Sourcing Agent
General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products (GDATP) - Lincoln, NE

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Job Responsibilities:
Function: Help plan, procure and control the acquisition of raw materials, products and services for General Dynamics, Armament & Technical Products, Lincoln Operations that meet the requirements set forth by GDATP Operations, Engineering and Quality Assurance. Strive for cost reduction of raw materials, products and services. Monitor lead-time of materials and services.

Duties: Under general supervision, applies the basic principles, concepts and practices of supply chain management. Responds to well defined tasks guided by policies and procedures.

� Plan acquisition of materials, products and services to ensure lowest cost and delivered when needed.

� Generate solicitations and purchase orders.

� Procure required material and services within program budgets in support of build plans.

� Manage supplier performance and communicate status.

� Provide support to resolve issues and mitigate cost, technical and schedule risks.

� Assure compliance to GDATP policies and procedures, as well as public law.

Required Education:
Required: High School Diploma
Preferred: Bachelor of Science in Business or Supply Chain

Required Work Experience:Required:
� Minimum of 3 years purchasing experience.
� Use of MS Office Products.
� Experience using competitive and single source solicitation techniques.
� Significant purchasing experience (sustained annual purchases totaling more than $1M).
� Prior expediting or scheduling experience or equivalent education may be substituted.
Preferred: Experience with Oracle SCM.

Other Desirable Requirements:Required:
� Good attention to detail.

� Organizes workload effectively.

� Capable of multi-tasking.

� High degree of integrity.

� Working knowledge of MS Word & PowerPoint.

� Clear and concise communication skills.

� Good business acumen.

� High level proficiency in MS Excel.

� Capable of analyzing complex bids and awarding based on most probable award quantities and schedules.

� Familiar with Federal, State, or Local Government purchasing processes and regulation.

� ISM Certification

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Generally dynamic, General Dynamics is a prime military contractor to the Pentagon (the US government accounts for about 70% of sales). The...