Senior Procurement Buyer/Subcontract Specialist (location flexible)
Company: BAE Systems
Posted on: March 17, 2019
**Job Description** This positon can be located at either the Louisville, KY or Minneapolis, MN sites This position is responsible for all planning and sourcing activities required to assure continuity of supply for their assigned materials. Activities include request for proposals/quotes, analyzing costs and the ability to write a price and/or cost analysis, lead negotiations, and place compliant purchase orders according to internal procedures and FAR/DFAR regulations. They will also be responsible for creating and executing supporting agreements and proactively manage all contract deliverables. **Typical Education & Experience** Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience **Required Skills and Education** Bachelor's Degree and 6 years of relevant work experience or equivalent experience Strong subcontract management skills Ability to work collaboratively with a global team Strong interpersonal skills with proven ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with internal customers and suppliers Organizational skills to manage timelines, customer requirements and workload prioritization Ability to perform effectively and independently Strong problem solving skills and ability to think strategically Ability to manage job responsibilities with minimal supervision Ability to assimilate new information, processes and tools Lead and advise in the strategy, design and issuing of bids (RFI, RFQ and RFP) while ensuring accuracy and completeness Analyzing quotes and writing a detailed price/cost analysis Create and execute supporting agreements (PIAs, Letter of Subcontracts) Ability to lead formal negotiations (price, schedule and supplier exceptions to contractual requirements) Execute existing commodity/category strategies to include ongoing development of savings Manage contract deliverables and supplier performance Performing subcontract closeout actions, complete file documentation, and transfer files accordingly Preparing reports and contractual **Preferred Skills and Education** Working knowledge and/or experience with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Defense Federal and State Acquisition Regulations Working knowledge of Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) and Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) requirements. Understand prime contract flow down requirements ERP experience Working knowledge and/or experience with import/export licenses Project Management Advanced degree and/or certification in CPSM, CPM, CIPS or CFCM **About BAE Systems Platforms & Services** The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repairjust to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too. We celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We re laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues. **Senior Procurement Buyer/Subcontract Specialist (location flexible)** **BAE1US23898** EEO Career Site Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities . females . veterans . individuals with disabilities . sexual orientation . gender identity . gender expression
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