Buyer position for L3 Integrated Land Systems- Warrior Mission Solutions- location in Londonderry, NH
This position is responsible for sourcing, negotiating, buying and managing a wide range of purchase requisitions in support of engineering, business development and other internal organizations in a compliant manner aligned with internal policies and procedures.
Purchase and delivery of materials, parts, and supplies to support plant operations, maintenance, engineering, business development, and general plant services
Issue requests for quotes/proposals (RFQ/RFP) and select best source consistent with cost, quality and delivery requirements for electronic, mechanical, optical and electro-mechanical components.
Monitor MRP action and exception messages daily, place orders, and align supply and demand daily. Track material status to production need date. Follow through on action items to align schedule and provide clear and open communication with planners and materials managers.
Able to evaluate bid responses, negotiate price, delivery schedules, and place purchase orders in accordance with division policies, procedures and government regulations.
Able to perform cost/price analysis and determine total cost of Ownership (TCO).
Support bids and proposals and NPI processes by target pricing initiatives
Assist in developing a strategic processes for the tactical outcome.
Determine requirements for contract creation, create contract, and leverage purchase order terms. Negotiate and manage long term pricing agreements on critical commodities.
Develop, implement and achieve cost saving initiatives and continuous improvement goals/projects
Understand and develop a total cost of ownership for parts and review and evaluate best possible cost on manufactured parts from outside sources
Maintain supplier relationship to attain service targets, and ensure flexibility and on time delivery
Plan sourcing selection process and lead the program team through supplier evaluation and election, adhering to fair and equitable procurement practices with direct line to corporate strategies
Compiles Studies market trends and interviews suppliers. Make recommendations to management of suppliers to be placed on the approved vendor list. Develop category strategies with knowledge of product market trends.
A minimum of 7 years of experience in procurement, materials management or commodity sourcing experience with a relevant Bachelor's degree required.
Strong working knowledge of procurement, planning and scheduling fundamentals.
Must have ERP experience in Materials/Procurement modules
Experience with developing RFQ/RFP, negotiations, contracts, preparing financial analysis, material acquisition, expediting and coordination of shipping arrangements.
Lean/ Conginues improvement
Please reach out to Kristin.Pearce@L3T.com
Internal Number: 103107
About L3 Integrated Land Systems - Warrior Mission Solutions - location in Londonderry, NH
L3 Integrated Land Systems is a global leader in the development and production of advanced night vision and electro-optical technology and systems for the U.S. military, federal agencies, public safety and sporting communities, and international markets. As part of L3 Technologies, Inc., and its ISR Systems Business Segment, Integrated Land Systems consists of leading and complementary military and commercial divisions: Insight Technology, Electron Tube Operations (ETO) and EOTech.