Strategic Purchasing Analyst Principle

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Manager of Supply Chain Strategy & Integration, the Strategy Purchasing Analyst Principle is responsible for and directs the tactical implementation of the strategic procurement activity within the S&I procurement group. The Strategy Purchasing Analyst Principle is responsible for contributing sound business judgment to define a comprehensive strategy resulting in superior cost, availability performance, and overall enablement of program execution. To further the development and implementation of commodity strategies, the Strategy Purchasing Analyst Principle will engage in a high degree of collaboration and communication with strategy analysts, engineering, programs, finance, manufacturing, contracts, the end customer, and other Supply Chain areas. This cross-functional coordination will typically include engagement on integrated product teams (IPTs), where the Purchasing Manager will provide technical and other input to influence key aspects of the design process.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Must exhibit sound business judgment
Experience with a high degree of communication and collaboration within the supply chain
Experience with integrated product teams (IPTs)

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services

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. Platforms & Services designs, develops, produces, supports, maintains, modernizes and upgrades armored combat vehicles, wheeled vehicles, naval guns, surface ship combatants, commercial vessels, missile launchers, artillery systems, military ordnance, and protective wear and armor. Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression


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