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Buyer

Location: 

New Berlin, WI, US

Requisition ID:  447350

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 are growing and pleased to offer a Buyer position at our facility located in New Berlin, WI.

 

 

JOB SUMMARY

As part of the Strategic Sourcing team, develops and implements sourcing strategies to support new product develpoment and well as achieve year over year improvement on cost, quality, and delivery.

 

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work closely with Programs, Engineering, and Quality teams to support new product introduction, including conducting RFQs, supplier selection, supplier capability assessment, pricing negotiation, etc.
  • Support and implement sourcing initiatives including supplier consolidation, supply base rationalization, sourcing process standardization, material cost optimization, etc.
  • Partner with key business stakeholders to ensure sourced material and services meet the needs of the business.
  • Ensure continuous improvement in safety, quality, delivery, and cost. Provide feedback to suppliers to help maintain and improve supplier performance.
  • Support and drive innovative processes, procedures, and methodologies related to sourcing for the improvement of cost, quality, and delivery.
  • Lead contract negotiations and execution for strategic suppliers.
  • Perform detailed cost analysis to ensure highest quality at the lowest cost solution.

 

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS  .

  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from four-year college or university; and at least two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills

 

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience in Aerospace industry.

 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: Waukesha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee

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