United Technologies Corporation Senior Associate - Procurement in Chula Vista, California

Job ID: 74483BR

City: Chula Vista

State: California

Country: United States

Category: Supply Chain

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us

Get onboard the UTC Aerospace Operations and Supply Chain team and play a part in managing our innovative products from inception to delivery. Operations and Supply Chain employees have the opportunity to network across our businesses and functions, all while improving the productivity, quality and efficiency of our operations worldwide

United Technologies Aerospace Systems (UTAS) Supply Chain - has an immediate opening at our Chula Vista, California facility as a buyer for Boeing Legacy and Military Team. We are seeking a highly motivated individual with strong people and interpersonal skills. The ideal candidate will be an integral part of Supply Chain Management with our production programs. Being a core performer in Supply Chain will require interface with program leadership, engineering, production control, customers and of course the supply base.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • The candidate must be able to provide delivery assurance, cost management and use their experience and industry leading tools to ensure 100% on-time delivery and quality.

  • The candidate will also prepare RFQs (Request for Quotes), participate in negotiations and issue Purchase Orders in a timely manner.

  • Robust supplier management is a must.

  • Attendance at Supplier Watch List and program material status meetings will be required.

  • Time management skills and the ability to handle high volumes of work in a fast paced environment are essential.

  • This position will also require the candidate to be an ACE (Achieving Competitive Excellence) participant and advocate.

  • Participation in ACE/Continuous Improvement events and activities will be required.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Thorough knowledge of Supply Chain processes.

  • Advanced understanding of contract structure, business terms and conditions.

  • Proficient in Excel, Power Point, Project and MRP/ERP systems.

  • Thorough knowledge of Project Management. - Works well in a team environment, highly motivated.

  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.

  • Strong people / interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Excellent organization skills.

  • Work independently, remain calm under pressure and deal with ambiguity.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in the Aerospace industry.

  • SAP proficiency.

  • Knowledge of Continuous Improvement

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management or related field with 2+ years related experience required.

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

Note:

  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

  • Drug Screens for re-hires only performed for previous employees who have been gone from company for more than 1 year.

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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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Thorough knowledge of Supply Chain processes.

  • Advanced understanding of contract structure, business terms and conditions.

  • Proficient in Excel, Power Point, Project and MRP/ERP systems.

  • Thorough knowledge of Project Management. - Works well in a team environment, highly motivated.

  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.

  • Strong people / interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Excellent organization skills.

  • Work independently, remain calm under pressure and deal with ambiguity.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in the Aerospace industry.

  • SAP proficiency.

  • Knowledge of Continuous Improvement

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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.