Triumph Group

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Buyer

Buyer

Requisition Number 
13829
Location 
US-CT-Windsor
# of Positions Remaining 
1
Position Type 
Full time
Experience (Years) 
5
Posted Date 
10/12/2017
Category 
Purchasing/Supply Chain - All
Security Clearance Required? 
No
Shift 
1
Relocation 
No

More information about this job

Overview

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.
 
Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.

This role will source, negotiate and purchases machinery, equipment, tools, raw material, packaging materials, parts, services, and/or supplies necessary for operation of an organization.  This individual will coordinate all activities related to procurement of a commodity beginning with intent to purchase through delivery. 

Responsibilities

  • Compiles and analyzes statistical data to determine feasibility of buying products and to establish price objectives.
  • Monitors performance of suppliers.
  • Compiles information to keep informed on price trends and manufacturing processes.
  • Evaluates areas of opportunity to leverage material acquisitions.
  • Tracks data to keep informed on price trends and manufacturing processes.
  • Negotiates with suppliers and analyzes suppliers' operations to determine factors that affect prices and to determine lowest cost consistent with quality, reliability, and ability to meet required schedules.
  • Reviews proposals, negotiates prices, selects or recommends suppliers, analyzes trends, follows up orders placed, verifies delivery, approves payment, and maintains necessary records.
  • May prepare request for proposals (RFP) and bid packages.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent and 5 years of related experience.  
  • Ability to function well in a fast paced, high pressure environment.  
  • Knowledge of MRP software in addition to familiarity and comfort with computer applications. 
  • Experinence with negotiations and contracts desired.

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