Buyer / Procurement Representative - Orlando FL

Lockheed Martin Corporation Orlando , FL 32801

Posted 2 weeks ago

Description:Position is responsible for procuring materials and services in support of the Air Dominance programs. Also responsible for managing the performance of critical Bill of Material (BOM) procurements through The South East Material Acquisition Center (SEMAC) and potentially major subcontracts including the oversight of sub tier suppliers. Individual will be a Global Supply Chain representative supporting multiple Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) and/or Supplier Management Teams (SMTs). Individual will be responsible for:

Purchasing hardware and service requirements as required. This includes generating all required purchase order evaluations and documentation; negotiating with suppliers; and successfully completing required purchase order files.

Leading / participating in Supplier Management Teams (SMTs).

Interfacing on a regular basis with both internal customers, suppliers and procurement teams.

Work closely with technical operations, production operations, Quality, production control on hardware development and/or delivery of various operational hardware and test equipment.

Must be organized and able to work autonomously with reduced oversight.

Basic Qualifications:

Experience placing US government purchase orders.

Experience resolving complex hardware delivery issues

Experience in SAP or equivalent MRP systems

Good working knowledge of MRP processes

Demonstrated material handling skills

Knowledge of invoice payments processes

Supply chain experience

Experience with and knowledge of FAR/DFARS compliance requirements

Very good organizational skills

Proficient communication skills

Be willing to work in a team environment

Be familiar with lean six sigma processes and procedures

Candidate should be able to read and understand technical drawings and documents

Be capable of prioritizing heavy workloads efficiently

Have experience working with MRP databases

Desired Skills:

Experience placing Purchase Orders (PO's) greater than $25K within a government procurement system

Demonstrated negotiation skills

Experience with SAP

Green / Black Belt Certified

Earned Value Management System (EVMS) trained / certified

Experience working with suppliers in a development environment

Experience working with cross-functional teams, to specifically include design engineering, supplier quality and test engineering

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