Buyer - Defense Contractor - Combat Vehicles
Oshkosh , WI 54901
Posted 3 weeks ago
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We are looking for an experienced, engaged and diverse professional with experience as a defense industry buyer, more specifically in the combat vehicle space.Coordinate all business and internal actions between us and our suppliersCommunicate parts availability issues to assigned Tactical Leader and GPSC as neededProvide information and manage the supplier relationships in our interfaceConduct component Technical Reviews with Suppliers and our internal engineering teamsMonitor and coordinate incoming supplier shipments ensuring compliance & procedures (Section-J)Create and maintain weekly purchasing metrics that measure supplier & department performanceParticipate in lean events and other continuous improvement trainingSupport New Model/Platform launches in Production/ManufacturingResponsible for answering MRP messages received via our ERP systemCreate debits memos, and credit memos as neededUnderstand and utilize Oshkosh Portal system to communicate and train suppliersFollow all procedures that ensure compliance to all government regulations and public lawsProvide timely feedback to manufacturing and purchasing managementSupport timely completion of projects assigned that support department goals
- Bachelor's degree in Business, Economics, Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Industrial Engineering or related field
- Internship experience
- Experience working within defense contracting is preferred
- Experience working within the combat vehicle industry is also preferred
Work with an exceptional team in a professional, defense industry environment where you are making a significant and meaningful difference to the men and women of the armed forces.
Benefits are commensurate with the Buyer level of this role.
Applicants for this position may need to be "U.S. Persons," as defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or granted asylum.