Buyer- experience in the customized aftermarket segment of the aerospace industry
Job ID: 466795BR
Date posted: Jan. 09, 2019
Description:Responsible for the execution of the sourcing process, including identifying opportunities for improving cost while maintaining quality and delivery
Prepare, analyze, and make sourcing selections using the RFQ process and defining contract terms consistent with commodity strategy
Negotiates the lowest possible cost for the commodity balanced against the optimum quality and schedule needs including mitigating economic increases, renegotiating development to production pricing, mitigating cost impacts due to design changes, NRE, tooling, expedite, cancellations
Optimizes inventory for purchased parts and raw material with a dynamic forecast
Investigates and/or interviews potential suppliers to determine capabilities and expand relationships based on capabilities
Support and lead the evaluation of commercial agreements to arrive at lowest landed cost by developing long term agreements and developing sources
Implements purchase contracts that comply with company and government regulations
Champion lean processes to eliminate waste in the value chain with tools such as Kaizen, Lean, Continuous Improvement and Total Cost Management
Other duties may be assigned
2-5 years of buying experience preferably in the customized aftermarket segment of the aerospace industry.
Experience analyzing and making sourcing selections using the RFQ process and defining contract terms consistent with commodity strategy
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Business Unit: ESS6500 RMS
Relocation Available: No
Career Area: Logistics
Clearance Level: None
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: TEMPO: 9X80A - Standard Fri to Fri (Flex & Rigid)