United Technologies Corporation Procurement Specialist in Windsor Locks, Connecticut

Job ID: 71903BR

City: Windsor Locks

State: Connecticut

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.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Quote, negotiate, and place purchase orders and long term agreements for a wide range of part families and complexities. Justify the reasonableness of source selection and price. Maintain the delivery dates, price, and revision letters of purchase orders.

  • Build a solid relationship with and be the focal for each supplier. Assist with clearing all day to day issues including but not limited to payment issues, engineering changes, supplier requests for information, repairs, quality notifications, on time delivery corrections, etc.

  • Implement initiatives (including delivery/quality clinics) and collaborate with Supplier Performance, Supplier Quality, and Delivery Assurance to improve the delivery and quality performance of suppliers and help to mitigate delivery and quality risks.

  • Utilize the ACE operating system/tools (Kaizen, Value Stream Mapping, Quality Clinic Process Charts, Relentless Root Cause Analysis, etc.) to drive continuous improvement in procurement processes and improve supplier performance.

  • Collaborate with various functions including but not limited to SCM strategic, work transfer , new product introduction, operations, planning, and program to meet the cost, sourcing, and other unique needs of each function Completion of ad hoc projects with good visibility.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office suite

  • Excellent computer/typing skills

  • Able to read and understand engineering blueprints

  • Experience working within the SAP ERP system

  • Negotiation experience

  • Understanding of the UTC value chain, as well as manufacturing resource planning and supply chain elements such as order fulfillment, customer and supplier relationship management, demand and inventory management, etc.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 3+years of experience in Supply Chain, Operations, Engineering, Quality, or other Business related field.

  • Master’s degree preferred.

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.

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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:

  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office suite

  • Excellent computer/typing skills

  • Able to read and understand engineering blueprints

  • Experience working within the SAP ERP system

  • Negotiation experience

  • Understanding of the UTC value chain, as well as manufacturing resource planning and supply chain elements such as order fulfillment, customer and supplier relationship management, demand and inventory management, etc.

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.