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Buyer

Location: 

Bohemia, NY, US

Requisition ID:  469775

Collins Aerospace is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Created in 2018 by bringing together Rockwell Collins and UTC Aerospace Systems, Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

 

At Collins Aerospace, our Interiors team is focused on innovation, safety and cost efficiency. But we don’t just get people from point A to point B. We’re committed to making air travel more comfortable, connected and secure. As a leader in aviation interior products and services, we’re helping airlines and original equipment manufacturers create a positive experience for their customers. With offices and manufacturing facilities in more than 12 states across the U.S. and more than 10 countries around the globe, we’re changing the game of aircraft interiors. Are you ready to join our team?

 

As a leader in the aerospace industry, we have a number of exciting positions available right now, including a Buyer in our Lighting & Integrated Systems business located in Bohemia, New York.

 

 

JOB SUMMARY

 

Reporting to the Director of Materials, the Buyer will purchase merchandise, materials, components, equipment, and/or services for the Bohemia, New York business.

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Purchases materials, parts, supplies, and equipment following established purchasing policies and procedures and optimizes price, delivery, and terms; typically purchases $10-$20 million per year of products and services; purchases complex items where detailed specification is involved.
  • This seasoned-level position is involved in developing specifications and requires analysis to balance the value of competing bids; guided by established policy and with minimum supervision, carries out broad assignments usually involving the purchase of important and critical items requiring extensive or specialized knowledge and experience.
  • Provides guidance and training to lower-level Buyers.
  • Interviews supplier representatives regarding specifications, costs, inspection, and similar problems relating to parts and equipment.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

     

    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

     

  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from four-year College or University; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum of 8 years of relevant experience including the following:
  • Experience with electronics, PC boards and ability to read prints.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, and customers.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • Aerospace industry experience.
  • Practical working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suit.
  • Experience of Supply Chain Management, Projects Management and Data analysis.
  • Experience using Macola, SAP, JD Edwards or other MRP/ERP systems.
  • Past experience in highly technical environments.

 

 

The above description reflects the details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be construed as a detailed descriptions of all the work requirements that may be performed in the job.

EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Long Island
Nearest Secondary Market: New York CIty

Job Segment: Procurement, Purchasing, ERP, Buyer, Aerospace, Operations, Finance, Technology, Aviation

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