Strategic Supply Chain Material Estimator
at Geologics Corporation

Date Posted: 5/24/2019

Job Description

Opportunity:  Strategic Supply Chain Material Estimator / DOD-Aerospace / Bloomington MN / (Immediate need…)
 
Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
 
Applicants selected may be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
 
Education:
Bachelor's Degree in a related field or equivalent experience is required plus a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree without work experience
 
PREFERRED DEGREE TYPES AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelor degree with 2 years experience in logistics estimating. Intermediate level experience with Microsoft Excel and the Office Suite.

Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
 
Responsibilities:
 
  • Works with management to address all aspects of supply chain management, including procurement support, commodity business plans, market trends assessment, pricing and product availability
  • Prepares and issues purchase orders and agreements, and ensures all procurement actions which commit the company are properly documented, reviewed and approved consistent with policy and procedure and is able to identify potential risks in terms and conditions
  • Consolidates requirements, issues status reports, and negotiates pricing, discounts, and terms and conditions
  • Performs cost or price analysis on procurements of moderate value, risk and complexity
  • On proposals documents terms and conditions, price, delivery, quality, and performance requirements on moderately complex procurements
  • Coordinates risk assessments and creates risk management plans for moderate risk procurements
  • Works in a developing Supply chain management organization that is driving material commonality in an effort to reduce product risks and costs improving procurement turn time, while applying sound procurement principles
  • Participates in continuous improvement activities to drive material commonality cost, schedule and risk reductions
  • Acts as liaison between the programs team, other functional areas, and suppliers
  • Builds productive internal/external working relationships

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Understands relevant policy and procedures, including Quality processes, Counterfeit Parts, and other compliance requirements such as General Dynamic's policies/procedures, federal, state, Federal Acquisition Requirements/DFAR, and local laws
  • Has advanced knowledge of assigned commodities
  • Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action
  • Ability to work and succeed in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment while demonstrating superior presentation, communication, team building and leadership skills that may be required to have regular communication with business leadership
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills both verbal and written
  • Advanced understanding of procurement laws and regulations
  • Advanced analytical skills applied to increasingly complicated data
  • Advanced negotiation skills applied to increasingly complex price analysis strategies
  • Contractor purchasing experience, Federal Acquisition knowledge
Advanced understanding of ERP/MRP systems and applies procurement strategies


Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Minneapolis, MN
  • Job Type: Inventory
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 5/24/2019

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GeoLogics is a high-technology and technical services company with over 25 years of successful participation in development and experimental programs for aerospace and defense contractors, government agencies, and research laboratories. GeoLogics specializes in creating mission critical solutions and provides technical support in the areas of R&D, engineering, communications, software, and systems development.

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