United Technologies Corporation Supply Chain - Account Specialist Pratt & Whitney in East Hartford, Connecticut

Job ID: 50693BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Supply Chain: Procurement

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Description:

The Global Supply Chain team is responsible for working closely with suppliers across the world to ensure we deliver affordable, high-quality parts that meet our customer's dynamic needs. Our team fosters an internal environment that thrives on utilization of the UTC ACE operating system, while coaching and supporting the supply base to ensure they meet our quality standards and achieve success in their lean journey. We are looking for a candidate with strong leadership and communication skills with the ability to work in a challenging environment. The candidate should able be able to provide a high level of customer focus while meeting business objectives.

This position is in the GSC Organization. The role of Account Specialist is both exciting & challenging. This position requires exceptional problem-solving skills & the ability to build efficient working relationships across the many P&W functional groups; Military & Commercial Engines, Global Transitions, Quality, Materials, Continuous Improvement, Production Readiness, Global Work Share (GWS) and multiple suppliers. Strong communication skills, specifically conversational, email, telephone, & occasional presentation, are desired. Delighting customers is a must by providing timely and accurate updates via the most desired communication means.

The Account Specialist is responsible for all aspects of supplier relationships, including delivery and quality performance, cost and inventory management, business reviews and customer satisfaction. An Account Specialist will oversee purchase order execution and product delivery, ensuring placement of on-time schedule agreements, billing adjustments, terminations mitigation & cost reduction goals execution. The Account Specialist must comply with all aspects of the P&W Procurement Manual, GSC Standard Work, UTC Code of Ethics, International Trade Compliance, & Transition Standard Work (TSW).

The role of Account Specialist also requires the long-distance interaction with Regional Office personnel such as Delivery Assurance Specialists, Supplier Quality Assurance Representatives (SQAR’s), MCL, ESA, Continuous Improvement Specialists, & the GWS “Buyers & Planners” providing procurement & materials management for the commodities. As an Account Specialist, you’ll be responsible to ensure GWS’s quotation, cost analysis/price justification, market share appropriations, & placement of schedule agreements are completed on-time & in compliance with all appropriate regulations & procedures.

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Qualification:

Basic Qualification:

Bachelor's degree

US Citizenship is required for this role

Preferred Qualifications:

Master's degree

4 + years’ experience in supply chain

Effective communication and interpersonal skills

Microsoft Office tools

Working knowledge in SAP – ideally SAP SNC

Familiarity with F135 Engine Program

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.