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Job Tracking ID:  KSTC-20-014
Location:   Orlando, FL
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  November 26, 2019
 
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Job Description:

This position is for procurement of Fabrication and Commercial items (COTS) ranging from MRO to large electro-mechanical requirements.  Must have experience with CPSR compliance, Federal procurement (DoD preferred) and supporting an engineering-manufacturing environment.  This is a very active and face paced environment with a small business mind set.  Will utilize Approved Vendor List and MRP generated requirements to issue RFQs and award POs.  Develop new sources when tasked to do so.

Experience and Skills:

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.

  • Ability to read blue prints / drawings / schematics / technical specifications

  • Knowledge & experience with US Government procurement knowledge of FAR & DFAR related regulations & compliance (CPSR)

  • Experience in purchasing 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.

  • Working knowledge of Deltek Costpoint Material Module

 

Preferred Requirements:

 

 

  • Advanced excel spreadsheet capabilities & related computer skills preferred.

  • DoD-DLA procurement experience, is extremely useful.

  • DAU graduate with DAIWA Level 2 or similar certification

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