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Job Tracking ID:  KTTS-19-071
Location:   Orlando, FL
Job Type:  Temporary
Date Updated:  April 11, 2019
 
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Job Description:

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.

Experience and Skills:

Education & Experience

 

  • A college degree of 2 years is required
  • At least 4 years of experience

 

 

 

  • Ability to read blue prints/auto cad drawings/schematic drawings/technical specifications and understanding the basics
  • Advanced excel spreadsheet capabilities and related computer skills preferred
  • Familiar with "credit-card only" purchases, Micro threshold, FFTA reporting, and SBA goals

 


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