10 months ago
Business Unit UTC Aerospace Systems
Job ID 52733BR Date posted 08/22/City Fairfield
For more than thirty years, Interiors’ Propulsion Systems business has developed superior solutions for aerospace escape, vehicle passenger restraint systems and other safety innovations. Propulsion Systems’ heritage is distinguished by product innovation as well as acquisition of leading legacy suppliers including Space Ordnance, OEA Aerospace, Ducommon and Explosive Technology.
We remain focused on the customer, delivering low risk, high performance and cost effective systems and components. From electro-explosive devices and gas generators to linear energetic materials and rocket motors, Propulsion Systems supplies products that are ready to go when you are.
Responsible for the day-to-day tactics required to procure direct material or indirect services and to manage purchase orders from request for quote to supplier payment. Required to balance the tradeoffs of inventory and shipping costs to achieve low inventories and on time-delivery schedules through day to day supplier communications, management of reorder quantities, and ERP requirement signal management.Responsible for accurate payment and payment schedules to supplier.
Procurement of direct material or indirect services while maintaining the highest code of ethics and conduct
Interfacing with external customers, internal manufacturing customers, supplier quality, shipping/receiving, accounts payable to foster highest customer satisfaction while adhering to aerospace requirements
Tracking supplier performance through supplier metrics ensuring quality, on-time-delivery, and low total cost of ownership
SAP data management
Tracking and expediting purchase orders throughout the supply chain; from the placement of the order, to receipt of product or service, to quality exceptions, to payment of the supplier
Identifying and facilitating implementation of supplier performance improvement opportunities
Minimizing inventory levels, shipping costs, and non-standard charges
Analyzes distribution and storage of goods to minimize costs and maximize profitability.
Forecasts inventory levels, equipment and manpower requirements in order to achieve desired delivery times and order fill rates.
Must adhere to all EH & S regulations and policies as well as attend required training courses related to EH & S
Other duties as assigned
Qualification: 4 years of related work experience in a manufacturing environment- Buying under FAR/DFAR Guidelines a plus
* Understands Lean Principles
* Understands Contractual Terms and Conditions
* Demonstrated Leadership Abilities
APICs or ISM certification a plus (CPIM, CPM, CSCP, CSCP).
Education: Bachelor’s Degree required
Master's Degree preferred in business, engineering or equivalent studies
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.