United Technologies Corporation Senior Associate - Procurement in Windsor Locks, Connecticut

Job ID: 76923BR

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.

This position is for an Established Procurement professional. Carries out Procurement processes, standards, and operational plans, including RFPs, negotiation preparations, and cost analysis. Responds to client inquiries about order status, changes, or cancellations to ensure customer satisfaction.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Carries out Procurement processes, standards, and operational plans, including RFPs, negotiation preparations, and cost analysis.

  • Responds to client inquiries about order status, changes, or cancellations to ensure customer satisfaction.

  • Carries out activities associated with purchasing goods, materials, supplies, and services to ensure terms are in the organization’s best interest.

  • Prepares purchase orders, approves payments, and negotiates prices to ensure the procurement process goes smoothly, under general guidance.

  • Compiles price proposals, financial reports, and other data and information to provide input on reasonable prices.

  • Prepares request for proposals (RFP) and bid packages to take on new accounts.

  • Monitors contract performance to ensure compliance with contractual obligations.

  • Contacts suppliers to schedule or expedite deliveries to ensure resolution of problems such as shortages and missed or late deliveries.

  • Responsible for all aspects of the relationship with a specific supplier within a commodity.

  • Directs and manages all schedules, and purchase orders for the client account or the product family.

  • Ensures product is delivered on time, meets quality standards, and at the right cost.

  • May perform delivery assurance responsibilities.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor Degree AND 1-3 years of experience in relative field.

Preferred:

purchasing experience

SAP experience

procurement experience

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree AND one to three years of prior relevant 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:

Bachelor Degree AND 1-3 years of experience in relative field.

Preferred:

purchasing experience

SAP experience

procurement experience

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.

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