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UTC Aerospace Systems

Procurement Associate

UTC Aerospace Systems - Phoenix, AZ

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us. Get onboard the UTC Aerospace Operations and Supply Chain team and play a part in managing our innovative products from inception to delivery. Operations and Supply Chain employees have the opportunity to network across our businesses and functions, all while improving the productivity, quality and efficiency of our operations worldwide. When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us. As a Procurement Associate, located in Phoenix, AZ., you will have the responsibility to manage supplier accounts to ensure on-time delivery, zero defect plans, and drive strategic results within their supplier accounts. This role offers the selected candidate an opportunity to engage with various levels of management both internally and externally. This is an entry level position that is considered an optimal launching platform for someone who is seeking upward career growth in both the supply chain and/or operations disciplines. It is also a great opportunity for training, learning, and development with a highly skilled and very versatile supply chain team. The ideal candidate will be able to confidently present supply chain findings internally and externally with customers, while interacting with UTAS management teams.Primary Responsibilities:Assist in managing all aspects of assigned supplier relationships, including: delivery and quality performance, cost and inventory management, contractual compliance, and internal/external customer satisfaction.Drive purchase order execution, product delivery, product cost, and product quality.Ensure compliance with all aspects of the UTAS Procurement Manual, UTC Code of Ethics, International Trade Compliance, and Transition Standard Work (TSW).Interact with Regional Office personnel, such as: Delivery Assurance Specialists, Supplier Quality Assurance Representatives (SQARs), Supplier Development Engineers, etc. to ensure suppliers are being engaged by multiple functions, as required, to address systemic issues impacting performance.Ensure the extended team is deployed in a way to mitigate all risks present for the assigned suppliers.Integrate with the core Supply Management team, and leverage the Commodity Strategies and Global Sourcing initiatives to maximize the impact of new programs for cost, quality, and delivery.Ensure active daily use of the ACE operating system through ACE tool usage to improve EH&S, quality, delivery, financial, employee engagement, and customer satisfaction.Drive Supplier Gold by participating in supplier improvement activities and Supplier Reviews.Qualification: Basic Qualifications: 0 years of experience with Supply Chain Internship experience, or1 years of experience in Supply Chain/Operations/Buying or similar role is requiredProficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word) Preferred Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have prior internship experience in the aerospace industry, preferably knowledge in supply chain and/or operations; would have knowledge of SAP systems and standard work Working knowledge of SAP or related ERP systems is highly preferred Experience with Send Request for Quotations and create purchase ordersExperience performing cost analysis, negotiations, and price justifications for purchase orders.Ability to work independently with some direction.Strong collaborator who is willing to reach out to subject matter experts for help, and can also be patient and calm under pressure.Effective communication and interpersonal skills while building relationships within the supply base; ability to ensure appropriate level of assertiveness, as needed.Attentive to details, and comfortable working with both large and small audiences. Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen. Education: Bachelor's Degree in Operations, Supply Chain, Engineering, or other Business related field is required.Master's Degree in Operations, Supply Chain, Engineering, or other Business related field is preferred. United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.Note to candidates regarding interview scams: We'd like to make it clear that UTC Aerospace Systems never asks candidates for money. If you've been approached with a job offer that you suspect may be fraudulent, we strongly recommend you do not respond, send money or personal information. Please report any suspicious activity to Talent Acquisition .

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Procurement Associate UTC Aerospace Systems - Phoenix, AZ, United States

   

Location: Phoenix, AZ

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