Procurement Specialist Sr - Company Description:
Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) is a world:class prime systems integrator and electronic systems provider known for its rapid, innovative, and agile technology solutions. Fast:growing and widely diversified, SNC is a high:tech electronics, engineering, and manufacturing corporation that continues to expand our impressive portfolio of capabilities, programs, products and services.
SNC is a privately held company under the leadership of Chief Executive Officer, Fatih Ozmen and President, Eren Ozmen. Over the last 30 years under the Ozmens leadership, SNC has remained focused on providing its customers the very best in diversified technologies to meet their needs and has a strong and proven track record of success. Headquartered in Sparks, Nevada, SNC is the Top Woman:Owned Federal Contractor in the United States.
Since SNC was founded in 1963, the company has a strong tradition in developing and providing high technology electronics, avionics, and communications systems. Investing heavily over the years in people, processes, modern facilities, and the state:of:the:art equipment, SNC continues to enhance its technical advantage to provide innovative and cost:effective solutions to exceed its customers needs. With numerous successful and diverse acquisitions, SNC continues to acquire new capabilities as it expands its tradition of excellence into new growth areas of Renewable Energy, Telemedicine, Nanotechnology, Cyber, Net:Centric Operations, Microsatellites and Human Space Flight.
SNC now has an extremely talented workforce of over 3,000 personnel most of whom are scientists, engineers, or technical personnel with college or advanced degrees, and all of whom are dedicated to satisfying customers requirements. The companys six Business Areas operate from 30 locations in 16 states along with numerous customer support sites located throughout the world.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
Directly perform buying assignments of varying complexities requiring experience in assigned commodities and knowledge of purchasing policy and procedures.
Receive requisitions; analyze for quantity, specifications, drawings, and delivery requirements. Develop qualified sources, request pricing and delivery, competitively select suppliers, document procurement action and place orders.
Follow:up with suppliers to ensure delivery schedules and key milestones are achieved. Coordinate any changes with Planning and Program Management as appropriate to evaluate impact.
Analyze and quickly address any invoice discrepancies.
Support proposal efforts with RFP's/RFQ's.
Develop alternate sources, ensuring continuity of supply, consistency of quality, and competitive pricing.
Consolidate requirements and utilize the most suitable method of purchasing such as purchase order, blanket purchase order or supplier stocking arrangement
Maintain purchase order files in audit ready condition
Enter purchase orders into Costpoint and ensure accurate data is maintained in Costpoint
Advise management of market conditions and supplier base activity, which could affect pricing, and or future availability
Gain familiarity with the end use of assigned commodities, leading to the possibility of finding alternative materials or sources
Evaluate suppliers through methods such as supplier visitations and various objective performance measurements, including on:time delivery, service performance, and price performance
Punctuality to work each day and prepared to work scheduled work hours
Develop annual objectives in concert with departmental and company goals
Generate effective communications, good relations, and a positive image with suppliers and coworkers, promoting courtesy, objectivity, and fairness
Support company goals for the utilization of small, small disadvantaged, woman:owned and veteran:owned businesses
Other duties as assigned
Responsible for thoughtful adherence to all SNC Policies, Proced
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