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Procurement Rep
Ref No.: 18-01833
Location: Palmdale, California
CPI is hiring a Procurement Rep (Buyer/Analyst) for an on-going need in Palmdale, CA. This position is for our global Aeronautics client. An ACTIVE DoD SECRET is Required to be considered.

This assignment is a US Government Contract which requires all applicants to be US Citizens.

  • Will develop subcontract specifications, work statements, and terms and conditions for the procurement of specialized materials, equipment, and services.
  • Prepare bid packages, conducts bidders' conferences, analyzes and evaluates proposals, negotiates subcontract provisions, selects or recommends subcontractors, writes awards, and administers resulting subcontracts.
  • Negotiate and coordinate additions, deletions, or modifications to subcontracts.
  • Participate with contracts administration and purchasing to develop subcontract policies and procedures.
  • Procurement of Airframe detail parts and assemblies from engineering drawings (build to print) in a Material Requirements Planning (MRP) system and Systems, Applications, and Processes (SAP) system in support of various airframes.
  • Source and purchase machinery, equipment, tools, raw material, packaging materials, parts, services, and/or supplies necessary for operation of an organization.
  • Compile and analyze statistical data to help determine feasibility of buying products and to help establish price objectives.
  • Compile information to keep informed on price trends and manufacturing processes. Confer with suppliers and learns to analyze supplier operations to determine factors that affect prices and determines lowest cost consistent with quality, reliability, and ability to meet required schedules.
  • Will work with many internal and external departments and customers.
  • Some travel may be required.

Background & Experience Required:
  • 4+ years of Purchasing experience.
  • SAP
  • Bachelor's degree or higher is required.