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Sr Associate, Procurement (Buyer P2)

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Business Unit Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01475172 Most Recent Date Posted 09/23/2021 City Aguadilla State Puerto Rico Country United States

Date Posted:

2021-09-20-07:00

Country:

United States of America

Location:

PW222: PW Puerto Rico Road 110 North Km28.8 San Antonio Industrial Park, Aguadilla, PR, 00603 USA

GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF JOB PURPOSE

Responsible for all aspects of the relationship with a specific supplier within a commodity. Directs and manages all schedules, and purchase orders for the client account or the product family. Ensures product is delivered on time, meets quality standards, and at the right cost. May perform delivery assurance responsibilities.

JOB ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS-THOSE NOT DELEGABLE

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES OR TASKS

  • Carries out Procurement processes, standards, and operational plans, including RFPs, negotiation preparations, and cost analysis.
  • Responds to value stream inquiries about order status, changes, or cancellations to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Carries out activities associated with purchasing goods, materials, supplies, and services to ensure terms are in the organization’s best interest.
  • Prepares purchase orders, approves payments, and negotiates prices to ensure the procurement process goes smoothly, under general guidance.
  • Compiles price proposals, financial reports, and other data and information to provide input on reasonable prices.
  • Prepares request for proposals (RFP) and bid packages to take on new accounts.
  • Monitors contract performance to ensure compliance with contractual obligations.
  • Contacts suppliers to schedule or expedite deliveries to ensure resolution of problems such as shortages and missed or late deliveries.
  • Responsible for all aspects of the relationship with a specific supplier within a commodity.
  • Directs and manages all schedules, and purchase orders for the value stream account or the product family.
  • Ensures product is delivered on time, meets quality standards, and at the right cost.
  • Perform delivery assurance responsibilities
  • Develop and follow existing procedures, processes, and work instructions.
  • Coach, mentor, and provide technical guidance to new team members.
  • Conduct and maintain a program for internal inspection processes

OTHER MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES OR TASKS

  • Attend and have participation in group meetings, teleconferences and/or training required.
  • Actively participate in initiatives for continuous improvement using ACE tools and support AS9100 efforts. Obtain ACE Associate certification.
  • Support project management activities.
  • Based on business needs, the incumbent may be required to support other duties/functions within the company.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

FORMAL ACADEMIC EDUCATION, KNOWLEDGE, AND SKILLS

Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Materials Management, Business Administration or Engineering. Preferred fields in BA include: Finance, Accounting and Information Technology.

Skills & Other Qualifications

  • US Citizenship or Permanent Residence is required.
  • High proficiency in MS Office suite
  • English fluency (verbal and written)
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Strong administrative skills: Must be able to manage multiple tasks and adhere to specific timetables
  • Extremely detail and process oriented

Ability to work in a team environment

ANY SPECIALIZED TRAINING CERTIFICATION AND/OR LICENCE

 N/A

MINIMUM YEARS OF EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

3 years of relevant experience.

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