United Technologies Corporation Purchasing Associate in Jamestown, North Dakota

Job ID: 50592BR

City: Jamestown

State: North Dakota

Country: United States

Category: Supply Chain: Procurement

Job Type:

Description:

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Procurement of direct material or indirect services while maintaining the highest code of ethics and conduct

  • Interfacing with external customers, internal manufacturing customers, supplier quality, shipping/receiving, accounts payable to foster highest customer satisfaction while adhering to aerospace requirements

  • Tracking supplier performance through supplier metrics ensuring quality, on-time-delivery, and low total cost of ownership

  • SAP data management

  • Tracking and expediting purchase orders throughout the supply chain; from the placement of the order, to receipt of product or service, to quality exceptions, to payment of the supplier

  • Identifying and facilitating implementation of supplier performance improvement opportunities

  • Minimizing inventory levels, shipping costs, and non-standard charges

  • Assists in the conduction of distribution and network studies to maximize the efficiency of operations.

  • Analyzes distribution and storage of goods to minimize costs and maximize profitability.

  • Forecasts inventory levels, equipment and manpower requirements in order to achieve desired delivery times and order fill rates.

  • Must adhere to all EH & S regulations and policies as well as attend required training courses related to EH & S

  • Follow the EH & S roles and responsibilities in accordance with the Cargo Policy MP5322

  • Other duties as assigned

*Education / Certifications

Bachelor’s Degree in business, engineering or equivalent studies with 0-2 years experience

APICs or ISM certification a plus (CPIM, CPM, CSCP, CSCP)

*Experience / Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in business, engineering or equivalent studies

Understands Lean Principles

Understands Contractual Terms and Conditions

Demonstrated Leadership Abilities

Some Travel

APICs or ISM certification a plus (CPIM, CPM, CSCP, CSCP)

Qualification:

Bachelor’s Degree in business, engineering or equivalent studies

Understands Lean Principles

Understands Contractual Terms and Conditions

Demonstrated Leadership Abilities

Some Travel

APICs or ISM certification a plus (CPIM, CPM, CSCP, CSCP)

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.