsibilities :

  • Delighting customers by building timely and accurate updates via the most desired creative communication means.

  • Responsibility for all area of the supplier relationships, including delivery and quality performance, cost and inventory management, 6-Pack reviews and customer happiness is a main focus of this role.

  • You will handle purchase order execution and product delivery, ensuring placement of on-time schedule agreements, billing adjustments, terminations mitigation & cost reduction goals execution.

  • Compliance with the Procurement Policies, Standard Work, UTC Code of Ethics, International Trade Compliance, & Transition Standard Work (TSW).

  • Reducing all forms of quality & delivery turn backs through weekly QCPC / MRP turn back meetings.

  • Accountable to implement, attend, and lead effective Vendor Corrective Action Board (VCAB) meetings with suppliers, as required to resolve delivery, quality, and design issues. Attend Purchasing Operation Review’s (POR's) to communicate efforts that reduce product cost.

  • Daily engagement of the ACE operating system through ACE tool usage to improve EH&S, quality, delivery, financial, employee engagement, and customer satisfaction.

Qualification:

Required Qualifications

  • Entry level position requiring a Bachelor's degree

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous Procurement or Delivery Assurance Experience and ACE knowledge

  • SAP experience

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree Required - Preferably in a Business 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.

Note:

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

  • Drug Screens for re-hires only performed for previous employees who have been gone from the company 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:

Required Qualifications

  • Entry level position requiring a Bachelor's degree

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous Procurement or Delivery Assurance Experience and ACE knowledge

  • SAP experience

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.

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