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Job Tracking ID:  KTTS-19-049
Location:   Orlando, FL
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  March 02, 2019
 
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Job Description:

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

Experience and Skills:

Preferred –

  • 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.


Additional Information:
 
Job Level:   Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings:   1
Years of Experience:   At least 3 Years
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP