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Procurement Commodity Lead - Systems

Company: Meggitt Defense Systems, Inc (Meggitt Baltimore, I
Location: Irvine
Posted on: May 19, 2019

Job Description:

Tracking Code

20131457

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY
Leading the assembled system commodity procurement team, The Commodity Lead is responsible for ascertaining strategies to achieve tactical excellence (i.e. Supplier OTD, On-time PO Placement, PCV, etc.) and strategic initiatives for the assembled system commodity. The Commodity Lead will work with the strategic sourcing team to find, select and approve suppliers to be on the ASL. The Commodity Lead will be the "expert" of the commodity and act as a liaison between functional departments and purchasing.

SUPERVISES
Assembled System Commodity Buyers

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Responsible for the procurement of assembled system commodity items assigned, including but not limited to, heat exchangers, brazed assemblies, services and other materials required for the functional operation and performance of the company.

" Increase value to the business with a goal of improving the total cost, cash and quality.
" Optimize costs while meeting MDSI technical requirements.
" Process requests for quotes (RFQ) for either MDSI bid preparation or price justification.
" Promote and execute long term agreements (LTA) with suppliers to ensure favorable price and uninterrupted supply of materials.
" Develop commodity strategy using cost modeling, supplier opportunity assessment, supplier financial analysis and long term agreements (LTA).
" Maintain the approved supplier list (ASL) for the electrical commodity.
" In conjunction with the strategic sourcing team, find, select and approve suppliers.
" Monitor and manage supplier delivery/quality performance for the assembled system commodity, plans and executes improvement initiatives.
" Establish supplier development programs to maximize value from incumbents and to identify and establish alternate suppliers.
" Function as a point of contact for purchasing in new product introduction (NPI) programs.
" Communicate exceptions to the applicable planner and purchasing manager.
" Procure parts at prices consistent with MDSI target price. Notify the appropriate MDSI contract administrator/program manager and purchasing manager of exceptions.
" Process purchase requisitions in a timely manner.
" Approve supplier invoice exceptions for payment based on MDSI procedures.

MUST BE A US PERSON: US CITIZEN OR LEGAL PERMANENT RESIDENCE

EDUCATION
Bachelor's degree (BS/BA) in Business Administration or Engineering or equivalent; and 7 to 10 years of purchasing, material planning, sourcing or related experience in a high-mix, low-volume manufacturing environment desired. Education level can be substituted by years of relevant experience.

The Purchasing department is a fast paced environment and requires a high level of organizational skills, efficient use of time, the ability to perform under pressure, manage multiple projects and continually meet deadlines. Experience in high-mix, low volume aerospace/defense manufacturing environment desired. Familiarity with UCC/FAR and DFAR requirements is desired. Requires knowledge of purchasing processes, policies, procedures and an understanding of manufacturing processes. Direct experience in procurement of complex mechanical assemblies including condenser, evaporator, and heat exchanger is required. Ability to interpret engineering drawings and specifications is required. Must be skilled in negotiation techniques.







If you are qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-949-465-7700 or denice.brown@meggitt.com
This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

Job Location

Irvine, California, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

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