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Position Requirements are as follows:
Attention to detail, receipt of PO acknowledgments, order expediting follow-ups; organizational skills; ability to multi-task in dynamics of environment;
Working knowledge application of Deltek Costpoint MRP or similar MRP systems;
Knowledge & experience with US Government procurement including knowledge of FAR & DFAR related regulations & compliance (CPSR)
Experience in purchasing commercial (COTS) electronic components and or hardware assemblies
Effective communication skills required to interface with various department levels and Kratos management as well as assist in the resolution of payment issues.
Ability to cross-training functional capabilities among team custom fabrications and expediting.
Efficient skills in Microsoft Office suite to support of enhanced vendor & internal communications.
Negotiation fundamentals & solid understanding of manufacturing interface with Purchasing
Strong analytical skills for evaluating suppliers including cost analysis abilities
Self-management and priority setting
Have aspects of professional procurement formal disciplines in a corporate structured department.
Purchasing team environment; with strong ability to work well in team oriented focused dept./ work with others
An organizational professional aptitude with highly motivated efforts to support fast-paced environment.
Ability to read blue prints / auto cad drawings / schematic drawings / technical specifications understanding
Advanced excel spreadsheet capabilities & related computer skills required.
Familiar with credit-card only purchases
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelors degree in Business or related field is preferred and/or equivalent four years of related Purchasing experience required.