Create commodity specific sourcing strategies and supplier agreements to optimize supplier base and lower total cost of ownership. Lead supplier selection and recommendation activities including qualitative and quantitative analysis.
Negotiate PO/contract terms and conditions and supervise supplier performance to ensure continuity of supply.
Identify risks in supply chain and develop risk mitigation plans. Work closely with engineering team to optimize BOM cost structure.
B.S. degree in business, engineering or a technical field
5+ years or related experience in a manufacturing environment
Excellent negotiation and communication skills
Strong Analytical skills
Knowledge of FAR/DFAR is a plus.
From: Kratos Defense