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Supply Chain Specialist 3 (41791)

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Job Description

  • Responsible for purchasing a variety of complex or technical materials, supplies or services.
  • Evaluates bids, selects and recommends suppliers and negotiates price, delivery, quality and service.
  • Follows up on all awards until completion of order.
  • Negotiates and settles with suppliers regarding damage claims, rejections, losses, return of materials, over shipments, cancellations and engineering changes.
  • Conducts supplier site visits and rates them as to production capability, performance and delivery.
  • May provide work leadership for lower level employees.
  • Complete understanding and application of principles, concepts, practices, and standards.
  • Full knowledge of industry practices.
  • Independently demonstrates the skill and ability to perform fairly complex professional tasks.
  • Develops solutions to a variety of complex problems.
  • May refer to established precedents and policies.
  • Performs fairly complex tasks and participates in determining objectives of assignment.
  • Plan schedules and arranges own activities in accomplishing objectives.
  • Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting objectives.
  • Exerts some influence on the overall objectives and long-range goals of the organization.
  • Erroneous decisions or failure to achieve objectives would normally have a serious effect upon the administration of the organization.
  • Represents organization as a prime contact on contracts or projects.
  • Interacts with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between organizations.
  • May develop and deliver presentations.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field 6 years or Master’s degree and 4 year of relevant professional experience.
  • Sources and purchases machinery, equipment, tools, raw material, packaging materials, parts, services, and/or supplies necessary for operation of an organization.
  • Compiles and analyzes statistical data to determine feasibility of buying products and to establish price objectives.
  • Compiles information to keep informed on price trends and manufacturing processes.
  • Confers with suppliers and analyzes suppliers operations to determine factors that affect prices and determines lowest cost consistent with quality, reliability, and ability to meet required schedules.
  • Reviews proposals, negotiates prices, selects or recommends suppliers, analyzes trends, follows up orders placed, verifies delivery, approves payment, and maintains necessary records.
  • May prepare bid packages.
  • Candidate should have experience in issuing purchase orders and applying analytical skills to gather information, discern best value, develop procurement strategies, and systematically document all transactions leading to negotiation of a contract.
  • Effective communication skills are critical for networking, coordination, and team work to meet strict quality, delivery, and cost deadlines that impact the entire value stream.
  • Candidate should have experience in applying critical thinking skills to perform source selection analysis based on cost or price information and understanding of the supply base.
  • Position may support complex products and manage high-dollar value and/or high-volume procurements that require a great deal of oversight and risk management.

Special requirements

  • Exposure and/or experience in other areas of the supply chain value stream are a plus Candidates must have experience in the following: 
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Knowledge of FAR/DFAR guidelines
  • Knowledge of SAP

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