Manage all material related issues pertaining to new program development and serves as the main focal point for varied outsourcing projects. Develop negotiate and administer all major and highly complex, high risk subcontracts to ensure compliance on supplier cost schedule legal and performance criteria.
* Obtain the best quality service and value for products and services through effective bidding negotiation and supplier management. * On-going research of needed capabilities and technologies to coordinate and disseminate engineering support for sourced end item systems level development requirements * Develop and maintain logistics documentation to manage actions schedules deliverables and issues associated with key major subcontractors. * Sporadic extended travel and on-site supplier coordination * Possess skills to research assess develop and recommend end item acquisition and collaborative relationship strategies for various aspects needed in flight control systems solutions. * Ability to develop coordinate and negotiate agreements reflecting appropriate accountability for inferred risk as a major subcontractor and performance to customer obligations * Strong project management presentation and negotiation * Strong communication skills with the ability to lead and coordinate activities across multiple organizational and discipline boundaries Requirements: * Strategic perspective to formulate high level dollar and BOM major subcontract agreements in support of flight control systems solutions and work share/partnership agreements. * Demonstrated ability to perform the essential functions of the job typically acquired through ten or more years of increasingly responsible experience in contract administration or procurement including
* 2 to 5 years of high-level project and customer/supplier management. * Management and prior international subcontracting experience is highly desired.
Equal opportunity / Affirmative action employer.
• EDUCATION: A Bachelors degree in Business Administration. Certificate in Purchasing