Windsor Locks, CT 06096
The Buyer Associate will support the Space Systems Windsor Locks procurement group.
Will be responsible for the procurement of a variety of material including: machined parts, electronic parts and assemblies and major subcontract/engineered items (i.e., supplier-designed valves, motors, sensors, etc.).
Will support all phases of the procurement process from source selection and negotiations to post-award administration.
Other duties include, but are not limited to:
performing various reviews/audits at a supplier's facility,
negotiating terms and conditions of purchase with the assistance Counsel,
coordinating the resolution of supplier issues,
reviewing and understanding supplier-generated program schedules,
expediting orders to ensure on-time delivery of hardware and other deliverables, and the completion of ad hoc reports for management.
Limited domestic travel is required.
BA / BS degree required
1-3 years of procurement experience of the commodities noted above preferably in support of U.S. Government contracts and/or within the aerospace industry.
A general knowledge of FAR, DFAR, NFS and Export Control (ITAR & EAR) requirements is preferred.
The ability to read and understand blueprints and other technical data is highly desirable.
Must be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.
Experience with Microsoft Office is required.
SAP experience would be desirable.
US Citizen/Green card required
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