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Senior Specialist, Procurement (Alpharetta, GA)

Company: Harris Corporation
Location: Alpharetta
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Job Description:

Description:Job Title: Senior Specialist, Procurement Job Code: SAS20221503-78731 Job Location: Alpharetta, GA Job Description: This individual will manage a portfolio of complex procurement acquisitions with both new and existing programs. The qualified candidate must have a thorough understanding and experience with acquisition principles, theories, concepts, regulations, and experience demonstrating a broad application of those practices, techniques, and standards. The candidate must be customer focused and possess the ability to develop innovative solutions to a variety of complex problems; have excellent verbal, written and presentation skills to accurately report findings and procurement status to a variety of audiences; and have excellent interpersonal and leadership skills to influence and guide cross-functional teams, customers and external suppliers. In addition to this skill set, the candidate will also be required to lead negotiations with suppliers for complex procurements. Essential Functions: Review, plan, negotiate purchases in accordance within established policy and procedures Obtain written quotations from suppliers in support of competitive bidding Managing suppliers to negotiate best pricing and lead-time. Work with suppliers to expedite purchase order deliveries. Attend production meetings in support of manufacturing requirements. Maintains accurate supplier, purchase order and department files, including MRB activites. Understands and utilizes the ASL (Approved Supplier List) in supporting the timely placement of purchase orders As required searches out alternate vendors or supplies to mitigate supply risk. Oversees maintenance of an up-to-date filing system on pricing and vendors to ensure immediate and accurate access to information. Qualifications: Bachelors Degree and 8 -10 years of Buying experience Recent experience buying in a DoD environment Knowledge of DFAR, FAR Understanding of purchasing requirements within AQ9100 Preferred Additional Skills: Ability to manage multiple major Suppliers. Must be able to organize required documents within a paperless proces. Well organized with the ability to lead cross-functional teams. Masters Degree, with minimum of 5 years of DoD procurement experience Strong Knowledge of ERP Systems Mastery of MS Excel (Spreadsheets) Experience as a Trainer Job Profile Matching Criteria: Expertise OperationsSupply Chain Location USA - GA - Alpharetta

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