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    Textron Mesa, AZ 85213

    Job #2223062249

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    Description

    JOB SUMMARY

    Use demand signals to plan, prepare, and implement negotiation strategies. Manage effective competitive bidding process including analyzing and evaluating proposals along with negotiating and selecting or recommending suppliers. Manage inventory levels to maximize turns while maintaining fill rates.

    1. Perform a variety of activities in support of successfully procuring and arranging for delivery of materials, services, and supplies for assigned parts/commodities.

    2. Identify cost reduction opportunities and strategies for assigned parts/commodities.

    3. Accountable for supplier cost reduction and cost avoidance commitments.

    4. Identifies and supports opportunities for long-term agreements.

    5. Use demand signals to plan, prepare, and implement negotiation strategies.

    6. Manage effective competitive bidding process including analyzing and evaluating proposals along with negotiating and selecting or recommending suppliers.

    7. Manage inventory levels to maximize turns while maintaining fill rates.

    8. Preparation of purchase orders and follow through to expedite delivery and shipments.

    9. Review defective or unacceptable goods with inspection or quality control to determine source of trouble and take corrective action in a timely matter.

    10. Analyze market and industry conditions/material costs and develop supply recommendations.

    Take your career higher at Textron Aviation.

    • Competitive starting salaries with growth potential

    • Health benefits beginning day one

    • Tuition assistance and continuing education programs

    • 12-paid holidays a year

    • Paid parental leave options

    A new career awaits.

    Qualifications

    EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS

    • Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, Finance, or related field.

    • No experience required

    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

    • Ability to generate quantitative improvements in supplier delivery, quality, and costs is very desirable.

    • Self-motivated, persistent, hands-on, result oriented, well organized with ability to handle multiple. projects within expected time frame with a sense of urgency.

    • Excellent interpersonal, communication and planning skills are required.

    • Ability to work in a close team environment and under tight deadlines.

    • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritize as necessary.

    • Highly responsive to internal and external customer requirements, with a high attention for detail.

    • Strong oral and written communication skills.

    • Ability to make critical decisions and problem solve.

    _ The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. _

    EEO Statement

    Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

    Pay Transparency Policy Statement

    The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.

    Job Supply Chain

    Primary Location US-Arizona-Mesa

    Recruiting Company ABLE

    Schedule Full-time

    Job Level Individual Contributor

    Shift First Shift

    Req ID: 302875

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