The Procurement Manager is responsible for the creation and implementation of strategic and tactical directives for the Astronautics supply chain organization. The Procurement Manager will provide leadership from a purchasing perspective, and influence internal and external partners to consider innovative strategies, that align with company goals and objectives. This position is further responsible for delivering savings targets and supporting other cost reduction initiatives, and assisting the Vice President of Operations with processes development and execution throughout the Operations organization.
Required Qualifications: • Bachelors degree in Supply Chain/Logistics, Business, Engineering, Finance or technical field from an accredited institution. • Minimum 7 years of sourcing or related supply chain management experience with electronic components, engineered componenents and finished goods in the aerospace/defense or electronics industry. • Must have strong costing, analytical, project management, change management, and negotiation skills. • Must have outstanding interpersonal, verbal, written, and presentation skills.
Preferred Qualifications: • Masters in Business Administration in a related field • Experience with MRO, capital equipment, and other indirect spend categories. • CPM or CPCM certification
Astronautics Corporation of America is a global leader in the design and manufacture of avionics equipment and systems for commercial and military aerospace. Our key product areas include electronic primary flight displays, engine displays, mission computers, electronic flight bags and certified servers for airborne applications. We provide system integration and custom software for critical appli...cations. Since its founding in 1959, Astronautics has been providing tailored solutions to help customers achieve their missions.