The Supply Chain Specialist will focus on working collaboratively with Finance, Engineering, and other business partners to achieve company-wide goals. The Specialist is a projects-based role, focused on improving Supply Chain processes and capabilities.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.
Analyze data and trends to identify and lead projects, with the goal of yielding greater efficiencies within the supply chain and production areas, and deliver a higher ROI (Return on Investment).
Work collectively with other team members to negotiate terms and conditions for long term contracts with suppliers.
Lead process improvement projects, including updating or generating SOPs, WIs, Forms, etc. as required.
Ensure supply chain related documentation (contracts, purchase orders, etc.) meets federal and state regulatory requirements.
Report regulatory information to customers and other stakeholders as needed.
Work closely with the Engineering Department in the development of new products, including the sourcing of suppliers, obtaining samples, and quotes.
Researching potential domestic or international sources/vendors for supply.
Spearhead efforts to identify and implement cost reduction opportunities.
Serve as the champion for Inventory Management (i.e. process development, and system integration).
Manage and report out KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) within Supply Chain function.
Ensure departmental compliance with all quality/operating policies, procedures and standards.
Create and maintain the master database of approved suppliers.
Create and maintain a master database of any suppliers who support the company Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity plans.
Assist with buyer/planner tasks, as needed.
Participate in training as required.
Travel domestic and international up to 25%
Bachelor’s degree in any related discipline required.
At least 5 years of professional experience in purchasing and/or procurement.
Experience identifying and sourcing materials based on blueprints and other technical documents.
Experience utilizing ERP software – Visual a plus.
Proficiency with MS Software packages including but not limited to Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.
Thorough knowledge of contract negotiation, project management, purchasing and supply chain management.
Excellent verbal & written communication skills, including the ability to clearly present data.
Ability to set priorities to meet internal & external customer demands.
Must be highly organized, a self-starter and able to work independently.
Must be able to handle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.
Experience working with off-shore contract manufacturers
Ability to generate reports using SQL
Knowledge of Aerospace Quality Systems and regulatory requirements such as: RoHS, REACH, import/export, BAA, TSCA
In the world of aerospace engineering we know there are a multitude of manufacturers to choose from. Not many have more than 65 years of experience and are dedicated to ensuring that your program is successful. That’s what makes us stand out.
Quality, outstanding customer service and on-time delivery aren’t just an expectation with us, they are the pillars that uphold our reputation as a cutting-edge supplier. Our custom application engineered products are created by teams of driven engineers, with projects being expertly managed to maximize efficiency to ensure we meet aggressive timelines.
At HarcoSemco, we are Empowered 2 Be Better because we empower our employees to better themselves and enable our customers to be the frontrunners in their respective fields. We do this by working directly with you. We encourage regular engineer 2 engineer communication to facilitate the best analysis of the application so we can determine the best solutions.
Our company draws upon years of engineering expertise and our sales team members are engineers as well. They speak your language to ensure that we communicate efficiently and effectively. We are committed to exceeding your expectations at every stage.