This candidate will assume an Electronics Buyer role within our C4ISR (CNS) Business Area. This role supports our supply chain through sourcing programs' electronic parts while following established and approved procurement policies and procedures. The Buyer's role is to follow these procedures in order to provide the best value procurement consistent with cost, quality and service requirements while maintaining excellent supplier relationships. This candidate will be learning, understanding and applying Federal acquisition Regulations (FAR) and internal policies and procedures and apply these guidelines to the solicitation, issuance and close-out of high volume, low cost purchase orders..
Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 2 years work experience or equivalent experience
Required Skills and Education
A basic knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulations, contract law and price analysis techniques. Communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Exhibit sound interpersonal skills involving interfacing, coordinating and negotiating with company personnel, customers and suppliers. Make decisions using sound judgment while complying with policies, procedures and appropriate principles and applicable state and federal laws and regulations.
Preferred Skills and Education
Ability to read and interpret drawings/data sheets in order to communicate with suppliers. Negotiation skills and experience. Expertise in Microsoft Office Software, especially Excel; Power Point and Microsoft Project.
About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.
The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression
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