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Senior Buyer

at BAE Systems, inc.

Posted: 3/3/2019
Job Reference #: 217926
Keywords: procurement

Job Description

Job Title
Procurement Anst Sr

Location Code
TX018_6500 Tracor Ln_Austin_TX

Job Description

Procure materials, equipment, supplies and services of a highly-specialized and complex nature based on program-specific requirements and specifications. Develops purchase orders in accordance with specifications, requirements, work statements and terms and conditions. Lead procurement activities and assigned commodities required for the sourcing of complex programs for material, software, and services. Will help develop, support and execute sourcing strategies based on existing and forecasted spend, demand and supply challenges and marketplace conditions, ensuring alignment with the Business Area objectives. Prepares/reviews proposals, develops evaluation criteria, selects or recommends suppliers, creates electronic purchase orders (ePO) files for review, prepares awards and administers resulting purchase orders. Negotiates additions, deletions, or modifications to purchase orders and resolves invoicing issues. Follow and execute to established and approved procurement policies and procedures in order to provide the best value consistent with quality and service requirements while maintaining good supplier relations. Responsible for Procurement Compliance and Cost/Price Analysis. 
 
This role emphasizes supplier engagement, management, development and production ramp-up in addition to negotiating and ensuring compliance to high value/complex purchase orders. A successful candidate must be able to be an effective communicator internally and externally, build mutually beneficial relationships, willing to advance their knowledge of procurement compliance, and proactively adopt best practices and support new initiatives, including Zero Defect initiatives with suppliers.

At BAE Systems, the work you do truly matters. You develop leading-edge products and technologies and deliver world-class services that help safeguard lives, defend freedom, and solve complex problems. Our unwavering commitment to making the world a better and safer place is a constant inspiration for our employees and our greatest source of pride.  With BAE Systems, what you do is more than a job. Its inspired work
We offer a 9/80 work schedule, Employee discount programs, flexible hours, growth and development opportunities along with a competitive benefits package.



Auto req ID
47387BR

State/Province
Texas

City
Austin

Advertising Title
Senior Buyer

Country
United States