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This is a temporary position
This position is for procurement of Commercial items (COTS) ranging from MRO to large electo-mechanical requirements. Must have experience with CPSR compliance and supporting an engineering-manufacturing environment. This is a very active and face paced environment with a small business mind set. Will utilize approved venfor list and MRP generated requirements to issue RFQ and award PO's.
Position requirements –
Attention to detail, receipt of PO acknowledgments, order expediting follow-ups; organizational skills; ability to multi-task in dynamics of environment;
Examine and analyze COTS purchase requisitions for completeness and accuracy of information; determines method to process requisition based on dollar amount, timeliness required, and/or establish competitive bidding. Working knowledge of MRP systems, Purchasing;
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/collaborate with various department levels to clarify or complete information. interface with vendor for resolution of payment issues, where needed.
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 skills while continuing effective vendor working relationships.
Solid understanding of manufacturing interface with Purchasing.
Strong analytical skills for evaluating supplier bids including cost analyses.
Demonstrated self-management, problem solving and priority setting.
Education & Experience